OhioLINK Webinars and Presentations

Below are links to recorded training presentations and powerpoint slides for OhioLINK members.

OhioLINK Webinars (Ostaff login may be required)

  • Using JoVE Core and Lab Manual Science Education Videos in Your STEM Courses (4/06/21) - Learn about JoVE's recent partnership with OhioLINK and the new STEM learning resources available to you. This webinar will help you get started using JoVE videos in your science courses.
    • A recording of this presentation can be accessed here.
  • ETD Community Meeting (4/05/21) - This community meeting includes a discussion on accessibility and a first look at the new user interface, features, and changes for the OhioLINK ETD Center. 
    • A recording of this presentation can be accessed here.
  • Wiley Cochrane Library Webinar (4/01/21) - An introduction to the Wiley Cochrane Library spanning topics from what's included in this resource to how to search and browse that content.
    • A recording of this presentation can be accessed with an Ostaff login here.
  • EDS Preview Impressions (3/29/21) - Christina Beis, the Discovery Services Librarian at the University of Dayton will demo the New EBSCO Discovery Service user interface (UI) and share her institution’s impressions of it.
    • A recording of this presentation can be accessed with an Ostaff login here.
  • SILLVR: Streaming Interlibrary Loan Video Resources Workshop (3/23/21) - Streaming Interlibrary Loan Video Resources (SILLVR) is a collaborative pilot between the Auraria Library and Colorado Alliance of Research Libraries (Alliance) that allows, for the first time, library to library borrowing of streaming videos. This presentation will describe the origins of SILLVR, how it works, and the outcomes of the first pilot year.
    • A recording of this presentation can be accessed here.
  • How OhioLINK Policy Teams Work (3/17/21) - Learn more about OhioLINK’s three Policy Teams: Cooperative Information Resources Management Team (CIRM), Database Improvement and Discoverability Team (DIAD), and Intercampus Services Committee Team (ICS). How do the team works? Who are the members? Where can people find more info on Ostaff, OhioLINK’s password-protected member extranet?
    • A recording of this presentation can be accessed with an Ostaff login here.
  • Films on Demand Librarian Webinar (3/09/21) - Join us for a guided tour of the Films On Demand platform exploring the platform's content, navigation, and unique tools to use Films On Demand creatively - playlists, quizzes within videos and embedding into LibGuides or an LMS.
    • A recording of this presentation can be accessed with an Ostaff login here.
  • eTutoring RoundTable (3/01/21) - At this RoundTable, the plans for moving to a new platform and thoughts about the task force conversations Campus eTutoring Coordinators have had in the prior month were discussed.
    • A recording of this presentation can be accessed here.
  • How OhioLINK Works (2/18/21) - Curious about OhioLINK fundamentals? Amy Pawlowski will talk about OhioLINK as a member-driven organization - its history, leadership, governance and committees, budgets and funding. How are decisions made? What are the committees and teams? How can members participate and provide input? How do you get your questions answered?
    • A recording of this presentation can be accessed with an Ostaff login here.
  • Using JoVE Core & Lab Manual videos for Science Education Webinar for Faculty (1/21/21 & 1/25/21) - Join us to learn about JoVE's recent partnership with OhioLINK and the new STEM learning resources available to you.  JoVE is the world-leading producer and provider of science videos that increase the productivity and efficacy of STEM research and education. Our library includes science videos across multiple disciplines and provides the breadth and depth needed to meet the needs of science students and researchers at all levels.
    • A recording of this presentation can be accessed with an Ostaff login here.
  • MIT Press Introduction Webinar for Librarians (1/21/21) - This webinar includes a brief overview of the collection, usability of the platform, and what is available in the administrative portal.
    • A recording of this presentation can be accessed with an Ostaff login here.
  • Sage Business Cases Webinars (1/5/21, 1/6/21, 1/19/21) - This webinar includes an in-depth look at the SAGE Business Cases collection and its coverage of a variety of in-demand subjects including entrepreneurship, business ethics, diversity & inclusion in the workplace, accounting, and more.
