"Treasures on Trucks and Other Taboos: Rethinking the Sharing of Special Collections" Webinar Recording Available

 
In this webinar, Program Officers Jennifer Schaffner and Dennis Massie present background information on the often controversial topic of loaning archives and special collections materials.

In addition, two pairs of Special Collections and SHARES ILL librarians discuss issues and experiences. Naomi Nelson and Margaret Ellingson from Emory University speak from the perspective of an institution that's been loaning successfully for years. Cristina Favretto and Scott Britton from the University of Miami bring the perspective of being new to the discussion and just starting to consider the issues before coming to a decision about whether and how to make their materials more widely available.

This webinar helps move the conversation forward about the challenge of loaning special collections materials. It is the sixth webinar in our continuing series and is available on the OCLC Research PARcast page and in the iTunes store.

More Information

Treasures on Trucks and Other Taboos:  Rethinking the Sharing of Special Collections Webinar (.wmv: 147MB/131min.)
http://www5.oclc.org/downloads/programsandresearch/parcasts/20090528Schaffner&Massie.wmv

Treasures on Trucks and Other Taboos:  Rethinking the Sharing of Special Collections Webinar (.mp4: 178MB/131min.)
http://www5.oclc.org/downloads/programsandresearch/parcasts/20090528Schaffner&Massie.mp4

OCLC Research Webinars
www.oclc.org/research/events/webinars.htm

OCLC Podcasts in the iTunes Store
phobos.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=284764834

For more information:

Jennifer Schaffner
Program Officer
OCLC Research
jennifer_schaffner@oclc.org
+1-650-287-2140

Melissa Renspie
Senior Communications Officer
OCLC Research
melissa_renspie@oclc.org
+1-614-761-5231

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