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Dr. Martin Douglas Halbert
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Dr. Martin Douglas Halbert
Dean-Libraries, Associate Professor-Library and Information Sciences
 
Email  martin.halbert@unt.edu    Contact Number 3025    Halbert Homepage Halbert Homepage   
Keywords Digital Libraries, Digital Preservation, Library Administration, Information Policy   
toggle toggle  Professional Preparation
 Degree Major/Thesis/Dissertation Institution Year
Ph.D. New Models for Research Libraries in the Digital Age Emory University 2006
MLIS Library Science UT Austin 1987
BA Philosophy Rice university 1984
toggle toggle Appointments
Duration (YYYY - YYYY or Present)RankDepartment / SchoolCollege / OfficeUniversity / Company
2009-PresentAssociate ProfessorSchool of Library and Information ScienceCollege of InformationUNT
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  YearPublication  Type
2010
Published
"Preserving Our Collections, Preserving Our Missions" in A Guide to Distributed Digital Preservation
 
Martin Halbert and Katherine Skinner
Educopia Institute, Atlanta, GA, 2010, pp. 1-9
Book chapters
2010
Published
“The Information Commons: A Platform for Innovation,”
 
Martin Halbert
Journal of Library Administration, Vol. 50, No. 1, January 2010, pp. 67-74
Journal Articles
2009
Published
The Information Commons: A Field Guide
 
Martin Halbert and Charles Forrest
Scarecrow Press, 2009
Books Edited
2009
Published
“Avoiding the Calf-Path: Digital Preservation Readiness for Growing Collections and Distributed Preservation Networks,” in Archiving 2009
 
Martin Halbert, Katherine Skinner and Gail McMillan
Arlington, VA, May 2009, p. 86-91
Journal Articles
2008
Published
Strategies for Sustaining Digital Libraries
 
Martin Halbert and Katherine Skinner
Emory University Digital Library Publications, Atlanta, GA, 2008
Books Edited
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YearTitleRoleOrganization
2010-5-25“University of North Texas Open Access Policy,” Tectonics of Digital Curation Conference, MIT, Boston, MA, 25 May 2010.PresenterNEDCC
2010-5-25“Preservation through Collaboration: Structuring Preservation Cooperatives,” Tectonics of Digital Curation Conference, MIT, Boston, MA, 25 May 2010.PresenterNEDCC
2010-5-14“Leadership and Learning: Reflecting on Priorities,” Beta Phi Mu Induction Ceremony, TWU University, Denton, TX, 14 May 2010.PresenterTWU
2010-4-13“Cooperative Strategies for Distributed Digital Preservation: Toward a Reference Model for Distributed Digital Preservation,” CNI 2010 Spring Forum, Baltimore MD, 13 April 2010.PresenterCNI
2010-3-27“The Calf Path: Managing Digital Libraries and Projects,” School of Library and Information Science, University of North Texas, Denton, TX, 27 March 2010.PresenterUNT
2010-2-4“Distributed Preservation Networks: Challenges and Opportunities, Findings from the MetaArchive Cooperative,” Texas Heritage Digitization Initiative 2010 Annual Meeting, Austin, TX, 4 February 2010.PresenterTexas Heritage
2010-07-21“Modeling Interactions Between Repositories in the National Digital Stewardship Alliance: Toward a Distributed and Collaborative Framework for Preservation,” NDIIPP Partners Meeting 2010, Arlington, VA, 21 July 2010.PresenterNDIIPP
2010-06-27“The Economics of Open Access: Observations from a Dean of Libraries on Implementing Open Access,” ACRL-STS Hot Topics Discussion Group, ALA Annual 2010, Washington, D.C., 27 June 2010.PresenterALA
2010-06-16“MetaArchive and Distributed Preservation,” Distributed Digital Preservation for ETDs Workshop, University of Texas, Austin, TX, 16 June 2010.PresenterNDLTD
2009-7-12“Preservation Grant Funding : Notes from the MetaArchive Cooperative,” (Presented with Liz Bishoff), PARS Promoting Preservation Interest Group, ALA Annual 2009, Chicago, IL, 12 July 2009.Co-Presenter with Liz BishoffALA
