Faculty Profile for Laura Waugh

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Laura Waugh
Associate University Librarian — Digital Scholarship & Research
Alkek Library 350A
phone: (512) 408-2351

Biography Section

Biography and Education

An expert in digital repositories, metadata, digital preservation, and open digital initiatives.

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Waugh, L., Hight, A., Herbert, B., Elkins, S., Lowe, D., Park, K., & White, J. (2022). A consortium approach to library publishing via Open Journal Systems and the Texas Digital Library. In Academic Libraries and Collaborative Research Support Services. Lanham, Maryland, United States: Rowman & Littlefield. Retrieved from https://rowman.com/ISBN/9781538153697/Academic-Libraries-and-Collaborative-Research-Services
  • Waugh, L., Lyon, C., Shelton, A., Park, K., Hicks, W., & Lindsey, N. (2020). Accessibility in Institutional Repositories. Retrieved from https://digital.library.txstate.edu/handle/10877/12389
  • Chan-Park, C., Waugh, L., Lindsey, N., McElfresh, L., & Tmava, A. (2019). TDR Survey of Institutional Dataverse Liaisons: Final Report. Retrieved from https://digital.library.txstate.edu/handle/10877/8640
  • Brannon, S., & Waugh, L. (2017). Rendering Repositories: Taking out the fat and getting to the impact. In Library Assessment Cookbook (pp. 39–40). Chicago, Illinois, United States: Association of College and Research Libraries. Retrieved from https://digital.library.txstate.edu/handle/10877/6866
  • Barba, S., Dabrowski, A., Elkins, S., Lindsey, N., Lyon, C., McElfresh, … Wills, F. (2017). Texas Digital Library DSpace Education Working Group Training Needs Survey: Final Report. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/2249.1/82158

Selected Service Activities

Library Leadership Council
September 2021-Present
Texas Data Repository Steering Committee Larger Datasets Planning Group
May 2021-Present
Digital Library Federation Accessibility Working Group
May 2021-Present
Reviewer / Referee
International Journal of Knowledge Content Development and Technology
December 2020-Present
Multimedia Task Force
October 2020-Present