Presentations

Presentations from the Lighting the Way Forum on February 10, 2020 were organized into five groupings or themes, most with dedicated question and answers sessions. All presentations were livestreamed and recorded, and speakers consented to having their recordings and presentation files shared under the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works (CC-BY-NC-ND) License. All presentation videos are viewable with or without open captions.

Introductory presentations

Information about the the Lighting the Way Project and the Lighting the Way Forum.

The Evolving Systems Ecosystem

What software and other systems do we use to make archival discovery and delivery possible, and how is that changing within institutional contexts?

Networks and the Big Picture

What issues are impacting archives and libraries at the level of the sector, consortia, or beyond, related to discovery and delivery?

Ethical, Legal, and Cultural Concerns

How have factors like privacy, cultural protocols, copyright, and others impacted our ability to address archival discovery and delivery, on a technical, operational, or strategic level?

Impacts on Public Services and Outreach

How does archival discovery and delivery fit within the front-line work of library and archives workers focused on reference, outreach, public service, and community needs?