Presentations & Resources

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Posters and Infosheets

Educause 2016 Poster

HydraConnect 2016 Poster

Avalon 6.0 Infosheet

Presentations, Papers and Reports

We share fully downloadable versions of all presentations on our Slideshare account.

2016

Debs Cane. "Avalon Media System: Release 5.0 and Beyond."  Virtual presentation at Hydra Virtual Connect  (July 7, 2016). 

Also presented at Code4Lib Midwest Conference (University of Chicago: July 15, 2016). 

Jon W. Dunn, Evviva Weinraub. "Avalon Media System."  Presentation at Open Repositories 2016 (Trinity College, Dublin: June 16, 2016).

Julie Hardesty. "Fedora Migration Concerns." Presentation at Open Repositories 2016 (Trinity College, Dublin: June 15, 2016).

Carolyn Caizzi, Debs Cane. "Researching Researchers: Avalon Media System's Ethnographic Study of Media Repository Usage at Northwestern University."  Presentation at Open Repositories 2016 (Trinity College, Dublin: June 15, 2016).

Jon W. Dunn, Evviva Weinraub. "Avalon Media System."  Presentation at CNI Spring 2016 Membership Meeting (San Antonio, TX: April 4, 2016).

 

2015

Jon W. Dunn, Phil Poncella, Tony Tadey, Sebastian Bisciglia. "Variations to Avalon" webinar (Indiana University, Bloomington Dec 10, 2015).

Jon W. Dunn, "The Avalon Video and Audio Repository for Libraries and Beyond" Poster session at EDUCAUSE Face-to-Face Annual Conference 2015 (Indianapolis, IN Oct 28, 2015).

Julie Hardesty. "RDF in the Real World: Lessons in Morphing Metadata" Presentation at DLF 2015 (Vancouver, BC Oct 27, 2015).

Debs Cane. "What's New in Avalon 4.0?" Poster session and lightning round at DLF 2015 (Vancouver, BC Oct 26, 2015).

Chris Colvard, Brian Keese, Leah Lee. " Ensuring Equal Access, Collaborating on Accessibility." Brown Bag Presentation at Indiana University (Bloomington, IN  October 15, 2015).

Debs Cane. "HydraHeads Connect with Avalon." Unconference breakout session at Hydra Connect 2015 (Minneapolis, MN Sept 24, 2015)

Debs Cane, Julie Hardesty, Carrick Rogers.  "What's New in Avalon 4.0?"  Poster presentation at Hydra Connect 2015 (Minneapolis, MN Sept 22, 2015).

Jon W. Dunn. "Avalon - a demonstration and a roadmap." Plenary session presentation at Hydra Connect 2015 (Minneapolis, MN  Sept 22, 2015).

Michael B. Klein, Chris Colvard. "Avalon Technical Deep-Dive." Pre-conference workshop at Hydra Connect 2015 (Minneapolis, MN Sept 21, 2015)

Jon W. Dunn, Julie Rudder, Debs Cane, Mike Durbin, Hannah Frost. "Avalon Media System: Community Implementation and Sustainability. " Presentation at Open Repositories (Indianapolis, IN June 10, 2015)

2014

Jon W. Dunn, Mark Notess, and Julie Rudder. "The Avalon Media System" Presentation and Demo at the Yale University Sterling Memorial Library (New Haven, CT Nov 24, 2014).

  • Slides forthcoming

Presentations that were part of the "Avalon Media System: Implementation and Community" session the 2014 Digital Library Federation (DLF) Forum:

 

Jon W. Dunn. "The Avalon Media System: Implementation and Community." Presentation at the 2014 Digital Library Federation (DLF) Forum (Atlanta, GA, Oct 28, 2014).

Stephen Davis. "Time-Based Media Use Cases in and Integrated Access Environment, or... Should Columbia implement Avalon?" presentation at the 2014 Digital Library Federation (DLF) Forum (Atlanta, GA, Oct 28, 2014).

Jon W. Dunn. "Avalon at Indiana University." Presentation at the 2014 Digital Library Federation (DLF) Forum (Atlanta, GA, Oct 28, 2014).