2009-7-10“Out of the Box Thinking about Sources of Support,” ASCLA Pre-Conference, ALA Annual 2009, Chicago, IL, 10 July 2009.PresenterALA
2009-6-11“Getting ETDs off the Calf-Path: Digital Preservation Readiness for Growing ETD Collections and Distributed Preservation Networks,” (Presented with Gail McMillan) ETD 2009 Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, 11 June 2009.Co-Presenter with Gail McMillanETD
2009-5-27“The Digital Calf-Path: Growing and Sustaining Digital Collections in the 21st Century,” (keynote address) Digital Directions 2009 Conference, San Diego, CA, 27 May 2009.Keynote AddressDigital Directions
2009-4-3“Six Years of Digital Preservation: Findings and Activities of the MetaArchive Cooperative,” DigCCurr 2009 Meeting, Chapel Hill, NC, 3 April 2009.PresenterDigCCurr
2009-4-14“The Transatlantic Slave Trade Voyages Database: Digital Scholarship and Digital Libraries, Developing an Online Community of Scholars,” Presentation to the Emory Law School Faculty and Atlanta Law Librarians Association, Emory University, Atlanta, GAPresenter 
2009-10-9“Applying for Grant Funds,” Librarians for the Digital Age Grant Writing Workshop, GA COMO 2009 Conference, Columbus, GA, 9 October 2009.PresenterGA COMO
2009-10-8“The Transatlantic Slave Trade Voyages Database: Digital Scholarship and Digital Libraries, Developing an Online Community of Scholars,” GA COMO 2009 Conference, Columbus, GA, 8 October 2009.PresenterGA COMO
2009-1-25“Overview of MetaArchive Cooperative Recent Developments,” Digital Preservation Interest Group, ALA Midwinter, Denver, CO, 25 January 2009.PresenterALA
2008-9-22“The Transatlantic Slave Trade Database: Digital Scholarship and Digital Libraries, Developing an Online Community of Scholars,” Presentation to NEH Chairman Bruce Cole and Senator John Isakson, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 22 September 2008.PresenterNEH
2008-9-10“Open Source Software Benefits for Digital Scholarship and Digital Libraries,” Consultation for Princeton Theological Seminary, Princeton, NJ, 10 September 2008.Presenter 
2008-6-4“MetaArchive and Distributed Preservation,” Distributed Digital Preservation for ETDs Workshop, ETD 2008 Conference, Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, Scotland, 4 June 2008.PresenterETD
2008-4-30“Implementing User-Centered Design with Agile Software Development,” (Presented with Katherine Skinner), DLF Spring Forum 2008, Minneapolis, MN, 30 April 2008.Co-Presenter with Katherine SkinnerDLF
2008-12-3"Building & Sustaining Distributed Digital Preservation Infrastructure: The MetaArchive Cooperative," 4th International Digital Curation Conference, Edinburgh, Scotland, 3 December 2008.Presenter 
2007-8-7“Overview of Distributed Digital Preservation Networks & MetaArchive,” University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, 7 August 2007.PresenterUniversity of Louisville
2007-6-26“MetaArchive Content Expansion,” NDIIPP Partners Meeting, University of Maryland, MA, 26 June 2007.PresenterUniversity of Maryland
2007-6-14“Integrating ETD Services into Campus Institutional Repository Infrastructures Using Fedora,” ETD 2007 Conference, Uppsala, Sweden, 14 June 2007.Presenter 
2007-5-30“MetaArchive Distributed Digital Preservation Workshop,” Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, 30 May 2007.PresenterEmory University
2007-12-10“New Cooperative Strategies for Distributed Digital Preservation: MetaArchive and Educopia,” (Presented with Katherine Skinner and Tyler Walters), CNI Task Force Meeting, Washington, D.C., 10 December 2007.Co-Presenter with Katherine SkinnerCNI
