Saturday, February 24, 2007
Room 236 Room 233 Rooms 330/331
8:00-9:00 Closing Keynote: Managing the Virtual Library Not in use Not in use
9:10-9:55 Conquer E-Resource Document Delivery Rights by Using Your Link Resolver Collaboration in Meeting the Library User's Needs in a Digital Environment The Challenges and Opportunities for Cataloging in Today's Changing Metadata Environment
10:10-10:55 How To Get the Most Bang for Your Buck With ERM Mediawiki Open-Source Software as Infrastructure for Electronic Resource Outreach The Preservation of a Campus: a Cooperative Grant Project with a Digital Project
11:05-11:50 E-Resource Workflow: Improving Communication Between Librarians and Vendors Federated Search: Results Clustering Emerging Technologies for Academic Library Information Services

Recent Submissions

  • Emerging Technologies for Academic Library Information Services 

    Li, Lili (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-24)
    Since the late of 1990s, hundreds and thousands of studies have described various emerging technologies in the fields of artificial intelligence, bioscience, computer science, medical science, nanotechnology, network ...
  • Federated Search: Results Clustering 

    Jenkins, J. R. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-24)
    Federated searching applications are supposed to help users find and access relevant content for a given search. Librarians and library users are now looking at federated search tools and expect easier to use results sets. ...
  • E-resource Workflow: Improving Communication between Librarians and Vendors 

    Armstrong, Kim; Schatz, Bob (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-24)
    Librarians and library staff have experienced the complications and complexities electronic resources have introduced into their organizations in order to acquire, manage, support, and renew them. Likewise, publishers and ...
  • The Preservation of a Campus: a Cooperative Grant Project with a Digital Product 

    Ludwig, Deborah; Schulte, Becky; University of Kansas (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-24)
    In the summer of 2006, the University of Kansas was awarded a $130,000 grant from the Getty Foundation. The grant is part of the Foundation's campus heritage initiative to help colleges and universities plan for the ...
  • MediaWiki Open Source Software as Infrastructure for Electronic Resource Outreach 

    Jackson, Millie; Blackburn, Jonathan (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-24)
    The Mediawiki platform is the heart of the successful open-access encyclopedia Wikipedia; however, it is also an exciting open-source software platform for online publishing. At Florida State University we have bundled ...
  • How to Get the Most Bang for Your Buck with ERM 

    Nelson, Rose (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-24)
    The Colorado Alliance, a non-profit consortium of Research libraries, developed their own ERM to help member libraries better manage and find resources in their electronic databases. Since the development of this ERM, ...
  • The Challenges and Opportunities for Cataloging in Today's Changing Metadata Environment 

    Chen, Sandy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-24)
    What are the challenges and opportunities for cataloging and authority control in today’s library environment? Given the size of growing collections with diverse materials and a variety of metadata schemes, how can catalogers ...
  • Conquering E-Resource Document Delivery Rights by Using Your Link Resolver 

    Erhardt, Allison; Bruneau, Evelyn (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-24)
    As the University of Manitoba Libraries (UML) collection of electronic journals rapidly increased it became evident that we needed a way to distribute Document Delivery license restrictions to designated library staff. ...
  • 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 ...
  • Managing the Virtual Library 

    Burke, Jane (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-24)