NOV. 6

Charleston Library Conference & Vendor Fair

Connect with OCLC at the Charleston Library Conference & Vendor Fair in Charleston, South Carolina.

Join OCLC in Charleston for the Charleston Library Conference & Vendor Fair

Learn more about OCLC initiatives during the Charleston Library Conference & Vendor Fair, November 6–10, 2017. OCLC team members will be available at table #69 during the Vendor Showcase, 10:30 am – 6:00 pm, Tuesday, November 7, at to provide updates on products and services and answer questions. We look forward to seeing you in Charleston.

Visit the conference website for more information, including conference registration and registration for the OCLC-hosted sessions noted below.

OCLC will host five sessions:

"Approval Plans: An Apology"
Wednesday November 8, 11:35 am – 12:15 pm
Grand Ballroom 1, Gaillard Center

Rick Lugg, Executive Director, OCLC Sustainable Collection Services, and two colleagues will trace the path to and away from vendor-driven approval plans in favor of the still-emerging user-driven path for collection development and preview what's coming in the years ahead.

"Libraries and the University Research Enterprise: An International Perspective"
Wednesday November 8, 11:35 am – 12:15 pm
Gold Ballroom, Francis Marion Hotel

Panelists from La Trobe University in Australia and Syracuse University will share how their libraries are partnering with other campus stakeholders to provide knowledge and expertise that are essential for connecting relevant applications, information, and metadata within Research Information Management (RIM) systems.

"Using Historical Interlibrary Loan Data and OCLC to Support, to Downsize our Print Journal Collection"
Wednesday, November 8, 3:30 – 4:10 pm
Courtyard Room, Courtyard by Marriott

Andy Breeding, Consulting Software Engineer, OCLC Sustainable Collection Services, and three colleagues from Wayne State University will discuss one of the many possible uses of the data currently in various ILL databases that can be used to make data-driven collection management decisions.

“You may own it…but can they find it? A panel discussion”
Thursday, November 9, 3:30 – 4:10 pm
Cypress South Room, Courtyard by Marriott

This interactive panel discussion will focus on the successes that four librarians have had cooperatively using WorldCat knowledge base collections to share previously unavailable records with the library community.

“Streamlining Access to Content in a One-Click World: RA21 pilots balance research productivity and user privacy”
Friday, November 10, 9:45 – 10:30 am
Colonial Ballroom, Francis Marion Hotel

This interactive panel discussion, which includes Don Hamparian, OCLC Senior Product Manager, will feature updates on identity and access management. Panelists will explore how accessibility, privacy, and security ae being addressed through several multi-stakeholder pilot projects.

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Date de début

06 novembre 2017

Date de fin

10 novembre 2017


Charleston, SC