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Wednesday, March 24

10:00am CDT

JSTOR Forum User Group
We’ll share a recap of 2020, including how we helped institutions and students meet the challenges of remote teaching, a roundup of the new content we released (much of it free), and share findings and future plans for our pilot program of Artstor images on JSTOR.

Karen McKeown is Director of Product Marketing at ITHAKA. In her role she manages a team devoted to connecting libraries and their patrons with the products and services provided through JSTOR, Artstor, and Portico.

Jason Przybylski is Associate Director of Primary Sources and Community Collections at JSTOR. He is working as part of a team focused on developing JSTOR’s Open Community Collections initiative, with the aim of making digitized special collections more discoverable and accessible. Jason lives in Beacon, NY, with his wife and dog.

Deirdre Ryan is the Solutions Owner at JSTOR, where she performs a variety of activities in support of connecting the platform, business, and contributor community. Previously she was Director of JSTOR Forum and led JSTOR’s Primary Source collections at ITHAKA. Since the start of the pandemic she has been living in the beautiful state of Vermont with her father and two cats.

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Deirdre Ryan

Solutions Owner, ITHAKA
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Jason Przybylski

Associate Director, ITHAKA

Karen A McKeown

Director Product Marketing, ITHAKA

Dani Esquivel

Exhibit and Event Specialist, ITHAKA (Artstor)

Wednesday March 24, 2021 10:00am - 11:00am CDT

10:00am CDT

MDID Special Interest Group Meeting
In this session Andreas Knab from vrcHost will share updates made to the MDID3 application over the past year, including the 2020 MDID 3.5 release. Other speakers (tbd) will give short presentations on the use of MDID at their institutions. Topics for discussion include software and hardware requirements, installation issues, best practices, system integration, custom application development, etc. This informative session is open to anyone using or interested in MDID. Adequate time for a question and answer period will follow the presentation.


Andreas Knab

Owner, vrcHost LLC

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vrcHost specializes in installation, integration, customization, and feature development for the Madison Digital Image Database (MDID) project - an open source digital content management system used at hundreds of institutions worldwide for teaching and scholarship in the visual arts... Read More →

Wednesday March 24, 2021 10:00am - 11:00am CDT
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