Mike Durbin. "Avalon at the University of Virginia." Presentation at the 2014 Digital Library Federation (DLF) Forum (Atlanta, GA, Oct 28, 2014).

Bess Sadler and Hannah Frost. "Avalon at Stanford University Libraries." Presentation at the 2014 Digital Library Federation (DLF) Forum (Atlanta, GA, Oct 28, 2014).

Julie Rudder. "Avalon at Northwestern University" Presentation at the 2014 Digital Library Federation (DLF) Forum (Atlanta, GA, Oct 28, 2014).

Juliet L. Hardesty. "A-sides, B-sides, Chapters, and Special Features: Describing Content and Structure in Avalon Media System" Poster presentation at the 2014 Digital Library Federation (DLF) Forum, Community Idea Exchange (Atlanta, GA, Oct 27, 2014).

Jon W. Dunn. "The Avalon Media System: Open Source Audio and Video Access for Libraries and Archives." Presentation at the Association of Moving Image Archivists Annual Conference 2014 (Savannah, GA, Oct 9, 2014).

Stefan Elnabli. "OSDPA: One Body, Many Heads: Preservation and Access From Project Hydra." Presentation at the Association of Moving Image Archivists Annual Conference 2014 (Savannah, GA, Oct 9, 2014).

Michael B. Klein. "Avalon Media System Case Study and Demonstration." Presentation at Hydra Connect 2, (Cleveland, OH, Sept 30, 2014).

  • Slides forthcoming

Jon W. Dunn and Claire Stewart. "Avalon Media System update." Presentation at Open Repositories 2014, Fedora Interest Group (Helsinki, Finland, June 13, 2014).

Jon W. Dunn. "Audio and Video Repositories at Scale: Indiana University’s Media Digitization and Preservation Initiative." Presentation at Open Repositories 2014 (Helsinki, Finland, June 12, 2014).

Jon Dunn and Claire Stewart. "Avalon Media System." Poster presentation at Open Repositories 2014, Poster Reception (Helsinki, Finland, June 10, 2014).

Michael B. Klein and Julie Rudder. "Building for Others and Ourselves." Presentation at Code4Lib 2014 (Raleigh, NC, Mar 28, 2014).

2013

Jon W. Dunn, Mark Notess, and Julie Rudder. "Avalon 2.0" Webinar for community partners (Nov 14, 2013).

Stefan Elnabli. "Avalon Media System." Presentation at Association of Moving Image Archivists Annual Conference 2013 (Richmond, VA, Nov 7, 2013).

Jon W. Dunn and Andrea Zielke. "Avalon Media System." Presentation at the 2013 Digital Library Federation Forum (Austin, TX, Nov 4, 2013).

Jon W. Dunn. "Avalon Media System." Presentation at the 2013 Avalon Partners Meeting (Bloomington, IN, Oct 2, 2013).

Stefan Elnabli. "Avalon Media System." Presentation at Society of American Archivists Annual Meeting 2013 (New Orleans, LA, Aug 15, 2013).

Jon W. Dunn and Stu Baker. "The Avalon Media System: A Platform for Access-Controlled Delivery of Time-Based Media." Presentation at the Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (Indianapolis, IN, July 23, 2013).

Claire Stewart, Karen Cariani, Declan Fleming, Todd Grappone and Brian Tingle. “Repository solutions for time-based media.” Panel discussion at Open Repositories 2013 (Charlottetown, PEI, Canada, July 9, 2013).

Jon W. Dunn, Mark Notess, and Claire Stewart. "Avalon Media System Version 1.0" Webinar for community partners. (May 29, 2013).

Jon W. Dunn. "Avalon Media System." Presentation at CURATEcamp AVpres (Apr 19, 2013).

Stu Baker and Stefan Elnabli. "The Avalon Media System: An Open Source Audio/Video System for Libraries and Archives." Presentation at the CIC Indiana University Media Preservation Conference (Bloomington, IN, Apr 17, 2013).

