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Format: 10/17/2017 - 9pm
Format: 10/17/2017 - 9pm
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Friday, June 27 - 8:00am

8:00am - 5:00pm
ProQuest Day – "Transforming Libraries, Transforming Research" at ALA Annual Exhibitor session Las Vegas Hotel
Pavilion 10
Description :

Join ProQuest for thought-provoking educational sessions during ALA Annual! What resources do you need to transform your library? How can we help enhance the research experience? Now is your chance to learn from exclusive thought leaders, click on the link below to see more details.

This preconference is a free event. To register, please fill out the form here:
http://go.proquest.com/ala-annual-2014/proquest-day.html?vs=MjhiYmNhY2Ut...

Sessions include:
1. Streaming Video in Academic Libraries – Survey Results and Copyright Information by deg farrelly and Jane Hutchison
2. Transforming Research by Teaching Core Information Literacy Principles
3. SummonCamp

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
8:00am - 5:30pm
ProQuest Day – "Transforming Libraries, Transforming Research" at ALA Annual Exhibitor session Las Vegas Convention Center
S220
Description :

Join ProQuest for thought-provoking educational sessions during ALA Annual! What resources do you need to transform your library? How can we help enhance the research experience? Now is your chance to learn from exclusive thought leaders, click on the link below to see more details.

This preconference is a free event. To register, please fill out the form here:
http://go.proquest.com/ala-annual-2014/proquest-day.html?vs=MjhiYmNhY2Ut...

Sessions include:
1. Keynote by Roger Schonfeld - Library Transformations: The Views of Academic Library Leaders
2. Tales of Transformation – Learn from Real Experiences of Fellow Librarians
3. Discovery in the Research Ecosystem
4. User Experience and Design in the Library: Insights from Experts
5. Diving into Ebook Usage: ALA Update

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Friday, June 27 - 10:30am

10:30am - 12:00pm
OCLC Enhance Sharing Session Exhibitor session Las Vegas Convention Center
N260
Description :

The Enhance Sharing Session is a forum for Q&A and for the exchange of information concerning OCLC's Enhance program and Expert Community.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Friday, June 27 - 1:00pm

1:00pm - 3:00pm
OCLC Symposium Exhibitor session, Program Las Vegas Hotel
Ballroom B
Description :

All are invited to the OCLC Symposium at ALA Annual. For nearly 15 years, the OCLC Symposium has brought timely discussion to ALA conferences, providing a forum in which today’s thought leaders can help us focus on what’s coming next. Join us again this year, and take away ideas to explore at your library. Refreshments will be served.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Friday, June 27 - 2:00pm

2:00pm - 3:00pm
LYRASIS ArchivesSpace Hosting Demo Exhibitor session Las Vegas Convention Center
N212
Description :

LYRASIS ArchivesSpace Hosting Demo

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Taiga Forum Meeting Exhibitor session Las Vegas Convention Center
N116
Description :

Join Taiga Forum at ALA for an inside look at how executive search firms function within the academic library milieu. Beverly Brady, a Senior Associate at Isaacson Miller , will discuss how potential candidates are identified, vetted and matched with leadership opportunities.

Learn what search firms look for in candidates, how they reach out to prospective candidates, and how you can best nominate yourself or others. This is a great opportunity to assist you in presenting your best self as you consider future growth. This event will be especially useful to academic library AULs & ADs, and those who aspire to such positions.

This conversation will be held in room N116 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Friday, June 27th, 2-4pm. As always, the Taiga Forum Social will follow this conversation. The social location is: Zen Lounge, TVH 4:15+pm

For more information, contact Amy Kautzman at kautzman@ucdavis.edu

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Friday, June 27 - 2:30pm

2:30pm - 4:00pm
Program for Cooperative Cataloging Program Training Committee meeting, Exhibitor session Bally’s
Palace 3
Description :

News, information and discussion related to the training activities of the Program for Cooperative Cataloging.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Friday, June 27 - 3:00pm

3:00pm - 4:00pm
LYRASIS Repository Services Demo Exhibitor session Las Vegas Convention Center
N212
Description :

LYRASIS Repository Services Demo

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Saturday, June 28 - 7:00am

7:00am - 10:00am
OCLC Dewey Update Brakfast and ALCTS PL Technical Services Interest Group Exhibitor session Bally’s
Skyview 2
Description :

Learn what’s new with Dewey, including DDC 23 and WebDewey 2.0, and share ideas and notes with your ALCTS Public Libraries Technical Services Interest Group colleagues during this combined meeting.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Saturday, June 28 - 8:30am

8:30am - 10:00am
AAP/LibraryReads Book-a-Licious Breakfast [Closed] Exhibitor session Las Vegas Hotel
Pavilion 10
Description :

The Association of American Publishers (AAP) Trade Libraries Committee is pleased to be hosting its annual complimentary AAP/LibraryReads Book-a-Licious Breakfast at ALA Annual 2014. The event will highlight the work of six authors (TBD), capped off by a book signing. Seating is limited. Email Becca at bworthington@publishers.org to request an invitation.