2007-11-2“Voyages into Digital Scholarship and Digital Libraries,” Digital Scholarship / Digital Libraries Symposium, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 2 November 2007.Presenter 
2007-11-15“Voyages Project, Digital Scholarship and Digital Libraries,” Preservation & Discovery in the Digital Age, ARL Directors Meeting, Cambridge, MA, 15 November 2007.PresenterARL
2007-1-18“Cost Models for Digital Preservation,” with Lisa Hooks, NDIIPP Partners Meeting, San Diego, CA, 18 January, 2007.Co-Presenter with Lisa HooksNDIIPP
2006-4-4“Open Source Tools and Metasearch Findings of the Emory University MetaCombine Project,” CNI Spring 2006 TF Meeting, Arlington, Virginia, 4 April 2006.PresenterCNI
2006-4-11“Tools and Findings of the Emory MetaCombine Project,” DLF Spring 2006 Forum, Austin, Texas, 11 April 2006.PresenterDLF
2006-2-18“Information Commons: A Spectrum of Options,” (with Joan Lippincott), NITLE/PKAL/CIC Learning Spaces & Technology, Rhodes College, 18 February 2006.Co-Presenter with Joan LippincottNITLE/PKAL/CIC
2006-12-4“MetaArchive of Southern Digital Culture: A Practical, Working and Replicable Approach to Preservation,” CNI Fall 2006 Task Force Meeting, Washington, D.C., 4 December 2006.PresenterCNI
2005-9-19“The OCKHAM / NSDL Digital Library Services Registry: A Distributed Approach to Enable End-to-End Digital Service Resolution,” NISO Workshop: OpenURL and Metasearch, Washington, D.C., 19 September 2005.PresenterNISO
2005-6-8“The MetaArchive Digital Preservation Network,” JCDL 2005, Denver, Colorado, 8 June 2005.PresenterJCDL
2005-6-27“Digital Preservation: The MetaArchive of Southern Digital Culture,” ALA Annual 2005, Chicago, Illinois, 27 June 2005.PresenterALA
2005-6-20“Metadata Migrator: A Tool for Collaboration with Cultural Repositories,” DLF Scholars Meeting, Washington, D.C., 20 June 2005.PresenterDLF
2005-4-14“The MetaArchive of Southern Digital Culture,” 2005 DLF Spring Forum, San Diego, CA, 14 April 2005.PresenterDLF
2005-3-4“The OCKHAM Project and Digital Library Services Registries” (Presented with Jeremy Frumkin), Joint Meeting of the NSDL OCKHAM Project and JISC IESR Project, Manchester, England, 4 March 2005.Co-Presenter with Jeremy FrumkinNSDL OCKHAM/JISC IESR
2005-11-8“OAI Best Practices : Implementation Planning Overview,” DLF Fall Forum 2005, Charlottesville, Virginia, 8 November 2005.PresenterDLF
2005-11-8“DLF IMLS OAI Best Practices Project: Training Component,” DLF Fall Forum 2005, Charlottesville, Virginia, 8 November 2005.PresenterDLF
2005-1-12“The MetaArchive of Southern Digital Culture: Building a Collaborative Digital Preservation Network” (Presented with Robert McDonald), Library of Congress Digital Preservation Partnerships Kick-Off Meeting, Washington, D.C., 12 January 2005.Co-Presenter with Robert McDonald 
2004-8-13“Antipareskevidekatriaphobia (or ‘Why we are smarter than the United States Navy’) Technological and Operational Aspects of Digital Libraries, Findings from the MetaScholar Initiative,” PASCAL Digital Library Forum, University of SC, Columbia, SCPresenterUniversity of South Carolina
2004-6-26“New Strategies for Long-Term Preservation Using LOCKSS,” ALCTS-SS Program, ALA Annual, Orlando, FL, 26 June 2004.PresenterALA
2004-5-6“The Music of Social Change: Library/Museum Collaboration through the OAI-PMH” (Presented with Katherine Skinner), SOLINET Annual Membership Meeting, Atlanta, GA, 6 May 2004.Co-Presenter with Katherine SkinnerSOLINET
2004-3-3“The MetaScholar Initiative: Library/Museum Collaboration via the OAI-PMH,” WebWise 2004 Conference, Chicago, IL, 3 March 2004.Presenter 
2004-3-23“Advancing Scholarly Communication through Library Research Projects,” EduCATE Conference, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 23 March 2004.PresenterEmory University