Jon W. Dunn and Claire Stewart. "The Avalon Media System: An Open Source Audio/Video System for Libraries and Archives." Presentation at the Coalition for Networked Information (CNI) Membership Meeting (San Antonio, TX, Apr 4, 2013).

Jon W. Dunn and Mark Notess. "The Avalon Media System: A Next-Generation Solution for Media Management and Access." Presentation for the IU Digital Library Brown Bag series (Bloomington, IN, Mar 27, 2013). 

Michael B. Klein and Nathan Rogers. "The Avalon Media System: A Next Generation Hydra Head for Audio and Video Delivery." Presentation at Code4Lib 2013 (Chicago, IL, Feb 12, 2013).

Julie Rudder. "Avalon Media System: A Collaboratively Developed Video and Audio Content Management and Delivery Solution." Presentation at the Educause Learning Initiative Annual Meeting (Denver, CO, Feb 6, 2013).

Jon W. Dunn and Adam Hallett. "Avalon Media System." Presentation at the Opencast Matterhorn Unconference (San Diego, CA, Jan 30, 2013).

Stu Baker. "Developing a robust, fully open source solution for curating digital media collections in libraries and archives." Library Information Technology Association (LITA) Heads of Library Technology (HoLT) Interest Group Meeting, American Library Association Midwinter Conference (Seattle, WA, Jan 27, 2013).

2012

Jon W. Dunn and Stefan Elnabli. "Avalon Media System." Poster presentation at Association of Moving Image Archivists Annual Conference 2012 (Seattle, WA, Dec 5, 2012).

Jon W. Dunn and Michael B. Klein. "Variations on Video: The Avalon Media System." Presentation at Digital Library Federation Forum 2012 (Denver, CO, Nov 4, 2012).

Mark Notess and Jon W. Dunn. "Update for Community Partners on the Avalon Media System ." Webinar for community partners. (Oct 2, 2012).

Mark Notess, Jon W. Dunn, and Claire Stewart. "Variations on Video: Collaborating toward a robust, open system to provide access to library media collections." Presentation at Open Repositories 2012 (Edinburgh, Scotland, July 9-13, 2012).

Stephen Rhind-Tutt, Cyndy Scheibe, and Claire Stewart. "Ubiquitous Video: Can Libraries Offer It? (Or Can Libraries Adapt?)" Panel at the American Library Association Annual Conference. Anaheim, CA (June 23, 2012).

Karen Cariani, Jon W. Dunn, and Adam Wead. "Creating Access to Audio & Video Digital Media: The Variations on Video Project & the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame." Webinar presented as part of the Duraspace Community Webinar Series (June 6, 2012).

Chris Colvard and Stefan Elnabli. "Variations on Video: Building the Next Generation Library Media Management System." Presentation at the Opencast Matterhorn 2012 Unconference (Cambridge, MA, June 6, 2012).

Chris Colvard. "Rubyhorn: Ruby REST client for Matterhorn." Presentation at the Opencast Matterhorn 2012 Unconference (Cambridge, MA, June 6, 2012).

2011

Steve DiDomenico and Jon W. Dunn. "Variations on Video: Building the Next Generation Library Media Management System." Poster presentation at Open Repositories 2011 (Austin, TX, June 6-11, 2011).

Jon W. Dunn and Mark Notess. "User Needs and Project Plans for Library-Managed Media Assets."Presentation at the Sakai Conference 2011 (Los Angeles, CA, June 14, 2011).

2010

Jon W. Dunn. "Variations on Video Overview and Demo." Presentation at the Variations on Video Project Participant Meeting (Bloomington, IN, Oct 5, 2010).

Jon W. Dunn and Mark Notess. "A Survey of Video-Streaming Practice and Aspirations in Academic Libraries." Presentation at the EDUCAUSE 2010 Annual Conference (Anaheim, CA, Oct 14, 2010).

Claire Stewart and Jon W. Dunn. "Variations on Video: Issues and Opportunities with Streaming Video." Presentation at the Digital Library Federation Fall Forum (Palo Alto, CA, Nov 2, 2010).

 

 

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