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    • Observing Student Researchers In Their Native Habitat 

      Law, John; Markel, Joanna (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-22)
      Currently underway is a field research project involving anthropological observations of the student research process. This ethnographic study uses contextual interviews to observe students who are actively engaged in ...
    • Referral Marketing Campaigns: 'Slashdotting' Digital Library Resources 

      Buczynski, James Andrew (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-22)
      Word-of-Mouth referrals via face-to-face, telephone, email, blogs, and websites is how YouTube, FlickR, MySpace, BoingBoing and others became successful as measured by traffic to their sites. When was the last time you ...
    • Starting from Scratch: Organizing and Evaluating Your E-Journal Collection 

      Emanuel, Jenny; Gallaway, Teri Oaks (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-22)
      The first half of this program will focus on how a library can start organizing their electronic journals. Topics covered will be uncovering which electronic journals you are already paying for, what information you need ...
    • Thinking About the Future 

      Luce, Richard E. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-22)
    • University of Pretoria beats to a different drum: UPSpace in rhythm with research 

      Olivier, Elsabe; Smith, Ina (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-22)
      The world-wide paradigm is to make research collections available online, thereby improving access to information and adding value to the research process. Since the facilitation of access to information (for research as ...
    • Using Web Banner Ads to Promote Library Services and Collections 

      Whang, Michael (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-22)
      In light of new strategic planning documents and findings from a recent LibQUAL+™ survey, a new type of measurement was needed to measure Web site success. This session explores one way to measure web site success by ...
    • We’re Not in Kansas Anymore! Delivery of Library Resources and Services Through Learning Management Systems 

      Trainor, Cindi (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-22)
      Library-licensed electronic resources are typically made available via the library website. Students are often required to read journal articles, faculty are interested in journal tables-of-contents or in receiving current ...
    • Why We Became Pushers 

      Bernhardt, Beth (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-22)
      The presentation will focus on several ways UNC Greensboro is using technologies to push e-resources to their users. The following will be discussed: Open URL linking, javascript applets, and web services. The web services ...
    • WorldCat Registry: Making the case for a comprehensive registry of library data 

      Feather, Celeste; Shultz, Scott (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-22)
      A many-to-many problem exists in the exchange of data among libraries, consortia, and electronic content vendors. Currently numerous vendors maintain separate closed registries of essentially the same kinds of library ...