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  • Are they ready to make the switch? Results of the WSU Libraries survey on electronic and print collections 

    Moore-Jansen, Cathy; Wolfe, Judith A. (DigitalCommons@University of Nebraska - Lincoln, 2005-06-01)
    A recent survey of Wichita State University faculty, staff, and students by the WSU Libraries shows the university community far from consensus on the issue of print versus electronic journals and other resources. The ...
  • Automatic subject heading assignment for online government publications using a semi-supervised machine learning approach 

    Hu, Xiao; Jackson, Larry; Deng, Sai; Zhang, Jing (American Society for Information Science and Technology, 2006)
    As the dramatic expansion of online publications continues, state libraries urgently need effective tools to organize and archive the huge number of government documents published online. Automatic text categorization ...
  • Beyond the OPAC: creating different interfaces for specialized collections in an ILS system 

    Deng, Sai (ALA (American Library Association) Annual Conference 2009., 2009-07-11)
    This presentation will discuss the speaker’s experiment of creating featured websites from specialized data in Voyager ILS in a wider context. These websites can be seamlessly integrated into public programming events and ...
  • Building Collections in IRs from External Data Sources 

    Deng, Sai; Matveyeva, Susan J. (2012-10)
    This presentation will address the experiments of building research publication collections from external data sources such as PubMed, IEEE Xplore and Web of Science in the DSpace based institutional repository (IR). ...
  • Cataloging quality as a communicative process 

    Matveyeva, Susan J. (American Library Association, 2004-06-26)
    The presentation discusses the usage of the online catalog by library staff, and showed the impact of staff's needs on quality of cataloging, in her remarks, "Cataloging quality as a communicative process." The presentation ...
  • Changing needs, changing roles 

    Deyoe, Nancy; Matveyeva, Susan J.; Walker, Mary; Williams, Virginia Kay (2009-04-01)
    When library needs change, how does technical services respond? In the last two years, Wichita State started an Institutional Repository, created an Electronic Resources position, and coped with the retirement of a long-term ...
  • Collaboration in research and authorship: the LIS book project 

    Deng, Sai; Chu, Heting (CALA-MW (Chinese American Library Association – Midwest Chapter) Annual Conference 2007, 2007-05-12)
    We present a collaboration model employed in a book project titled "Research Fronts in Library and Information Science (LIS) in the West." The book, published by Renmin University in Beijing in 2007 as a volume in a series, ...
  • Creating public websites from specialized Voyager data 

    Deng, Sai; Deyoe, Nancy; Blackburn, Gemma; Wang, Tse-Min (MPLA/KLA Annual Conference, 2009-04-03)
    We propose to present a model of building public websites from specialized data in Voyager. The website of Faculty Research Publications at Wichita State University will be featured. This presentation will first explore ...
  • Current essays and reports in retrieval and data mining : an annotated bibliography of shorter monographs 

    Alexander, Gwen; Wilson, Joan Brichacek; Williams, John H. (Scarecrow Press, 2005)
    Data mining is a technique used to discover and present data in useful form to support decision making. This work responds to the need for a multi-disciplinary research resource, offering various perspectives on the social ...
  • Customized mapping and metadata transfer from DSpace/SOAR to OCLC and Voyager 

    Deng, Sai; Matveyeva, Susan J.; Wang, Tse-Min (Ex-Libris Southcentral Users Group (ELSUG) Meeting 2008, 2008-10-09)
    We present an experiment of customized mapping and metadata transfer from DSpace/SOAR to OCLC to improve ETD work flow at Wichita State University Libraries. SOAR (Shocker Open Access Repository) is a DSpace based digital ...
  • Developing an effective mentoring program 

    Zhang, Sha Li; Deyoe, Nancy; Matveyeva, Susan J. (American Library Association, 2006-10-16)
  • Digital imaging and the Early Sedgwick County Township Maps project 

    Deng, Sai; Wang, Tse-Min; Nelson, Mary; Madway, Lorraine (Chinese American Librarian Association, 2008-01-19)
    This presentation describes the digitization, presentation and preservation of the Early Sedgwick County Township Maps, a project undergoing in Special Collections and University Archives at Wichita State University ...
  • Dynamic map display in web OPAC: an experiment at Wichita State University Libraries 

    Li, Hongfei; Deng, Sai; Deyoe, Nancy (Internet Chinese Librarians Club, 2007)
    Adding more features to the web OPAC or making the Integrated Library Management Systems (ILMS) more compatible to external web services has been a tendency in recent years. Wichita State University (WSU) Libraries' Dynamic ...
  • Dynamic map display in WebVoyage 

    Li, Hongfei; Deyoe, Nancy; Deng, Sai (Voyager EndUser Group Meeting 2007, 2007-04-26)
    The presentation discusses how the dynamic mapping project evolved and the pros and cons of using holdings records versus bibliographic records to generate the maps. The presentation addresses how to transfer data from ...
  • Enhancing workflow through batch import from Excel to DSpace 

    Deng, Sai; Matveyeva, Susan J.; Khan, Baseer (Kansas Library 2010 Conference., 2010-04-08)
    This presentation will address WSU Libraries' implementation of external programming to enhance workflow in its institutional Repository, SOAR (Shocker Open Access Repository). It will discuss several cases including the ...
  • From scratch: developing an effective mentoring program 

    Zhang, Sha Li; Deyoe, Nancy; Matveyeva, Susan J. (Internet Chinese Librarians Club, 2007-12)
    Formal mentoring programs are increasingly recognized as a means of recruitment and retention in a library setting. An effective mentoring program assists new librarians with diverse backgrounds in their professional growth ...
  • Implement online dissertations to support global learning environment 

    Downes, Kathy A.; Matveyeva, Susan J.; Zhang, Sha Li (Wichita State University, 2004-11-10)
    Presented at the Information Technology Conference, Wichita State University, 2004
  • Implementing Shocker Open Access Repository 

    Matveyeva, Susan J. (Kansas Library Association, 2008-04-09)
    With implementation of SOAR (Shocker Open Access Repository), Wichita State University faculty, staff, and students received a secure electronic database to store and access their works, educational material, and university ...