Library Committee Handbook

Executive Committee

Innovation Fund

June 2014 Innovation Fund


Fund Title

Final Report

William Weathers Building a Repository for Print Holdings
Susan Avery, Jim Hahn International Student Search Query Support with the Freebase API
Qiang Jin,, Jim Hahn Preparing for the post-MARC world: BIBFRAME Transformation for Enhanced Discovery

2013-2014 Innovation Fund

PIFund TitleFinal Report
Lynn Wiley, Michael Norman, and Mary Laskowski

Building a collaborative cooperative cataloging tracking system (CCTS)

Jennifer Teper, Cherie' Weible, William Schlaack, Annette Morris Last "test" phase of a proposed change in the way that preservation and conservation select and prioritize materials for treatment within the units
Kirstin Dougan MPAL iPad Loans Available
Jennifer Teper, Cher Schneider, Rohit Bhargava Pilot research on the use of cutting edge spectroscopic imaging and other current analytical testing approaches to anticipate appropriate conservation treatments based on their interactions with materials and long-term effects
Valerie Hotchkiss ShE-books Pilot/Head Start Project Available

2012-2013 Innovation Fund

PIFund TitleFinal Report
Joanne Kaczmarek, Tracy Popp, Chris Prom, Kyle Remkus, Sarah Shreeves, Ellen Swain Charlotte: Building a Web Harvesting Service Available
Tom Habing, MJ Han, Betsy Kruger, Kyle Rimkus Increasing Library Contributions to the HathiTrust Available

2011-2012 Innovation Fund

PIFund TitleFinal Report
Sarah Christensen, Merinda Hensley, Sarah Shreeves Curatescape Chambana Available
Jim Hahn Applied Research in Institutionalizing and Sustaining Diversity Recruitment in Library Settings Available
Kirk Hess Transcribing Serialized Fiction Available
Chris Prom iKive-A Trusted Personal Archives Service