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    • Beyond Proof of Concept: Social Software 

      Hall, Mason R. K.; Stewart-Marshall, Zoe (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-22)
      Using two case studies - the use of wikis in the Cornell University Libraries, and the use of wikis and other social software at Florida State University - Zoe Stewart-Marshall of Cornell University Libraries and Mason ...
    • The Canadian Federal e-Library 

      Miller-Gatenby, Katherine (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-03-20)
      The Canadian Federal eLibrary is a recently initiated horizontal activity to provide access to key information resources to Canadian federal public servants, involving a number of libraries, representing a variety of ...
    • Collaboration: Meeting the Library User's Needs in a Digital Environment 

      Boston, George; Hayward, Julie; Sachs, Dianna; Whang, Michael (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-24)
      Providing access to electronic resources entails several factors. After the decision to provide an electronic resource is made and the license agreement is negotiated and signed, the technical aspects of providing access ...
    • The Collaborative Journey from Print to Electronic: A Case Study 

      Pifher, Karen (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006-03-23)
      While there is significant research available for use in selecting and managing electronic resources and transitioning from print to electronic, there is little published describing processes or procedures used when ...
    • Collaborative Opportunities in Electronic Resource Management Using Emerging Web Technologies 

      Bartlett, Sarah (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-03-19)
      To date, discourse around Library 2.0 has focused on interactivity with end-users. This paper examines the suitability of Web 2.0 principles and technologies to back office eResource management practices, identifying ...
    • A Collaborative, Criteria-Based Approach for Electronic Resource Purchase and Renewals 

      Bordeaux, Abigail; McManus, Alesia (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-22)
      Binghamton University Libraries developed a collaborative, criteria-based approach to support electronic resources renewal decisions and to develop and prioritize a wish list of needed resources. In light of a flat collections ...
    • Connecting with Students in their Digital World 

      Corson, Gerri; Gettys, Rebecca; Liss, Kenneth (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-03-20)
      More than three dozen academic libraries have used a new tool called LibGuides to create new kinds of research guides with a 2.0 look and feel. Librarians from the University of South Carolina will show how LibGuides has ...
    • Consortial Networks and Publishers: Partnering in a Sea of Competition 

      Downing, Jeff; Martire, Chris; O'Doherty, Sean (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-03-20)
      It is no secret: libraries face daily and ever-increasing competition. Within this sea of competition, however, publishers and regionally-based consortial networks are forging partnerships. Attendees will hear from ...
    • Creating an Organizational Structure and Process to Manage Electronic Serials Collections 

      Yurochko, Carmel; Nolfi, David A.; Ballock, Tracie J. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006-03-25)
      Faced with nearly a million dollar annual electronic resources budget, the Gumberg Library at Duquesne University formed an Electronic Resources Review Committee (ERRC) in January 2005 which included technical services, ...
    • CU @ the MTG: Using Online Tools for Collaboration 

      Gohn, Katie; Fancher, Lauren; Minton, Karen (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-23)
      GALILEO, Georgia's Virtual Library, has a history of collaboration with the libraries that it serves, including committees, focus groups, surveys, and review processes. In Phase II of a three year project to upgrade GALILEO, ...
    • Developing Electronic Collections with Shrinking Budgets (Doing More With Less) 

      Dickerson, Shirley; Reynolds, R. Philip; Ellis, Ann (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-23)
      This presentation will focus on the collaborative efforts of academic librarians from three different divisions of the library in combating collection development inertia in spite of dwindling materials budget. While 'doing ...
    • How agents are collaborating in industry partnerships to drive standards, transparency and efficiency in the e-world 

      Ernst, Ezra T. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006-03-25)
      Library needs are far more complex due to the migration to electronic content. This complexity is compounded by a lack of overall standards and consistency. Our program will look at how agents are using their unique ...
    • On the Leading Edge: Transforming Technical Services 

      Adlington, Janice (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-03-19)
      McMaster University Library aspires to be recognized as Canada’s most innovative. Over the past year, technical services has been transformed with staff taking on new roles. Come hear how we “make it work” with an ...
    • One is Silver and the Other Gold: Maintaining Old Strengths While Embracing Change 

      Chamberlain, Clint (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006-03-23)
      Incorporating electronic resources into a library’s workflow while maintaining existing duties can present a challenge to the smaller library, which may not be able to add new staff positions. A toolkit of ideas can be ...
    • Tips for Tackling Electronic Resources 

      Gibbons, Dennis; Hawk, Susan; Odom, Dennis (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-23)
      Electronic Resources Team members are key people from all departments that work with electronic resources, including Cataloging, Systems, Acquisitions, Collection Development, and Public Service. During the course of ...
    • Transforming Into Effective Electronic Resource Management Organizations 

      Walters, Tyler O.; Carrico, Jeff (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-03-19)
      Libraries are experiencing rapid evolution into an environment of increasingly digital resources, where building a strong collaborative relationship between the acquisition of information resources and technological support ...
    • User-Centered Technical Support of E-resources 

      Wessel, Sarah E. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-03-20)
      Technical support requires many areas of the library to communicate and collaborate to ensure the best resolution to the users' needs and their effective use of electronic resources. Organizational structure and procedures ...
    • Who Moved My E-Journal: Electronic Resources and Organizational Change 

      Walters, Tyler O.; McDonald, Robert H.; Raschke, Gregory K. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006-03-24)
      The enigma of electronic resources has brought a tidal wave of change to the academy. Research Libraries are at a crossroads that will see their networked infrastructure become the primary means of management, retrieval, ...