Presentations

  • Presentations: 2003-2010

Presentations from 2003 to 2010

Souvenirs from Selected Road Trips.

2010

James Michalko
Research Libraries — A Global System, A Shared Future (.pptx: 382K/24 slides)
Research Libraries UK (RLUK) Conference 2010, 10-12 November 2010, Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)

Lorcan Dempsey
Cooperation in the Digital Age: The Network Reconfigures the Library? (.pptx: 8.32MB/57 slides)
Biblioteksledermøde 2010, 9 November 2010, Nyborg (Denmark)

Jackie Dooley
Taking Our Pulse:Survey of Archives and Special Collections (.pptx: 1.49MB/55 slides)
OCLC Research Webinar, 28 October 2010

Eric Childress
OCLC Research At Work: FRBR, VIAF & Classify (.pptx: 4.7MB/28 slides)
VI Encuentro Internacional de Catalogadores, 27-29 October 2010, San José (Costa Rica)
A Spanish version of this presentation is available.

Constance Malpas
Future of Academic Collections: Leveraging Shared Capacity (.pptx: 1.3MB/41 slides)
CAVAL Discussion Session, 25 October 2010, Bundoora, Victoria (Australia)

Rose Holley (National Library of Australia) and Karen Smith-Yoshimura
Social Metadata for Libraries, Archives, and Museums: Research Findings from the RLG Partners Social Metadata Working Group
2010 Libraries Australia Forum, 20 October 2010, Canberra (Australia)
Available from slideshare.

Constance Malpas
Observations on the Future Nature of Library Collecting (.pptx: 1MB/37 slides)
2010 Libraries Australia Forum, 20 October 2010, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory (Australia)

Constance Malpas
Cloud-sourcing Research Collections: A Model for Strategic Change (.pptx: 1MB/23 slides)
ARL 2010 Fall Forum, 14-15 October 2010, Washington, D.C. (USA)

James Michalko
Latest Trends in US Libraries and OCLC in the Digital Environment (.pptx: 1.8MB/48 slides)
National Diet Library, Kansai-kan, 8 October 2010, Seika, Kyoto (Japan)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway and Timothy J. Dickey
"I Don't Have to Know, I Go to One Spot:" Convenience as a Critical Factor in Recent User Studies of Information Behavior (.pptx: 1.58MB/29 slides)
Library Research Seminar V, 6-9 October 2010, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland (USA)

James Michalko
E-books and E-Journals in US University Libraries: Current Status and Future Prospects (.pptx: 876K/22 slides)
Keio University, 6 October 2010, Tokyo (Japan)

James Michalko
Rapidly Developing Mass Digitization and the Future of the University Library (.pptx: 1.1MB/35 slides)
Keio University, 6 October 2010, Tokyo (Japan)

Timothy J. Dickey
Global Book Publication: Books as an Expression of Cultural Diversity (.pptx: 2.28MB/37 slides)
OCLC Research Webinar, 16 September 2010

Timothy J. Dickey
Mining Global Library Records for National Publication Profiles: Books as an Expression of Cultural Diversity (.ppt: 2.2MB/33 slides)
Library History Seminar XII: Libraries in the History of Print Culture, 10-12 September 2010, Madison, Wisconsin (USA)

Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University) and Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Chattin' 'Bout My Generation: Virtual Reference Use from Millennials to Boomers (.pptx: 5.4MB/29 slides)
Reference Renaissance 2010 Conference, 8-10 August 2010, Denver, Colorado (USA)
An abstract for this presentation is available (.pdf: 10K/1 p.).

Ralph LeVan
Linked Data (.pptx: 607KB/15 slides)
OCLC Research TAI CHI Webinar, 1 July 2010

Jackie Dooley
Taking Our Pulse: The OCLC Research Survey of Special Collections and Archives
51st Annual RBMS Preconference, 25 June 2010, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (USA)
An expanded and updated version of this presentation was given at the ALCTS Midwinter Forum, 10 January 2011.

Lynn Silipigni Connaway
"Make It as Easy as a Google Book Search." Learning How to Make the Catalog Usable (.ppt: 4.35MB/31 slides)
Cataloging and Beyond: The Year of Cataloging Research Program, ALA 2010 Annual Conference, 24-30 June 2010, Washington, D.C. (USA)

Jean Godby
Mapping Bibliographic Metadata (.pptx: 1.8MB/18 slides)
OCLC Update, American Library Association 2010 Annual Conference, 24-30 June 2010, Washington, D.C. (USA)
A recording of this presentation is also available.

Lorcan Dempsey
An Environmental Glance (.pptx: 3.7MB/44 slides)
2010 Annual RLG Partnership Meeting and Symposium, 9-10 June, Chicago, Illinois (USA)

Ralph LeVan
Linked Data (.pptx: 308K/19 slides)
OCLC Research TAI CHI Webinar, 27 May 2010

Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University) and Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Digital Natives Meet Digital Libraries: Discovering their Behaviors and Preferences for Information Seeking (.pptx: 8.75MB/60 slides)
Libraries in the Digital Age (LIDA) 2010, 27 May 2010, Zadar (Croatia)
An abstract for this presentation is available (.pdf: 225K/1 pp.).

