Outputs from the 2009 RLG Partnership Annual Meeting and User Studies Symposium Now Available

 
Overviews, slides and recorded livecasts from this challenging and engaging meeting are available from the meeting agenda Web pages.

Livecast recordings are also available in the iTunes Store.

RLG partners are encouraged to mark their calendars for next year's RLG Partnership Annual Meeting and Symposium, which will take place 7-9 June 2010 in Chicago. Additional details will be shared as they become available.

More Information

2009 RLG Partnership Annual Meeting Agenda Page
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-01a.htm

2009 RLG Partnership Annual Symposium, "Hearing Voices: Connecting with Users, Enhancing User Services"
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-03.htm

Here are direct links to the Annual Meeting presentations:

Jim Michalko's Welcome and Introduction Slides
http://prezi.com/91901/

Constance Malpas and Ricky Erway's "Scholary Information Practices in the Online Environment"
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-01a.pdf (.pdf: 1MB/31pp.)

http://www5.oclc.org/downloads/programsandresearch/parcasts/20090601Erway-Malpas.wmv (.wmv: 82.8MB/1:11min.)

http://www5.oclc.org/downloads/programsandresearch/parcasts/20090601Erway-Malpas.mp4* (.mp4: 60MB/1:11min.)

Dennis Massie's "SHARES" (.pdf: 119/38pp.)
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-01b.pdf

Thom Hickey and Karen Smith-Yoshimura's "Names and Identities" (.pdf: 3.31MB/39pp.)
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-01c.pdf

Jackie Dooley and Jennifer Schaffner's "Archives User Studies and Archival WorldCat Records" (.pdf: 718K/16pp.)
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-01d.pdf

Constance Malpas and Dennis Massie's "Managing Shared Print Collections"
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-01e.pdf (.pdf: 669K/38pp.)

http://www5.oclc.org/downloads/programsandresearch/parcasts/20090601Malpas-Massie.wmv (.wmv: 100MB/1:16min.)

http://www5.oclc.org/downloads/programsandresearch/parcasts/20090601Malpas-Massie.mp4* (:mp4: 164MB/1:16min.)

Thom Hickey and Ed O'Neill's "Virtual International Authority File" (.pdf: 571K/28pp.)
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-01f.pdf

Merrilee Proffitt and Ricky Erway's "Thinking Beyond Copyright" (.pdf: 360K/31pp.)
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-01g.pdf

Diane Vizine-Goetz's "Works Pages in WorldCat" (.pdf: 754K/16pp.)
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-01h.pdf

Jean Godby's "Crosswalk Web Service" (.pdf: 536K/11pp.)
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-01i.pdf

Penny Carnaby's "National Library of New Zeland"
Presenter's Notes (.pdf: 308K/12pp.):
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-02a1.pdf

Graphic Slides (.pdf: 2.6MB/48pp.):
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-02a2.pdf

Diane Vizine-Goetz's "Terminology Services" (.pdf: 508K/23pp.)
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-02b.pdf

Roy Tennant's WorldCat API (.pdf: 3.5MB/26pp.)
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-02c.pdf

Jennifer Schaffner and Eric Childress's "Missing Materials" (.pdf: 184K/4pp.)
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-02d.pdf

Warwick Cathrow's "The National Library of Australia's New Discovery Service" (.pdf: 1MB/17pp.)
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-02e.pdf

Brian Lavoie's "Blue Ribbon Task Force on Sustainable Digital Preservation and Access"
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-02f.pdf (.pdf: 185K/19pp.)

http://www5.oclc.org/downloads/programsandresearch/parcasts/20090602Lavoie.wmv (.wmv: 105MB/1:20min.)

http://www5.oclc.org/downloads/programsandresearch/parcasts/20090602Lavoie.mp4* (.mp4: 176MB/1:20min.)

Ricky Erway and John MacColl's "Research Information Management" (.pdf: 1.2MB/32pp.)
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-02g.pdf

Constance Malpas and Dennis Massie's "Journals Preservation Project" (.pdf: 719K/33pp.)
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-02h.pdf

Ed O'Neill's "OhioLINK Collection Analysis" (.pdf: 2.3MB/42pp.)
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-02i.pdf

Karen Smith-Yoshimura's "Social Metadata" (.pdf: 2.6MB/25pp.)
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-02j.pdf

John Wilkin's "The HathiTrust Digital Repository and Shared Research Collections: 'Seeding' the Cloud Library" (.pdf: 755K/21pp.)
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-02k.pdf

AN class=small>(.pdf: 755K/21pp.)
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-02k.pdf

Here are direct links to the Symposium presentations:

Merrilee Proffitt's "Hearing Voices: Introduction and Overview" (.pdf: 28K/6pp.)
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-03a.pdf

Lynn Silipigni Connaway's "Expectations of the Screenager Generation" (.pdf: 4.4MB/53pp.)
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-03b.pdf

Scott Collard and Lucinda Covert-Vail's "Meeting Graduate Student Needs" (.pdf: 1.2MB/18pp.)
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-03c.pdf

Dominique Stutzmann's "Collaborative Uses in a Digital Library: The Case of Gallica Developed by the Bibliothèque Nationale de France (BnF)" (.pdf: 1.2MB/18pp.)
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-03d.pdf

Arnold Arcolio's "Some Findings about Selection in WorldCat" (.pdf: 2.2MB/36pp.)
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-03e.pdf

Elizabeth Yakel's "Archival Metrics: Promoting a Culture of Assessment in Archives and Special Collections" (.pdf: 167K/48pp.)
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/2009-06-03f.pdf

*Available in the iTunes Store
http://phobos.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=284764834

For more information:

Merrilee Proffitt
Senior Program Officer
OCLC Research
merrilee_proffitt@oclc.org
+1-650-287-2136

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

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