    • A recording of the separate presentations for librarians and for faculty can be accessed with an Ostaff login here.
  • PCIRC Winter Update Webinar (12/17/20) - An open discussion for PCIRC librarians to check in with their colleagues about changes in print services now and for the upcoming Spring 2021 term. Rather than a presentation, this is intended to be a chance to share and receive information about local changes to workflow, processes, and spaces in response to Covid.
    • A recording of this presentation can be accessed with an Ostaff login here.
  • Streaming Media Open Discussion (12/16/20) - Seth Sisler, Electronic Resources Librarian, and Lorraine Wochna, Media Librarian, both of Ohio University, joined Meghann Matwichuk media librarian from the University of Delaware to moderate a discussion on Streaming Media: How to find what you need, licensing and budgeting issues, and hosting services. 
    • A recording of this presentation can be accessed with an Ostaff login here.
  • E-resources Open Discussion (12/02/20) - Melissa Hill, Serials and Electronic Resources Manager at Ohio Wesleyan University, moderated an open discussion about what’s going on in the OhioLINK e-resource community.
    • A recording of this presentation can be accessed with an Ostaff login here.
  • Sage Stats/Data Planet New Interface Walk-Through for OhioLINK members (11/10/20) - Sage will be updating the user interface to the Sage Stats database in early 2021. As part of this update, the Sage Stats modules that all OhioLINK members currently have access to (Business Stats, Local Stats, State Stats, and U.S. Political Stats) will be available in a new interface from Data Planet.  Sage is offering a webinar for OhioLINK libraries for a walk-through of this new Data Planet platform.
    • A recording of this presentation can be accessed with an Ostaff login here.
  • LibKey Webinar: New OhioLINK Opt-in Resource (9/23/20) - OhioLINK will offer LibKey from vendor Third Iron as an opt-in resource for CY2021. Please join us for an introductory webinar about LibKey.
    • A recording of this presentation can be accessed with an Ostaff login here.
  • New OhioLINK E-Book Platform Demonstration and Training Session (7/31/20) - OhioLINK will soon be starting the launch of the new Electronic Book Center (EBC) platform. In this training session, Judy Cobb from OhioLINK and Jessica Duggan from BiblioLabs cover both the process for migration to the new platform as well as the features and functionality of the new platform.
    • A recording of this presentation can be accessed with an Ostaff login here.
  • American and English Literature Collection: New Platform Demonstration and Training for OPLIN and INFOhio (7/29/20) - The American and English Literature collections hosted on the OhioLINK Electronic Book Center (EBC) are migrating to BiblioBoard, the new EBC platform. In this webinar, Judy Cobb (OhioLINK) and Jessica Duggan (BiblioLabs) cover the details of the migration and the features available on the new platform.
    • A recording of this presentation can be accessed here.
  • Introduction to Consortial Deduplication in GOBI and OhioLINK’s Cambridge University Press Evidence-Based Acquisitions (EBA) (7/23/20) - OhioLINK member institutions now have unlimited access to 8,500+ Cambridge University Press Cambridge Core e-books through an innovative Evidence-Based Acquisition agreement. The agreement provides unlimited subscription-access to the e-books for five years, and also allows OhioLINK to purchase a subset of these e-books for permanent access. Like other OhioLINK e-book packages, this new EBA package is run through GOBI, in order to allow libraries to avoid unintended duplicate purchases locally. This presentation is targeted at librarians who work with book purchasing and the GOBI system. It will address how consortial deduplication for OhioLINK’s book packages works in GOBI, with specific examples from the new Cambridge EBA package.
    • A recording of this presentation can be accessed with an Ostaff login here.
  • Preparing for the Restart of Lending (7/15/20) - A lot has changed in the last four months, and as OhioLINK libraries look ahead to the Fall semester and the resumption of print lending there is a lot of preparation to do. In this webinar, Joe Glass (Notre Dame College), Tony Maniaci (Ohio State University), and Melanie Smith-Farrell (University of Akron) will talk about considerations for new safety procedures, resuming courier delivery, and restarting PCIRC requesting, with plenty of time reserved for a broader conversation with PCIRC librarians about INN-Reach circulation.
