A gazetteer of period definitions for linking and visualizing data.

Day 1: Monday, August 22, 2016

All sessions in the Perry-Castañeda Library, Learning Commons Lab 3.

9:00am Welcome (Lorraine Haricombe, Vice Provost and Director, UT Libraries)

9:15am Introduction to PeriodO: project history and goals (Adam Rabinowitz)

9:30am Introduction to PeriodO: data model and information architecture (Ryan Shaw and Patrick Golden) slides

9:45am Participant Projects and Temporal Data

10:30am Coffee break

10:45am Participant Projects and Temporal Data

11:45am Discussion and questions

Noon Lunch

1:00pm Visualization breakout session: brainstorming (groups)

2:00pm Coffee break

2:15pm Visualization discussion: comparing notes, evaluating wireframes

4:45pm Wrap-up

5:00pm Free time

7:00pm Dinner

Day 2: Tuesday, August 23, 2016

All sessions in the Perry-Castañeda Library, room 1.124.

9:00am Discussion of existing implementations

10:30am Coffee break

10:45am Successful LD Aggregation: Leif Isaksen, Lessons from Pelagios and Pelagios Commons slides

11:15am Introduction of “cataloguer’s toolkit” concept for PeriodO

Noon Lunch

1:00pm Cataloguer’s toolkit: discussion of standards, protocols, tools used by libraries, projects in attendance

3:00pm Coffee break

3:15pm Cataloguer’s toolkit discussion continued

4:15pm Planning for day 3: topics of interest; hacking or yakking?

4:45pm Wrap-up

5:00pm Free time

7:00pm Dinner

Day 3: Wednesday, August 24, 2016

All sessions in the Perry-Castañeda Library, Learning Commons Lab 3.

9:00am Setting the day’s agenda; review of discussion outcomes so far

9:15am Breakout sessions: groups work on areas of shared interest (applying Refine, working on metadata schemata, mapping out research questions, wireframing visualizations, etc.)

10:45am Coffee break

11:00am Continue breakout sessions

Noon Lunch

1:00pm Breakout session reports

2:00pm Plan of action: results of the discussions and breakout groups

2:00pm Plan for cataloguer’s toolkit: features, standards, tools

2:30pm Plan for visualization: approaches, conventions, data

3:00pm Coffee break

3:15pm Workshop wrap-up

4:00pm Workshop ends

7:00pm Dinner for remaining participants