Brian Lavoie
Economics of Sustaining Digital Information (.pptx: 596K/23 slides)
OCLC Research Webinar, 20 May 2010

Dennis Massie
Greening ILL (.pptx: 1.16MB/35 slides)
OCLC Research Webinar, 6 May 2010

Bruce Washburn
Mobile Development (.pptx: 2.44MB/42 slides)
OCLC Research TAI CHI Webinar Series, 29 April 2010

Ricky Erway
Archives in a Digital Age (.ppt: 7.4MB/21 slides)
Digital Archives: Navigating the Legal Shoals, 16 April 2010, Columbia Law School's Kernochan Center for Law, Media and the Arts, New York (USA)

Constance Malpas
What to Retain: A Framework for Managing Change in the Library Organization (.ppt: 4.5MB/30 slides)
CNI Spring 2010 Membership Meeting, 12-13 April 2010, Baltimore, Maryland (USA)

James Michalko
Beyond the Silos of the LAM's: Time to Speak Up (.pptx: 3.3MB/20 slides)
CNI Spring 2010 Membership Meeting, 12-13 April 2010, Baltimore, Maryland (USA)

Jennifer Schaffner
From the Researcher's Point of View: Support for Research Workflows (.ppt: 2.3MB/32 slides)
CNI Spring 2010 Membership Meeting, 12-13 April 2010, Baltimore, Maryland (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
Universities, Research Libraries, (Collections) Boundaries (.ppt: 2.8MB/54 slides)
University of Washington Libraries, 19 March 2010, Seattle (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
Discovery Delivery Disclosure (.pptx: 3.3MB/52 slides)
Lund University Libraries, 4-5 March 2010 (Sweden)
An earlier version of this presentation was given at the University of Minnesota Libraries, 23 November 2009, Minneapolis (USA)

Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University) and Lynn Silipigni Connaway
"I Stay Away from the Unknown, I Guess," Measuring Impact and Understanding Critical Factors for Millennial Generation and Adult Non-Users of Virtual Reference Services (.ppt: 12.1MB/48 slides)
Paper presented at iConference 2010, the Fifth Annual iSchools Conference, 3-6 February 2010, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (USA)
A pre-print also is available. (.pdf: 292k/9 pp.)

Dennis Massie
RLG Shared Print Update (.pdf: 146K/23 pp.)
RLG Partnership Shared Print Update Session , American Library Association 2010 Midwinter Meeting, 18 January 2010, Boston, Massachusetts (USA)

Roy Tennant
Massive Metadata Mashup (.pdf: 2.4MB/40 pp.)
Metadata Interest Group Meeting at ALA Midwinter, American Library Association 2010 Midwinter Meeting, 17 January 2010, Boston, Massachusetts (USA)

Roy Tennant
What WorldCat Can Do For You: Web Services (.pdf: 1.3MB/15 pp.)
Reaching Consumers through Nontraditional Methods: What Can WorldCat Do for You?, American Library Association 2010 Midwinter Meeting, 16 January 2010, Boston, Massachusetts (USA)

Dennis Massie
Greening ILL Practices: Data's, Do's and Don't's (.pdf: 485K/22 pp.)
SHARES Roundtable Meeting, American Library Association 2010 Midwinter Meeting, 15 January 2010, Boston, Massachusetts (USA)

2009

Ricky Erway and Günter Waibel
OCLC Global Council—Beyond the Silos of the LAMs!
OCLC Global Council Webinar, 16 December 2009.

Lorcan Dempsey
Discovery Delivery Disclosure (.pptx: 4.6MB/52 slides)
University of Minnesota Libraries, 23 November 2009, Minneapolis (USA)

Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University) and Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Thriving on Theory: A New Model for Virtual Reference Encounters (.ppt: 2.1MB/25 slides)
Threats, & Theoretical Approaches: Research in Traditional and Social Virtual Reference Quality panel, American Society for Information Science and Technology 2009 Annual Meeting, 6-11 November 2009, Vancouver, British Columbia (Canada)

Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University) and Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Quality Inquiry: User Perspectives on Virtual Reference Practice (.ppt: 2.0MB/21 slides)
Social Reference and Digital Reference: Online Question Answering Practices in Two Diverse Communities panel, American Society for Information Science and Technology 2009 Annual Meeting, 6-11 November 2009, Vancouver, British Columbia (Canada)

Timothy J. Dickey
Global Publication Profiles: Books as an Expression of Cultural Diversity (.ppt: 2.2MB/33 slides)
XXIX Annual Charleston Conference, 5 November 2009, Charleston, South Carolina (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
The Future, the Research Library, and the Architect (.ppt: 6.1MB/24 slides)
Knowlton School of Architecture, Ohio State University, 28 October 2009, Columbus, Ohio (USA)

Ricky Erway
A View on Europeana from the US Perspective
2nd LIBER-EBLIDA Workshop on Digitisation of Library Material in Europe, 19 October 2009, The Hague (Netherlands)
This presentation was also published in article form in the LIBER Quarterly 19:2 and is available here.