2004-2-5“The MetaScholar Initiative and the MetaCombine Project,” Keyword Extraction Workshop, King’s College, London, England, 5 February 2004.PresenterKing's College
2004-12-7“The MetaArchive of Southern Digital Culture: Building a Collaborative Digital Preservation Network” (Presented with Robert McDonald, Beth Nicol, and Vicky Reich), CNI Fall 2004 Task Force Meeting, Portland, Oregon, 7 December 2004.Co-Presenter with Robert McDonaldCNI
2004-11-4“The MetaScholar Initiative: Collaborative Archival Metadata Systems,” Society of Georgia Archivists, Morrow, GA, 4 November 2004.PresenterSociety of Georgia Archivists
2004-11-12“Music of Social Change: Museum-Library Collaboration with Metadata Systems,” MCN 2004, Minneapolis, MN, 12 November 2004.PresenterMCN
2004-10-23“Information Commons: Focusing on the Creation of New Spaces that Serve to Accommodate Technologies,” 2004 NITLE-PKAL Workshop on New Learning Spaces, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY, 23 October 2004.PresenterNITLE-PKAL
2004-10-2“The MetaArchive of Southern Digital Culture,” Symposium on Open Access & Digital Preservation, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 2 October 2004.PresenterEmory University
2003-8-18“Findings from the Mellon Metadata Harvesting Initiative,” 2003 European Conference on Digital Libraries, Trondheim, Norway, 18 August 2003.Presenter 
2003-6-23“OCKHAM: Fostering DL Interoperability through Reference Models and Lightweight Protocol Networks,” Indo-US Workshop on Open Digital Libraries and Interoperability, Washington, D.C., Monday, 23 June 2003.Presenter 
2003-6-1“Experiences Using the Open Archives Initiative (OAI)” (Presented with Chris Powell, Stephen Schwartz, Joanne Kaczmarek, and David Seaman), Association for Computers and the Humanities Conference, Athens, GA, 1 June 2003.Co-Presenter with Chris Powell, Stephen Schwartz, Joanne Kaczmarek, and David SeamanOAI
2003-5-1“The Open Archives Initiative and the AmericanSouth Project: Collaboration to Improve Access to Digital Resources,” SOLINET Annual Membership Meeting, Atlanta, GA, 1 May 2003.PresenterSOLINET
2003-4-29“OAI Metadata Harvesting & Institutional Repositories,” CNI Spring Task Force Meeting, Washington, D.C., 29 April 2003.PresenterCNI
2003-4-12“The Emory Infocommons: Services, Resources, Facilities,” ACRL 2003 Conference, Charlotte, NC, 12 April 2003.PresenterACRL
2003-3-28“When the Library Died,” ILA Critical Moments Conference, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, 28 March 2003.PresenterILA
2003-3-25“AmericanSouth.Org: Online Scholarship and Metadata Harvesting,” EduCATE Conference, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 25 March 2003.PresenterEmory University
2003-2-7“Open Source Software and the Network Society” (Presentation to ILA 790 Class), Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 7 February 2003.Co-Presenter with Joan LippincottILA
2003-2-21“Transmediation Continued,” ePublishing Conference, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, GA, 21 February 2003.PresenterKennesaw State University
2003-11-19“NSDL Projects Update: the OCKHAM Library Network,” DLF Fall Forum, Albuquerque, NM, 19 November 2003.PresenterDLF
2003-11-17“Why do Lots of Copies Keep Stuff Safe? An Overview of the LOCKSS Project,” DLF Fall Forum, Albuquerque, NM, 17 November 2003.PresenterDLF
2003-10-24“Findings from the MetaArchive and AmericanSouth Projects,” Workshop on Applications of Metadata Harvesting in Scholarly Portals. Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 24 October 2003.PresenterEmory University
2002-9-16“Lightweight Reference Models and the OCKHAM Framework,” European Conference on Digital Libraries 2002, Rome, Italy, 16 September 2002.Presenter 
