6 Works

Surveillance and Vendor Data Panel, University of Virginia Library

Brandon Butler, Timothy Morton, Ellen Ramsey, Robin Ruggaber & Judith Thomas
The University of Virginia Library presented this Surveillance and Vendor Data Panel discussion via Zoom on November 8, 2021. Shoshana Zuboff, professor emerita at Harvard Business School, warns that the conveniences of on demand digital information have made us blind and deaf to the ways high-tech giants exploit our personal data for their own ends. In her book, “The Age of Surveillance Capitalism,” Zuboff picks up on her argument that surveillance capitalism, a term she...

Sites Lacking Sight: Architectural Imperialism in Library Design

Ashley Hosbach
Slide deck and presentation notes for "Sites Lacking Sight: Architectural Imperialism in Library Design." Academic library architecture embodies the university's need to demonstrate monumentalism, authority, power, and knowledge through the built environment. This presentation critically examines settler colonial narratives in library architecture (exterior and interior) and considers implications for library users across historically marginalized communities and the university setting at large. Presented at the Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA) 47th Annual Conference in...

Campus-based Deficit Thinking in Libraries

Ashley Hosbach
Despite the rise in enrollment of distance education learners, dual-mode universities still frame online learners as a minority population and view online learning as a negative and inferior experience. Dual-mode libraries serving these institutions not only follow the same pre-set framing, but also actively contribute to this mindset. This presentation discusses campus-based deficit thinking in libraries and how to better serve distance education programs and their students. Presented at UVA Library's "Let's Talk Teaching" session...

Advancing Hyku: End of Project Update at Samvera Virtual Connect

Ellen Ramsey, Ilkay Holt & Elisa Barrett
This presentation at the open source community meeting "Samvera Virtual Connect" summarized the structural improvements and new features contributed by the end of the project to the Samvera Community’s Hyku platform. The project's aim was to support the growth of green open access through institutional repositories. The project partners were University of Virginia Library, Ubiquity Press and the British Library, with funding from Arcadia, a charitable fund of philanthropists Lisbet Rausing and Peter Baldwin. The...

Advancing Hyku: End of Project Update at Open Repositories

Ellen Ramsey & Ilkay Holt
This presentation at the 2022 Open Repositories meeting in Denver, Colorado, USA summarized the structural improvements and new features contributed by the end of the project to the Samvera Community’s Hyku platform. The project's aim was to support the growth of green open access through institutional repositories. The project partners were University of Virginia Library, Ubiquity Press and the British Library, with funding from Arcadia, a charitable fund of philanthropists Lisbet Rausing and Peter Baldwin....

2022 UVA Health Disparities Conference

Nadine Michel
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. stated that “Of all the forms of inequality, injustice in health is the most shocking and inhumane.” This conference was organized by passionate medical students who care deeply about the future of the American healthcare system and who are committed to addressing healthcare disparities throughout their careers. Today you will be hearing from faculty, resident physicians, community members, and medical students about their exceptional work in the domains of clinical...

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