Interests :
Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
Closed :
Exclusive to group members
8:30am - 10:00am
CIFNAL Steering Committee Exhibitor session Las Vegas Convention Center
N238
Description :

Steering Committee of CIFNAL (Collaborative Initiative for French Language Collections)

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
8:30am - 10:00am
Data, Evidence and Outcomes - What does it all mean? Exhibitor session Las Vegas Convention Center
N109
Description :

Given the current level of interest in "outcomes", author and consultant Joe Matthews will provide session attendees with an overview of the difference between the different types of reporting; how they translate to everyday operations and advocacy; and what is required to effectively execute.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
8:30am - 10:00am
Digital Oral Histories with Full Text Searching via Open Source Software Exhibitor session Las Vegas Convention Center
N225
Description :

Oral histories and other audio files can now be text searched! The ResCarta Foundation open software group will host a meeting showcasing its newest feature: full text searching of audio oral histories. This feature lets users listen to audio oral histories as well as search the transcript created by ResCarta software. The successful hits are highlighted and users can click on the highlighted text to listen to that part of the audio where the term was found.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
8:30am - 10:00am
EBSCO The Power of Integration Exhibitor session Caesars Palace
Pompeian III
Description :

Academics libraries have different needs and goals for their websites, catalogs and search systems. Discovery services need to be able to accommodate the needs of individual sites while providing the best options for implementation and search. EBSCO works with the top ILS providers to ensure libraries can choose the products and services they believe will best serve the needs of their institution. Join EBSCO for a discussion of discovery in the ILS environment and the importance of implementation decisions such as linking and learn more about integrating discovery with the world’s largest thesauri.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
8:30am - 10:00am
EBSCO What is New from EBSCO? Exhibitor session Las Vegas Convention Center
N116
Description :

Let us tell you why you are going to flip over our newest resource…

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
8:30am - 10:00am
How to Convince Management to Approve Your New ILS by Stephen Abram Exhibitor session, Program Las Vegas Convention Center
N243
Description :

Needing a new ILS and getting management approval are two different things. Do you want to be more persuasive with management? Are you looking for more resources, a bigger budget?

Join Stephen Abram, of StephensLighthouse.com, for an educational luncheon focusing on the what it takes to be persuasive with management and IT. Learn critical influencing skills that will help you succeed in making a difference in your organization by speaking their language. Stephen will share many tips and tricks he learned both as an advisor and a manager of libraries.

The impact of the following will be considered:
• How to influence management
• How to speak management’s language
• Tying your purchase to strategies and organizational success

Whether you're considering an ILS upgrade or replacement, justifying these projects in the minds of leaders and colleagues is crucial. Join us for an info-packed hour and lunch that will leave with management wrapped around your finger.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
8:30am - 10:00am
MARC Advisory Committee I Committee meeting, Exhibitor session Las Vegas Convention Center
N203
Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
8:30am - 10:00am
OCLC WorldShare Management Services: New Ways Libraries are Efficiently Managing Cataloging and E-resources Workflows Exhibitor session Las Vegas Convention Center
S226
Description :

Join us to hear how libraries and consortia are using OCLC’s WorldShare Management Services to redesign cataloging workflows and automate e-resource management. Library staff will share how simplified cataloging workflows saved time and created capacity for new initiatives like cataloging special collections. Learn about the integrated WorldCat knowledge base and how it streamlines demand-driven acquisition (DDA) programs—and the management of e-resources.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
8:30am - 5:30pm
WT Cox Integrated Services [Closed] Exhibitor session Caesars Palace
Trevi
Description :

Learn more about WT Cox integrated services with informative product demonstrations.

eContentStats – powered by Pubget, provides your library the ability to collect, manage and analyze e-resource statistics.

Journal Finder - our exclusive A-Z, Link Resolver and ERM solution.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
Closed :
Exclusive to group members

Saturday, June 28 - 10:00am

10:00am - 11:30am
CANCELLED LYRASIS / ARL Licensing Initiative Task Force [Closed] Exhibitor session Las Vegas Hotel
Boardroom
Description :

LYRASIS / ARL Licensing Initiative Task Force

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
Closed :
Exclusive to group members

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