2002-8-20“The Open Archives Initiative and the MetaScholar Projects,” Society for American Archivists 2002 Annual Meeting, Birmingham, AL, 20 August 2002.PresenterSociety for American Archivists
2002-6-26“The MetaScholar Initiative: Harvesting, Organization and Discovery Services built on the OAI PMH,” Joint Information Systems Committee / Coalition for Networked Information 2002 Conference, Edinburgh, Scotland, 26 June 2002.PresenterJoint Info Systems Committee/Coalition for Networked Info
2002-6-25“The MetaScholar Initiative: Experiments with New Forms of Scholarly Communication,” Joint Information Systems Committee / National Science Foundation 2002 Conference, Edinburgh, Scotland, 25 June 2002.PresenterJoint Info Systems Committee/National Science Foundation
2002-6-18“AmericanSouth and MetaArchive: Goals, Contrasts, and Details,” MetaScholar All-Project Meeting, Atlanta, GA, 18 June 2002.Presenter 
2002-6-16“The Emory Information Commons: Reflections,” Panel Program: “The Information Commons: Building Design and Service Planning for Effective Implementation,” LAMA-BES Program, ALA 2002 Annual Conference, Atlanta, GA, 16 June 2002.PresenterALA
2002-6-16“The MetaScholar Initiative and Facilitation of Access to Digital Collections,” LITA Technical Issues in Digital Data Interest Group Program, ALA 2002 Annual Conference, Atlanta, GA, 16 June 2002.PresenterLITA
2002-5-3“Digital Library Architectures: A ‘Lightweight’ Review,” OCKHAM Meeting, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 3 May 2002.PresenterOCKHAM
2002-5-12“MetaScholar Initiative Briefing: AmericanSouth.Org, MetaArchive.Org,” DLF Spring 2002 Forum, Chicago, IL, 12 May 2002.PresenterDLF
2002-5-11“OCKHAM: An Opportunity to Share in the Development and Assessment of Digital Library Architectures and Key Technologies,” DLF Spring 2002 Forum, Chicago, IL, 11 May 2002.PresenterDLF
2002-4-30“Emory Metadata Projects” (Briefing for Woodruff Library Staff, presented with Linda Matthews), Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 30 April 2002.Co-Presenter with Linda MatthewsEmory University
2002-4-16“MetaScholar Initiative Briefing: AmericanSouth.Org, MetaArchive.Org,” CNI Spring 2002 Task Force Meeting, Washington, D.C., 16 April 2002.PresenterCNI
2002-3-17“MetaScholar Initiative Update,” ASERL Annual Meeting, Charleston, SC, 17 March 2002.PresenterASERL
2002-3-14“The Transmediation of Academic Libraries,” E-Publishing Conference: Changing Landscapes for Libraries and Authors, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, GA, 14 March 2002.PresenterKennesaw State University
2002-2-5Metadata Project Subject Portal Working Group Weekly Briefing for Woodruff Library Staff, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 5 February 2002.PresenterEmory University
2002-2-19“Technical Briefing,” Metadata Project Subject Portal Working Group Weekly Briefing for Woodruff Library Staff, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 19 February 2002.PresenterEmory University
2002-2-12“Focus Groups – April 2002,” Metadata Project Subject Portal Working Group Weekly Briefing for Woodruff Library Staff, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 12 February 2002.PresenterEmory University
2002-2-1“AmericanSouth.Org: Technical Team Organizational Meeting” (MetaScholar Project Meeting), Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 1 February 2002.PresenterEmory University
2002-11-5“The Mellon Metadata Harvesting Initiative: Major Findings from Participating Institutions,” DLF Fall 2002 Forum, Seattle, WA, 5 November 2002.PresenterDLF
2002-10-22“Metadata Gardening: Metadata Aggregation Networks and the MetaScholar Initiative,” Access 2002 Conference, Windsor, Ontario, 22 October 2002.Presenter 
2002-10-15“Scholarly Design Team (SDT) Meeting Presentation,” (AmericanSouth SDT Meeting) Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 15 October 2002.PresenterSDT