John MacColl
World's Most Highly Favoured: Books as Seen by Libraries (.ppt: 4.8MB/35 slides)
7th International Conference on the Book, University of Edinburgh, 18 October 2009, Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)

Eric Childress and Andy Havens
OCLC and the Social Web: Building Tools, Providing Platforms, Engaging the Community (.ppt: 3.2MB/9 slides)
DC-2009: International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications, 14 October 2009, Seoul (Korea)
A webinar version of this presentation is available on Slideshare.

Lorcan Dempsey
The Network, Library Boundaries, and Systemwide Organization (.ppt: 3.3MB/36 slides)
Keynote presentation, Seek, Explore, Discover, The Midwest Chapter, Medical Library Association, 5 October 2009, Columbus, Ohio (USA)

Ricky Erway
Libraries, Archives and Museums: Converging for Real (.ppt: 5.2MB/12 slides)
Libraries, Archives and Museums: Converging for Real, Sustainable Archives: Joint Annual Meeting of the Society of American Archivists and the Council of State Archivists, 15 August 2009, Austin, Texas (USA)

John MacColl
All Together Now: the Work of OCLC Research (.ppt: 4.2MB/12 slides)
Fiesole Collection Development Retreat, University of Strathclyde, 24 July 2009, Glasgow, Scotland (UK)

Thom Hickey
The Virtual International Authority File (.ppt: 807K/29 slides)
25th Anniversary Authority Control Interest Group (ACIG) Program, ALA 2009 Annual Conference, 12 July 2009, McCormick Place West, Chicago, Illinois (USA)

Thom Hickey
The Virtual International Authority File (.ppt: 1.1MB/35 slides)
Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) Western European Studies Section (WESS) Cataloging Discussion Group (CDG) Program, ALA 2009 Annual Conference, 11 July 2009, Palmer House, Chicago, Illinois (USA)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway and Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University)
'Way Sweet' or 'Just Wrong': Users and Librarians Reveal Critical Factors for Virtual Reference Service Excellence (.ppt 3.7MB/35 slides)
ALA 2009 Annual Conference, Panel: Best Practices in Cooperative Virtual Reference sponsored by OCLC, 11 July 2009, Chicago, Illinois (USA)

Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University) and Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Convenience, Connections, Correctness, and Choice: Critical Components of Virtual Reference Service Quality (.ppt 4.8MB/62 slides)
Information: Interactions and Impact (I3) Conference, 24 June 2009, Aberdeen, Scotland (UK)

Lorcan Dempsey
Connection, Concentration and Diffusion: Mobilizing Library Services (.ppt 5.8MB/53 slides)
2nd M-Libraries Conference opening keynote, 23 June 2009, University of British Columbia, Vancouver (Canada)

John MacColl
Risks and Strategies: The View from OCLC Research (.pptx: 10.4MB/50 slides)
Presentation to Edinburgh Library, Archive & Museums Professionals (LAMP) group, 12 June 2009, Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)

John MacColl and Ricky Erway
Research Information Management (.pdf: 1.2MB/32 pp.)
RLG Partnership Meeting, 2 June 2009, Boston, Massachusetts (USA)

Ricky Erway and Constance Malpas
Scholarly Information Practices in the Online Environment
OCLC Research Webinar, 1 June 2009

Ricky Erway
IR Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Institutional Repository
CNI Spring 2009 Task Force Meeting, 6-7 April 2009, Minneapolis, Minnesota (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
Systemwide Organization of Information Resources: A Multiscalar Environment (.ppt 3.0MB/16 slides)
JISC Pre-Conference Forum: Higher Education in a Global Economy: Implications for Technology and JISC (.pdf: 1.4MB/29 pp.), 23 March 2009, Edinburgh International Conference Centre (UK)

Diane Vizine-Goetz
What Users Want & How FRBR Can Help (.ppt 2MB/21 slides)
A Symposium for Publishers and Librarians, 18-19 March 2009, OCLC, Dublin, Ohio (USA)
An earlier version of this presentation was given at the ALCTS Cataloging & Classification Section Forum, 23 January 2009, ALA Midwinter Meeting, Denver, CO (USA)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway and Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University)
"I would sort of appreciate a little more understanding:" Engaging Net Gen Students in Virtual Reference (.ppt 5.3MB/48 slides)
ACRL 14th National Conference, 14 March 2009, Seattle, Washington (USA)

Ralph LeVan
WorldCat Identities (.ppt: 1 MB/30 slides)
OCLC Grid Services Boot Camp preconference, Code4Lib 2009, 23 February 2009, Providence, Rhode Island (USA)

Ralph LeVan
SRU & CQL (.ppt: 608K/16 slides)
OCLC Grid Services Boot Camp preconference, Code4Lib 2009, 23 February 2009, Providence, Rhode Island (USA)

Ralph LeVan
Terminology Services: Experimental Services for Controlled Vocabularies (.ppt: 889 K/11 slides)
OCLC Grid Services Boot Camp preconference, Code4Lib 2009, 23 February 2009, Providence, Rhode Island (USA)

