This presentation will provide an overview of ORCID adoption, trends, challenges, and opportunities across 112+ research libraries in the ORCID US Community, featuring case studies from Virginia Commonwealth University Libraries and the University of Rochester Libraries.
Lauren Di Monte
Lauren Di Monte is the Assistant Dean, Digital & Research Strategies at the University of Rochester. In this role she provides strategic leadership for the River Campus Libraries research and IT portfolios. Her projects focus on strengthening the research enterprise, increasing research impact, supporting knowledge mobilization, and stewarding digital and research infrastructure.
Kelly Grove is a Research and Learning Librarian at Dirac Library. Her background includes a B.S. in Geology from the University of Idaho and a Masters in Library and Information Science from the University of Alabama. She is currently working on a Masters in Geographic Information Science. Her research interest include: information literacy, STEM education, citation analysis, and more.
Before joining LYRASIS as the ORCID US Community Specialist, Sheila worked extensively within the field of academic digital libraries. She previously served as the Digital Project Manager and Interim Director of the University of Oregon Libraries' Digital Scholarship Center, overseeing all aspects of the Libraries' digital collections, including digital production and metadata, institutional repository management, platform development and digital scholarship project collaborations. More recently, she was the Community and Communications Officer for the International Image Interoperability Framework (IIIF) Consortium, managing all projects, events and activities for museums, libraries, software firms and cultural heritage institutions around the globe. Sheila holds a BA in Communication from St. Edward's University in Austin, Texas, an MA in Folklore from the University of Oregon, and an MLIS from the University of Washington Information School.
Leading the Digital Engagement department, Erin White directs the strategy for web infrastructure, digitization, digital collections and digital scholarship for VCU Libraries. Deeply interested in the intersection of social justice and the digital world, Erin presents and writes about library IT management, user experience, and diversity and inclusion in libraries and technology.