Webinar Series 2

Funding Opportunities for Collections Stewardship at IMLS

Title: Funding Opportunities for Collections Stewardship at IMLS
Date: 24 February 2016
Time: 3-4 pm EDT
Virtual meeting place: https://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/scnet

Transcribing Specimens into Symbiota: a practical approach

Title: Transcribing Specimens into Symbiota: a practical approach
Date: 24 September 2015
Time: 3-4 pm EDT
Virtual meeting place: http://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/scnet
Presenter: Leila Siciliano-Martina (Label Transcriptionist), Richard Rabeler (University of Michigan) and Ed Gilbert (Symbiota)

Leveraging the Paleobiology Database data for undergraduate education

Title: Leveraging the  Paleobiology Database data for undergraduate education
Date: 22 October 2015
Time: 3-4 pm EDT
Virtual meeting place: https://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/scnet
Presenter: Mark H. Uhen, Assistant Professor, Department of Atmospheric, Oceanic and Earth Sciences Affiliate, Department of Environmental Science and Policy

Citizen Science: A Symbiotic Future for Research and Education Using Biological Collections

23 July 2015
3:00-4:00 p.m. EDT
Virtual meeting place: https://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/scnet
Citizen Science: A Symbiotic Future for Research and Education Using Biological Collections
Presenters: Emily Meineke (North Carolina State, Entomology), Steven D. Frank (North Carolina State, Entomology), Robert Dunn (North Carolina State, Biology)

Handy-dandy Biodiversity Database for Field Stations

18 June 2015
3:00-4:00 p.m. EDT
Virtual meeting place: https://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/scnet
Handy-Dandy Biodiversity Database for Field Stations
Presenter: Beth Rogers, Librarian, Bamfield Marine Sciences Centre (BMSC)

Biological Field Stations as Repositories of Biodiversity Data

30 April 2015
3:00-4:00 p.m. EDT
Virtual meeting place: https://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/scnet
Biological Field Stations as Repositories of Biodiversity Data
Presenter: Hilary Swain, Executive Director, Archbold Biological Station

Saving Orphan Collections

19 February 2015
3:00-4:00 p.m. EST
Virtual meeting place:
 https://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/scnet
Saving Orphaned Collections
Presenter: Paul Valentich-Scott, Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History

The Value of the Symbiota Portal and Database for Small Collections

15 December 2014
2:00-3:00 p.m. EST
Virtual meeting place: https://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/scnet
The Value of the Symbiota Portal and Database for Small Collections
Presenter: Ed Gilbert, Arizona State University

Increasing Capacity for Small Natural History Collections: Developing Protocol for Volunteer-Based Inventorying Programs

15 January 2015
3:00-4:00 p.m Eastern
Virtual meeting place: https://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/scnet
Increasing Capacity for Small Natural History Collections:  Developing Protocol for Volunteer-Based Inventorying Programs.
Presenters: Shana Hawrylchak, Manager of Exhibits and Collections, EcoTarium; Kaleigh Pare, Collections Specialist; EcoTarium; Emma Westling, Collections Consultant.

Small Fish in a Big Pond: Lessons Learned in Digitizing a Small Paleontology Collection

13 November 2014
3:00-4:00 p.m Eastern
Virtual meeting place: https://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/scnet
Small Fish in a Big Pond: Lessons Learned in Digitizing a Small Paleontology Collection
Presenter:
Julie Rousseau, Collection Manager, University of Alaska Museum