John MacColl
An' Forward, Tho' I Canna See, I Guess an' Fear!: A View from OCLC Research (.ppt: 10.8MB/41 slides)
Presentation to Scottish Confederation of University & Research Libraries (SCURL), 27 January 2009, St Andrews, Scotland (UK)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway
CREATing a New Theoretical Model for Reference Encounters in Synchronous Face-to-Face and Virtual Environments (.ppt: 433K/29 slides)
2009 ALISE Annual Conference, 21 January 2009, Denver, Colorado (USA)

2008

Lynn Silipigni Connaway
"I can get everything that I can get at a library and more online, and I don't have to go anywhere." Expectations of the Screenager Generation (.ppt: 2.7MB/57 slides)
New York Public Library, 10 December 2008, New York City, New York (USA)

John MacColl
Winning Researchers Back to the Library (.pptx: 11.5MB/54 slides)
TEL (The European Library) meeting, 8 December 2008, Prague (Czech Republic)

Ricky Erway
Collaboration Beyond the LAM: Insights into Moving Image Archives Collaboration (.ppt: 757K/13 slides)
Future Directions: New Horizons: Organizations in the Face of Convergence, AMIA Annual Conference 2008, 12-15 November 2008, Savannah, Georgia (USA)

Ralph LeVan
Terminology Services (.pdf: 203K/11 pp.)
WorldCat Hackathon, 7 November 2008, New York Public Library (USA)

Ralph LeVan
How To: WorldCat Identities (.ppt: 496K/23 slides)
WorldCat Hackathon, 7 November 2008, New York Public Library (USA)

Ralph LeVan
How To: SRU (.ppt: 427K/16 slides)
WorldCat Hackathon, 7 November 2008, New York Public Library (USA)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Data Mining, Advanced Collection Analysis, and Publisher Profiles: An Update on the OCLC Publisher Name Authority File (.ppt: 761K/33 slides)
XXVIII Annual Charleston Conference, 7 November 2008, Charleston, South Carolina (USA)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Expectations of the Screenager Generation (.pdf: 1.6MB/32 pp.)
RLG Programs 2008 European Partner Meeting, 6 November 2008, Paris (France)

John MacColl
The Prolific RIM: Mapping Research Support Activity in Libraries (.pdf: 2.15MB/17 pp.)
RLG Programs 2008 European Partner Meeting 6 November 2008, Paris (France)

Edward T. O'Neill
OhioLINK Collection Analysis Project: Preliminary Analysis (.ppt: 3.5MB/26 slides)
ASIS&T 2008 Annual Meeting, 24-29 October 2008, Columbus, Ohio (USA)

Brian Lavoie
Mining for Copyright Evidence (.ppt: 841K/16 slides)
ASIS&T 2008 Annual Meeting, 24-29 October 2008, Columbus, Ohio (USA)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway and Timothy J. Dickey
Beyond Data Mining: Delivering the Next Generation of Services from Library Data (.ppt: 2.4MB/50 slides)
ASIS&T 2008 Annual Meeting, 24-29 October 2008, Columbus, Ohio (USA)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway and Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University)
E-valuating Virtual Viewpoints: User, Non-user, and Librarians Perspectives on Live Chat-based Reference (.ppt: 1.07MB/37 slides)
E-Valuating E-Reference: Transforming Digital Reference through Research and Evaluation panel, ASIS&T 2008 Annual Meeting, 24-29 October 2008, Columbus, Ohio (USA)

John MacColl
Scaling up Digitisation of Special Collections (.pptx: 8.8MB/48 slides)
RLUK Conference, University of Leeds, 23 October 2008, Leeds, England (UK)

Thom Hickey
Authorities Futures (.ppt: 5.7MB/68 slides)
Libraries Australia Forum 2008, 23 October 2008, Powerhouse Museum, Sydney (Australia)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Why Not the Library First? (.ppt: 21.1MB/86 slides)
New England Library Association Conference, 21 October 2008, Manchester, New Hampshire (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
Web Scale: What and Why (.ppt: 4.0MB/20 slides)
OCLC Members Council general session, 20 October 2008, Dublin, Ohio (USA)

John MacColl
Are Archives the New Libraries? (.ppt: 9.4MB/55 slides)
OCLC EMEA Dutch Customer Day, Nationaal Archief, 18 September 2008, The Hague (Netherlands)

Lorcan Dempsey
Four Inconsistent Pictures, Some Questions and No Answers: Some Notes About Research Libraries in Modern Times (.ppt: 3.2MB/32 slides)
Cambridge University Library, 13 October 2008, Cambridge (UK)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Email is for Old People: Inter-generational Disconnects in Virtual Reference Communication (.ppt: 10.8MB/57 slides)
Cleveland State University, 5 September 2008, Cleveland, Ohio (USA)

Diane Vizine-Goetz
Terminology Services (.ppt: 1 MB/23 slides)
New Dimensions in Knowledge Organization Systems: A workshop sponsored by CENDI and the Networked Knowledge Organization Systems Working Group, hosted by the World Bank, 11 September 2008, Washington, D.C. (USA)
An earlier version of this presentation was given at a preconference, sponsored by OCLC, ISKO-NA and Université de Montréal, to the 10th International ISKO Conference, 5 August 2008, Université de Montréal, Montréal (Canada)

Eric Childress
Library 2.0 and OCLC (.ppt: 1.3MB/32 slides)
Amigos 2008 - Tecnología aplicada: innovación en los servicios bibliotecarios, 5 September 2008, Universidad de las Américas Puebla (México)
A Spanish-language version of this presentation is also available (.ppt: 1.1MB/32 slides).