2002-10-12&13“Metadata Aggregation Networks and the Open Archives Initiative,” LITA National Forum 2002, Houston, TX, 12-13 October 2002.PresenterLITA
2002-1-29“Subject Domains,” Metadata Project Subject Portal Working Group Weekly Briefing for Woodruff Library Staff, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 29 January 2002.PresenterEmory University
2002-1-15Metadata Project Subject Portal Working Group Weekly Briefing for Woodruff Library Staff, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 15 January 2002.PresenterEmory University
2001-12-4“Emory Metadata Projects” (Briefing for Woodruff Library Staff, presented with Linda Matthews), Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 4 December 2001.Co-Presenter with Linda MatthewsEmory University
2001-11-20“Exploring Metadata Portal Concepts” (Briefing for Woodruff Library Staff, presented with Sharon Kennedy), Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 20 November 2001.Co-Presenter with Sharon KennedyEmory University
2001-11-13Metadata Project Subject Portal Working Group Weekly Briefing for Woodruff Library Staff (presented with Linda Matthews), Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 13 November 2001.PresenterEmory University
2001-10-29“Metadata Projects at Emory University,” (Briefing for ITD staff), Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 29 October 2001.PresenterEmory University
1999-7-17"Electronic Finding Aids," Digital Library Federation Forum on Digital Library Practices, 17 July 1999, Washington, D.C. URL: http://www.diglib.org//forums/sum99/faemory/index.htmPresenterDLF
1999-5-21"Non-Proprietary Systems and Systems Migration: SAGE," Research Libraries Group Forum on Aspects of Digital Preservation and Archiving, 21 May 1999, Emory University, Atlanta, GA.PresenterResearch Libraries Group Forum
1998-6-28"Microsoft Windows 4.0 Terminal Server," LITA Emerging Technologies Interest Group meeting, ALA Annual Conference, 28 June 1998, Washington, D.C.PresenterALA
1998-6-27"Beyond HTML: The EAD and XML Formats, and the Development of Digital Archives," LITA Internet Resources Interest Group program, ALA Annual Conference , 27 June 1998, Washington, D.C.PresenterALA
1998-4-15“Performativity, Cultural Capital, and the Internet: An Analysis of the Internet as a Proposed Medium for Scholarly Communication Using Concepts from Lyotard and Bourdieu,” Graduate Institute for the Liberal Arts Seminar Presentation, Emory UniversityPresenterEmory University
1998-10-12“Citrix Thin Client Server Clusters,” Information Technology Division Local Support Conference, 12 October 1998, Emory University, Atlanta, GA.PresenterInformation Technology Division
1997-6-29"Thin Clients and Network Computers- Emerging Paradigms," LITA Emerging Technologies Interest Group meeting, ALA Annual Conference, 29 June 1997, San Francisco, CA.PresenterALA
1995-10-29"Baltic Online Resources," 27th National Convention of the American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies, 29 October 1995, Washington, D.C.PresenterAmerican Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies
1994"Integrating Access to Library Information Resources through Networked Systems: Issues, Trends, and Project Examples," Conference on Libraries and Scientific Communication, Tartu, Estonia: Tartu University 1994.Presenter 
1992"Converting Downloaded OCLC/Amigos CACD Files For Use As Consideration Files," CACD Working Group Session, ALA 1992 Annual Conference.PresenterALA
toggle toggle External Funding
 Performance PeriodTitleSponsorFundingRoleStatus
2006-2009Cyberinfrastructure for Humanities ProjectAndrew W. Mellon Foundation$616,000Principal InvestigatorCompleted
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