RPC Grant Awarded for Previous Years 2015 — 2016

Recipient Project Title / Description Request Amount of Award Date of Award
Jim Hahn and James Whitacre Integrating Indoor Positioning Beacons into Collections Based Wayfinding and Recommendations Hourly wages


Aug. 17, 2015

Laila Moustafa, Bethany Anderson and Josh Harris

World War II and the Holocaust: What Can be Done to Save Cultural Heritage in Times of War Travel support 


Aug. 26, 2015

Caroline Szylowicz

An Examination of Marcel Proust’s Reading and Book Collecting Practice Travel support 


Sep. 10, 2015

Antonio Sotomayor

The Sovereign Colony: An Index Indexing for a book 


Oct. 1, 2015

Mara L. Thacker, Tom Teper, Joe Lenkart and Esra Coskun

Measuring and Sustaining the Impact of Area Studies Collections in a Research Library Poster printing


Oct. 13, 2015

Jane Block

Théo van Rysselberghe and André Gide: New Perspectives Travel support


Jan. 27, 2016

Marek Sroka

The Inter-Allied Book Center in London and the Restoration of Czechoslovak and Polish Libraries Copies from archives $460 Jan. 28, 2016

Antonio Sotomayor

Religion and the YMCA in Havana, Club, 1898-1940s Travel Support $1,741.60 Apr. 4, 2016
Harriett Green Digital Humanities and Qualitative Inquiry: Digging into Data on a Large Scale Conference Support $360 Apr. 18, 2016
Erin Kerby and Christie Wiley Experiences in Managing Research Data: Graduate Students and Post-Doctoral Researchers in the Sciences Transcription services and participant incentives $1,018.00 Apr. 21, 2016
JJ Pionke Travel Support to Academic Librarian 4 in Hong Kong, China Travel Support $720 May 23, 2016
Kyle Rimkus, Chris Prom, and Bethany Anderson Evaluating Preservation Risk in Born Digital Electronic Records Hourly wages $4,934.40 May 23, 2016
Atoma Batoma Toward a Pragmatic Framework for African Onomastics: Example of Kabye Proper Names Travel Support $3,285 June 6, 2016
Dan Tracy Understanding Ebook User Behavior among LIS Students: Workflows and Workarounds Hourly wages and participant incentives $4,869.61 June 23, 2016