John MacColl
Digital Library Services and the Changing Environment (.pptx: 17.9MB/72 slides)
Oxford University Library Strategy Workshop, 29 August 2008, Oxford, England (UK)

Ricky Erway
Collaboration on the LAM: Insights into Library, Archive, and Museum Interaction at Five Museums (.ppt: 5.1MB/12 slides)
You Say You Want a Revolution...: Combining Archives, Museums, Libraries, Archives 2008: Archival R/Evolution and Identities: Annual Meeting of the Society of American Archivists, 28 August 2008, San Francisco, California (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
Moving d2d to the Network Level (.ppt: 7.9MB/42 slides)
Rethinking Access to Information (IFLA Satellite Meeting), 5-7 August 2008, Boston, Massachusetts (USA)

Eric Childress
FAST (Faceted Application of Subject Terminology): A Vocabulary to Facilitate Faceted Browsing (.ppt: 5.9MB/33 slides)
Preconference to the 10th International ISKO Conference, 5 August 2008, Université de Montréal, Montréal (Canada)

Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University) and Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Getting Better All the Time: Improving Communication and Accuracy in Virtual Reference (.ppt: 1.1MB/22 slides)
Reference Renaissance: Current and Future Trends, 4 - 5 August 2008, Denver, Colorado (USA)
A handout from this presentation is available (pdf: 75.6K/14pp.).

Ricky Erway
Supply and Demand: Special Collections and Digitisation
JISC CNI Meeting: Transforming the User Experience, 10 July 2008, Belfast, Northern Ireland (UK)

Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University)
Click, Call, or Come on In! Connecting to Millennials in FtF & VR Encounters (.ppt: 5MB/19 slides)
R U Communicating: Speaking the Language of Millennials panel, University Libraries Section, Association of College & Research Libraries, American Library Association Annual Conference, 26 June - 2 July 2008, Anaheim, California (USA)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway, Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University), Timothy J. Dickey, and Jocelyn A. DeAngelis Williams (Rutgers University)
'I Find What I Need' Investigating the Behaviors and Information Seeking Preferences of Non-users of Virtual Reference (.ppt: 9.2MB/28 slides)
[ presentation proposal abstract] (.pdf: 37K/3 pp.)
Library Research Round Table, 2008 American Library Association Annual Conference, 26 June - 2 July 2008, Anaheim, California (USA)

John MacColl
Research Outputs in Reputation Management (.ppt: 3.5MB/33 slides)
Edinburgh University Library Internal Staff Workshop, 23 June 2008, Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)

Eric Childress
OCLC Research Update (.ppt: 6.4MB/29 slides)
Presented to MLNC members, 12 June 2008,

Lorcan Dempsey
Web 2.0, Library Systems and the Library System (.ppt: 9.8MB/47 slides)
SCONUL Conference, 11-13 June 2008, Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)

Susan McGlamery and Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Quality Assurance in a Multi-state, Multi-national Virtual Reference Cooperative (.pdf: 88K/16 pp.)
Libraries in the Digital Age (LIDA) 2008, 2-7 June 2008, Dubrovnik and Mljet (Croatia)

Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University) and Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Cordial Connections: Evaluating Virtual Reference from User, Non-User, and Librarian Perspectives using the Critical Incident Technique (.pdf: 111K/16 pp.)
Libraries in the Digital Age (LIDA) 2008, 2-7 June 2008, Dubrovnik and Mljet (Croatia)

Lorcan Dempsey
Full Disclosure: Thinking About Library Resources in Web-scale Discovery Environments (.ppt: 5.3MB/46 slides)
Journée abes, 20 May 2008, Montpellier (France)

Constance Malpas
Assessing Uniqueness in the System-wide Book Collection (.ppt: 603 k/29 slides)
RLG Webinar, 24 April 2008, Mountain View, California (USA)
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John MacColl
Delivering Web-scale Library Systems (.ppt: 2.85 MB/24 slides)
CILIP Digital Library Executive Briefing, 17 April 2008, London, England (UK)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway and Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University)
Smiling Online: Applying Face-to-face Reference Skills in a Virtual Environment (.ppt: 1.1MB/37 slides)
Presented as a Webinar (Web Based Seminar) at OCLC, 16 April 2008, Dublin, Ohio (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
Networks and Libraries (.ppt: 985K/15 slides)
JISC Conference 2008, 15 April 2008, Birmingham (UK)

Lorcan Dempsey
The Network Reconfigures the Library: People and Places, Collections and Services (.ppt: 5.0MB/42 slides)
LIR Seminar 2008, 14 April 2008, Liberty Hall, Dublin (Ireland)
Earlier versions of this presentation were given at the University of Iowa (21 February 2008) and the University of Kansas (5 December 2007).

