University of West Florida Libraries
2006-2008 Libraries Digital Technology and Learning Series

Technologically enhancing learning and digital information services for UWF Faculty, Students and Community for the 21st Century


John C. Pace Library 2008


SATELITE (Beta Launch)
(Dr. Ray Uzwyshyn, Stephen Fluharty, UWF Digital and Learning Technologies)
A New Statistical Analytic Toolset for Endeca, Libraries and Information Technology Environments
SATELITE, UWF Endeca, Endeca Corp, Overview Part I, Part II
John C. Pace Library Technology Classroom
April 25, 2008 10:00 am - 12:00 pm


Fundamentals of Digital Stewardship
(Kara McClurken, Solinet)
An Introduction to Digital Preservation Standards, Core Requirements and Principles of Long Term Access
Digital Stewardship Online Resources, Presentation PDF  Scanning PDF
John C. Pace Library Technology Classroom
March 20, 2008 1:00 pm. - 3:00 p.m.

Libraries and Distance Education in Virtual Worlds: An Introduction to Second Life
(Dr. Alberto Hernandez, UWF and Dr. Sandra Davis, PJC)
An Introduction to Virtual Worlds for Academic Libraries and New Distance Education Possibilities
Second Life Home Page , John C. Pace Library Technology Classroom
February 15, 2008 10 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


Metadata Standards for Digital Objects and Digital Libraries
(David Greenebaum, Solinet)
An Introduction to Metadata Standards for Digital Libraries
Introduction to Metadata (PPT), Dublin Core Best Practices, Metadata Resources
John C. Pace Library Technology Classroom
February 14, 2008 9 am - 11 am


Books and Bytes: A New University of West Florida Libraries Weblog
(Ray Uzwyshyn, Stephen Fluharty, UWF Library Digital and Learning Technology)
An introductory workshop to Weblogs for Academic Libraries and the New UWF Libraries Weblog
Weblogs in Academic Libraries Presentation , Weblog Features, Writing for Weblogs (Format Guidelines)
John C. Pace Library Technology Classroom,
December 5, 2007 10:00 am


Copyright in the Digital Age 2007: A Documentary Panel Screening
(John Berry, ALA, Keneth Crews, Indiana School of Law et al.)
An in depth look at copyright issues facing librarians and educators in the digital age
John C. Pace Library Conference Room
Section 108 ,Fair Use, The Teach Act
Friday, September 21, 2007 10:00 a.m.

New Library Digital System Management Tools and Catalog Possibilities: Endeca, Aleph 18, The Faceted Turn
(Endeca, Aleph, FCLA Endeca Tutorial )
Mary Ann O'Daniel, Wendy Ellis and Ellen Bishop, Florida Centre for Library Automation
John C. Pace Library Technology Classroom, April 23, 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Cmap Tools Workshop: Graphic Possibilities for Library Online Information Systems: Subject Guides, Websites and Beyond
(Cmap Tools)
Dr. John Coffey, University of West Florida Dept. of Computer Science
Library Technology Classroom, April 6, 10:00 a.m.


Elluminate: New Distance/Online Learning Infrastructure Possibilities
Jim Matson and Billy Colvin, UWF ITS
(Elluminate, UWF Distance Initiatives)
March 16, 2007, 2:00 P.M.
Library Technology Classroom



Concept Mapping: An Introduction to New Visual Paradigms for Information Architecture
Dr. Alberto Canas, Insitute of Human and Machine Cognition
(Concept Mapping, 2 (PDF), IHMC)
January 11, 2007, 9:00 A.M.
John C. Pace Library Technology Classroom



Metalib, Federated and Integrated Search Methologies: New Resource Discovery Tools
UWF Metalib Team
(Metalib Presentation)
December 7, 2006, 10:00 a.m.
John C. Pace Library Technology Classroom

Higher Educational Possibilities of Podcasting
John Allen and Kevin Hodges, Apple Higher Ed
(Podcasting, Stanford iTunes U, Berkeley Podcasting Initiatives)
December 6, 10:00 a.m.
John C. Pace Library Technology Classroom

New Social Networking Tools, Student Demographics and Technology Use:
Facebook, Myspace, Vodcasting and Beyond

(UWF Student Demographics and Vodcasting Presentation)
Jenae Burkhardt, Learning Centre Coordinator, UWF Student Success Programs
November 30, 2:30 p.m.
John C. Pace Library Conference Room


This series has been organized by Ray Uzwyshyn, Ph.D., Head, Digital and Learning Technologies University of West Florida Libraries,, (850)474-2448.

Enabled through the generous support of Dean of Libraries, Dr. Dana Sally and Associate UWF Libraries Director, Helen Wigersma. 2006-2008.