    • A recording of this presentation can be accessed with an Ostaff login here.
  • Off-Campus Access with EZproxy – a Primer (7/15/20) - With the increase in distance learning due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it is safe to say that more now than ever patrons need access to electronic resources from off-campus, and for most OhioLINK libraries, off-campus access relies on OCLC’s EZproxy. If you ever wondered how EZproxy works, this webinar will cover the basics of EZproxy, look at how OhioLINK uses EZproxy, and consider some starting points for troubleshooting.
    • A recording of this presentation can be accessed with an Ostaff login here.
  • Introduction to OhioLINK's Cambridge University Press Evidence-Based Acquisitions (EBA) Agreement (7/1/2020) - OhioLINK member institutions now have unlimited access to 8,500+ Cambridge University Press Cambridge Core e-books through an innovative Evidence-Based Acquisition agreement. The agreement provides unlimited subscription-access to the e-books for five years, and also allows OhioLINK to purchase a subset of these e-books for permanent access. What is an EBA and how does it work? What books are included in OhioLINK’s agreement and for how long? What types of usage data will be provided to inform purchasing decisions? Join Julie Carlson of Cambridge University Press to find out more about this new resource in your collections.
    • A recording of this presentation can be accessed with an Ostaff login here.
  • OhioLINK Webinar: Print Services During COVID-19 (5/6/2020) - Library services for print resources have changed dramatically over the past several weeks as institutions have moved to distance learning during the COVID-19 pandemic. From staff working remotely, to changes in ILL fulfillment processes to modified loan periods and increased renewals, there are many strategies that libraries have employed to continue to support students through the Spring semester. In this webinar we hear from librarians at Miami University, University of Dayton, University of Findlay, and Xavier University about print services at their libraries, followed by time for a broader Q&A and conversation on print services going into the Summer semester.
    • A recording of this presentation can be accessed with an Ostaff login here.
  • Virtual Management During COVID-19 (4/29/2020) - Moderated by Miriam Matteson, Kent State University iSchool professor and Interim Associate Dean of the College of Communication and Information, and panelists Karla Aleman - Dean of Library & eLearning, Lorain County Community College; Morag Boyd - Acquisitions and Discovery Strategist, The Ohio State University; and Tiffany Lipstreu - Library Director, Otterbein University; share strategies and best practices for virtual management based in their recent personal experiences. Topics include emotional labor, change management, team communication, and motivation. The last ten minutes are Q&A.
    • A recording of this presentation can be accessed here.
  • Fulfilling Requests for Video During COVID-19 (4/9/2020) - Librarians from Miami University, Case Western Reserve University, Ohio Northern University, and Kenyon College discuss best practices for Fulfilling Requests for Video During COVID-19. How are libraries responding to requests for videos to be used in remote instruction now that access to collections are limited? Panelists also discuss exploring access, utilizing special offers and trials, adapting acquisition workflows, and the need for increased communication, as well as fair use copyright law.
    • A recording of this presentation can be accessed with an Ostaff login here.
  • Managing E-Resources During COVID-19 (3/26/2020) - Many publishers and content providers have offered free access to electronic information resources to help health care professionals and college and university students learning at a distance during the COVID-19 pandemic. There has been a deluge of information made available. What are the most effective strategies for managing these new, temporarily available resources, and making them easily discoverable and accessible to our campus communities? Find out in this webinar where Librarians share best practices for evaluating and making these resources accessible.
    • A recording of this presentation can be accessed with an Ostaff login here.
  • Member Portal Webinar (11/20/2019) - The OhioLINK Member Portal is a self-service tool to view information about OhioLINK e-resources and services for member libraries. This webinar demonstrates the available features of the Member Portal.
    • A recording of this presentation can be accessed with an Ostaff login here.