Lorcan Dempsey
Networks and Libraries (.ppt: 985K/15 slides)
UKOLN 30th Anniversary, 10 April 2008, British Library, London (UK)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway and Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University)
Exceeding Expectations: E-Reference Excellence in Collaborative VR (.ppt: 4MB/22 slides)
Best Practices in Cooperative Virtual Reference panel, Public Libraries Association National Conference, 28 March 2008, Minneapolis, Minnesota (USA)
A handout from this presentation is available (.pdf: 44K/2 pp.). A video recording of this presentation is also available (requires Internet Explorer).

Ralph LeVan
Search Web Services (.ppt: 351K/28 slides)
NISO Discovery Tools Forum, 27 March 2008, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (USA)

Eric Childress and Larry Olszewski
OCLC Research: Selected Projects (.ppt: 5.3MB/31 slides)
Department of Biblioteconomía y Documentación, 29 February 2008, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Getafe (Spain)
A Spanish-language version of this presentation also is available (.ppt: 5.3MB/31 slides).

A video recording of this presentation is also available.

Devon Smith
Erlang in 5 minutes or less (.pdf: 49.2K/8 pp.)
code4lib 2008 conference, 25-28 February 2008, Portland, Oregon (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
The Network Reconfigures the Library: People and Places, Collections and Services (.ppt: 5.1MB/44 slides)
The University of Iowa, 21 February 2008, Iowa City (USA)
Adapted from the University of Kansas presentation of the same name, 5 December 2007.

Stuart L. Weibel
Making Identifiers Concrete (so library places and spaces don't have to be) (.ppt: 4.0MB/41 slides)
VALA2008 14th Annual Biennial Conference and Exhibition, 7 February 2008, Melbourne (Australia)

Stuart L. Weibel
Building Web Scale for Libraries (.ppt: 8.5MB/109 slides)
Given on behalf of Robin Murray, VP Global Product Management, OCLC. Mr. Murray previously made this presentation as "OCLC Enterprise Product Strategy - Bring Web-Scale to Libraries."
VALA2008 14th Annual Biennial Conference and Exhibition, 7 February 2008, Melbourne (Australia)

Constance Malpas
Measuring Uniqueness in System-wide Book Holdings:  Implications for Collection Management (.ppt: 361k/21 slides)
ALA Midwinter 2008, 11-16 January 2008, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (USA)
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Lynn Silipigni Connaway and Larry Olszewski
OCLC WorldMap: Visualizing Information About Collections and Libraries Worldwide (.ppt: 9.29MB/35 slides)
OCLC Inclusion Council, 31 January 2008, Dublin, Ohio (USA)

Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University) and Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Users and Librarians Engaging in Virtual Spaces: Using Critical Incidents to Inform Practice and Education in Chat Reference (.ppt: 416K/36 slides)
2008 ALISE Annual Conference, 8 - 11 January 2008, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (USA)
A handout from this presentation is available (.pdf: 108K/8 pp.).

2007

Lorcan Dempsey
The Network Reconfigures the Library: People and Places, Collections and Services (.ppt: 4.9MB/44 slides)
University of Kansas Libraries, 5-6 December 2007, Lawrence, Kansas (USA)
This presentation adapts an earlier one: "The Network Reconfigures the Library: Workforce Issues." The Fourth China-US Library Conference, OCLC, 23-25 October 2007, Columbus, Ohio (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
The Changing Scholarly and Cultural Record (.ppt: 5.5MB/55 slides)
Hall Center for the Humanities, University of Kansas, 5 December 2007, Lawrence, Kansas (USA)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway, Jasmine de Gaia, and Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University)
Social Networking: The Confluence of Content, Collaboration and Community (.ppt: 1.9MB/31 slides)
Online Information Conference, 4-6 December 2007, London, England (UK)

Lorcan Dempsey
Libraries in the New Network Environment (.ppt: 3.3MB/49 slides)
San José Public Library and San José State University Library, 16 November 2007, San José, California (USA)

Ricky Erway
Presenting Digital Harmony to Users (.ppt: 801K/16 slides)
Mass Digitization: Not Just for Books Anymore, Museum Computer Network Annual Conference, 8 November 2007, Chicago, Illinois (USA)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway
"The Library is a good source if you have several months." Making the Library More Accessible (.ppt: 9.4MB/93 slides)
Fall Conference Oklahoma Chapter, Association of College and Research Libraries (OK-ACRL), 5 November 2007, Tulsa, Oklahoma (USA)
A brief conference report, including a photo of this presentation, is available.

Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University)
Creating Chat Connections: E-valuating Virtual Reference Transcripts (.ppt: 525K/32 slides)
Delaware Valley Chapter, Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL), 2 November 2007, Millersville, Pennsylvania (USA)
A handout (.pdf: 164K/9 pp.) and a bibliography (.pdf: 28K/2 pp.) related to this presentation are available.

