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    • 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)
    • 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 ...
    • The Transfer Initiative: Creating Best Practice Guidelines for the Transfer of Journal Titles Between Publishers (or: "Where is My eJournal Content Coming From This Year?") 

      Winter, Elizabeth L. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-23)
      This presentation will begin with an overview of why journals move between publishers, including a brief discussion of the relationships between scholarly societies and publishers. It will then discuss the implications of ...
    • 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 2.0 Technologies to Push E-Resources 

      Carpenter, Cathy; Steiner, Sarah (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-23)
      In the past, electronic resources have been available only through university libraries' websites. In order to access those resources, users would have to wind their way through a multi-layered path, first finding the ...
    • 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 ...
    • Vendor Training: An Assessment from Two Camps 

      Metz-Wiseman, Monica; Dhondup, Keri (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-23)
      This session examines vendor training and electronic resources, from the perspective of the vendor and the library. Using the co-orientation model, results of two online surveys of the two communities will be presented ...
    • Vendor Usage Data for Electronic Resources: A Survey of Libraries 

      Baker, Gayle; Read, Eleanor (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-23)
      In April 2006, a survey was mailed to over 360 library directors of Carnegie Research I and II institutions. Its purpose was to gather information about how librarians process and use vendor use data for electronic resources. ...
    • 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 ...
    • Working With Campus Partners to Publish Peer-Reviewed, Open Access Journals 

      Johnston, Wayne (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-23)
      The session will begin with an overview of peer-reviewed, open access journal publishing activity at the University of Guelph library. Three journals currently in production include one on improvisational music, one on ...
    • 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 ...