Cradle Seminar Topics

2016 Presentations
Nigerian Defence Academy - Use of Academy Library
Title: Evaluating the Use of Academy Library by Cadets and Post Graduate Students in Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna, Nigeria
Presenters: Col. Muktar Muhammad Bunza, College Librarian, National Defence College Nigeria; Mrs. Maimuna Izah, Academy Librarian, Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna, Nigeria
Where: Manning Hall, Room 006 (WiderNet Lab)
When: Thursday, August 27th 2016, 12:00 noon


 
Working with Patrons in Crisis
Title: I’m not a social worker!: An information service model for working with patrons in crisis
Presenter: Lynn Westbrook, Associate Professor, School of Information, University of Texas at Austin
Where: Manning Hall, Room 208
When: Friday, April 24th 2016, 12:00 noon


 
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2015 Presentations
Your Internet and My Internet are Not the Same
Title: Your Internet and My Internet are Not the Same Thing: why  bridging the Digital Divide requires us to make keener distinctions about wealth and privilege
Presenter: Cliff Missen, Clinical Associate Professor and Director of WiderNet, School of Information and Library Science, UNC
Where: Manning Hall, Room 208
When: Friday, November 20th 2015, 12:00 noon

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Interacting with CIDOC CRM/ FRBRoo data
Title: A Framework for Interacting with CIDOC CRM/ FRBRoo data: With emphasis on heterogeneous needs
Presenter: Maliheh Farrokhnia,  PhD candidate, Library and Information Science at Oslo & Akershus University College in Norway
Where: Manning Hall, Room 208
When: Friday, October 9th 2015, 12:00 noon

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Should we archive Facebook?
Title: Should we archive Facebook?  Why the users are wrong and the NSA is right.
Presenter: Cathy Marshall,  Adjunct Professor, Center for the Study of Digital Libraries, Department of Computer Science and Engineering (formerly of Microsoft Research)
Where: Manning Hall, Room 208
When: Friday, September 18th 2015, 12:00 noon

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Enabling Use of Born-Digital Materials
Title: Getting to the Good Bits: Enabling Use of Born-Digital Materials
Presenters: Cal Lee, Associate Professor, School of Information and Library Science, UNC ; Kam Woods, Research Scientist, School of Information and Library Science, UNC
Where: Manning Hall, Room 208
When: Friday, September 11th 2015, 12:00 noon
 
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