Lynn Silipigni Connaway
“The Library is a good source if you have several months.” Making the Library More Accessible (.ppt: 8.8MB/88 slides)
Delaware Valley Chapter, Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL), 2 November 2007, Millersville, Pennsylvania (USA)
A handout (.pdf: 18K/1 pg.) and a bibliography (.pdf: 28K/2 pp.) related to this presentation are available.

Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University) and Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Connecting in Cyberspace: The Millennial Generation and Virtual Reference Service (.ppt: 83K/23 slides)
Paper presented on panel, Behaviors and Preferences of Digital Natives: Informing a Research Agenda, American Society for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) 2007 Annual Meeting, 18-25 October 2007, Milwaukee, Wisconsin (USA)
A handout from this presentation is available (.pdf: 116K/9 pp.).

Ricky Erway
Presenting Digital Harmony to Users (.ppt: 657K/15 slides)
Open Content Alliance Annual Meeting, 17 October 2007, San Francisco, California (USA)

Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University), Lynn Silipigni Connaway, and Jocelyn DeAngelis Williams (Rutgers University)
Virtual Rituals: Applying Goffman's Face-Work to an Analysis of Live Chat Reference Encounters (.ppt: 123K/19 slides)
Library Research Seminar IV, 10-12 October 2007, London, Ontario (Canada)
A handout from this presentation is available (.pdf: 111K/8 pp.).

Lorcan Dempsey
Library Services in the Flow: The Network Reconfigures Everything (.ppt: 4.6MB/61 slides)
Wyoming Library Association conference, 13 September 2007, Cheyenne, Wyoming (USA)

Ricky Erway
Curating the Collective Collection (.ppt: 2.4MB/41 slides)
Opening keynote address, Maximizing Metadata, Data Curation and Applications, OCLC Western Digital Forum, 9-10 August 2007, San Diego, California (USA)

Ricky Erway
Public/Private Agreements for Mass Digitisation (.ppt: 923K/23 slides)
JISC Digitisation Conference 2007, 20 July 2007, Cardiff, Wales (UK)

Stuart L. Weibel
Information Trends in Libraries: Get More Value from Data, Give More Value to Users, Get Users Involved (.ppt: 1.4MB/27 slides)
XXIII CBBD: Congresso Brasileiro de Biblioteconomia, Documentação e Ciência da Informação, 9 July 2007, Brasilia, DF (Brazil)

Stuart L. Weibel
Dublin Core Metadata Tutorial (.ppt: 2.5 MB/89 slides)
Pre-conference workshop, XXIII CBBD: Congresso Brasileiro de Biblioteconomia, Documentação e Ciência da Informação, 9 July 2007, Brasilia, DF (Brazil)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway & Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University)
Focusing on Change: Connecting to Both Millennials and Baby Boomers (.ppt: 318K/55 slides)
information: interactions and impact (i3) conference, 27 June 2007, The Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, Scotland (UK)
A handout from this presentation is available (.pdf: 80K/5 pp.).

Marie L. Raford (Rutgers University)
See it, Hear it, Touch it: How do Communication and Learning Styles Affect Virtual Reference?
RUSA, RSS/MARS Virtual Reference Committee, American Library Association Annual Conference, 25 June 2007, Washington, DC (USA)
A handout and a session abstract related to this presentation are available from the committee's Web site.

Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University) & Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Not dead yet! Ready reference in live chat reference (.ppt: 983K/28 slides)
13th RUSA New Reference Research Forum, American Library Association Annual Conference, 24 June 2007, Washington, DC (USA)
A handout from this presentation is available (.pdf: 45K/7 pp.).

Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University) & Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Are we getting warmer? Query clarification in virtual reference (.ppt: 282K/37 slides)
Library Research Round Table, American Library Association Annual Conference, 23 June 2007, Washington, DC (USA)
A handout from this presentation is available (.pdf: 40K/7 pp.).

Lynn Silipigni Connaway & Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University)
Shared Expectations: Getting Comfortable and Providing Quality Service in Cooperative VR (.ppt: 124K/13 slides)
"Best Practices in Cooperative Virtual Reference" panel session, American Library Association Annual Conference, 23 June 2007, Washington, DC (USA)
A handout from this presentation is available (.pdf: 35K/2 pp.).

Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University) & Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Getting in Synch with Screenagers: Virtual Reference and Sustaining the Relevance of Libraries (.ppt: 136K/21 slides)
IRPG/ALA Panel, American Library Association Annual Conference, 22 June 2007, Washington, DC (USA)
A handout from this presentation is available (.pdf: 39K/6 pp.).

Lorcan Dempsey
The Network Reconfigures Discovery: The Importance of Disclosure (.ppt: 5.2MB/47 slides)
Ohio State University Libraries, Library 2.0 Conference, 14 June 2007, Columbus, Ohio (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
Changing Users and Changing Technology: The Network Rewrites the Library (.ppt: 3.4MB/45 slides)
California State University Libraries Futures Summit Meeting, 6-8 June 2007, Santa Rosa, California (USA)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway
"Google is user friendly—the library catalog is not:" Information-seekers' Preferences (.ppt: 5.8MB/76 slides)
Tri-state College Library Cooperative, 5 June 2007, Malvern, Pennsylvania (USA)

Brian Lavoie
Prospecting in the Library Data Mines (.ppt: 451K/9 slides)
RLG Programs 2007 Annual Partners Meeting, 4 June 2007, Washington, DC (USA)

Brian Lavoie
The Tale of the Library Long Tail: Space, Collections, and the Network (.ppt: 891K/23 slides)
ACRL/NEC Annual Conference, 1 June 2007, Waltham, Massachusetts (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
The Virtual Cultural Heritage (.ppt: 4.4MB/46 slides)
LIBER Think tank on the future value of the book as artefact and the future value of digital documentary heritage, 24-25 May 2007, National Library of Sweden, Stockholm (Sweden)

Ricky Erway
Archives and OCLC: What's in It for Them and for Us (.ppt: 801K/16 slides)
Research and New Technologies Interest Group, OCLC Members Council, 21 May 2007, Dublin, Ohio (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
The Network Rewrites the Library: Supporting Research and Learning (.ppt: 7.7MB/44 slides)
Solinet Annual Meeting, 10 May 2007, Atlanta, Georgia (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
The Network Rewrites the Catalog (.ppt: 6.6MB/71 slides)
University of Virginia Library, 26 April 2007, Charlottesville, Virginia (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
Thinking about Collections (.ppt: 2.5MB/45 slides)
Fiesole Collection Development Retreat, 13 April 2007, The University of Hong Kong (China)

Lorcan Dempsey
Environment and People (.ppt: 3.3MB/41 slides)
The Academic Library: Dinosaur or Phoenix? 12 April 2007, Chinese University of Hong Kong (China)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway & Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University)
Service Sea Change: Clicking with Screenagers through Virtual Reference
(.ppt: 137K/24 slides)
ACRL 13th National Conference, 31 March 2007, Baltimore, Maryland (USA)
A Pre-print also is available. (.pdf: 68K/19 pp.)

Stuart L. Weibel
Information is ...Social ...People ...Practical (.ppt: 3.5MB/51 slides)
iEdge 2007 Conference keynote, 23 March 2007, University of Washington, Seattle (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
In the Flow: From Discovery to Disclosure (.ppt: 4.7MB/50 slides)
CIC Library Conference , 19 March 2007, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis (USA)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Why Not Libraries? Users Identify Their Information Preferences (.ppt: 670K/76 slides)
Central Ohio Chapter, American Society for Information Science and Technology (CO-ASIS&T), 6 March 2007, Dublin, Ohio (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
The Network Rewrites the Library (.ppt: 8.45MB/68 slides)
Phineas L. Windsor Lectureship, UIUC-GSLIS , 23 February 2007, Urbana-Champaign, Illnois (USA)

Nancy Elkington
RLG Programs Briefing: Context, Historic Programmatic Achievements, and Style of Working
OCLC Members Council Research and New Technologies Interest Group meeting, 6 February 2007, Québec, QC (Canada) and Dublin, Ohio (USA)
Two versions of this presentation are available: PowerPoint (170K/27 slides) and PDF (138K/14 pp.).

Diane Vizine-Goetz
FictionFinder: Imagining What a "Next Generation" Catalog Might Look Like
OCLC Members Council Research and New Technologies Interest Group meeting, 6 February 2007, Québec, QC (Canada) and Dublin, Ohio (USA)
Two versions of this presentation are available: PowerPoint (1.4MB/23 slides) and PDF (1.5MB/14 pp.).

Lorcan Dempsey
The New Environment of Description (.ppt: 2.6MB/39 slides)
PCC Participants Meeting , ALA Midwinter Meeting, 21 January 2007, Seattle, Washington (USA)

Ricky Erway
RLG Cultural Materials Alliance and Beyond (.ppt: 2.3MB/23 slides)
Meeting of the Cultural Materials Alliance, ALA Midwinter Meeting, 21 January 2007, Seattle, Washington (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
Moving to the Network Level: Discovery and Disclosure (.ppt: 3.9MB/50 slides)
ALCTS Meeting, ALA Midwinter Meeting, 19 January 2007, Seattle, Washington (USA)

Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University) & Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Reflections of Reference Practice: Analyzing Virtual Reference Transcripts (.ppt: 477K/21 slides)
2007 ALISE Annual Conference, 18 January 2007, Seattle, Washington (USA)
A handout from this presentation also is available (.pdf: 174K/6 pp.)

2006

Lorcan Dempsey
Libraries in a web 2.0 environment (.ppt: 3.0MB/47 slides)
Numérique et bibliothèques : le deuxième choc, 4ème édition des Entretiens de la BnF, Bibliothèque National de France, 8 December 2006, Paris (France)

Lorcan Dempsey
The Library and the Network: A Perspective (.ppt: 7.8MB/69 slides)
All-Staff Day, Arlington County Public Library, 1 December 2006, Arlington, Virginia (USA)

Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University) & Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Expect the Unexpected: Urban Screenagers' Communication and Information Seeking Preferences (.pdf: 194K/39 pp.)
Presented as part of a seminar, Urban Communication: Creating Sites for Connection and Action, at the National Communication Association's 92nd Annual Convention, 15 November 2006, San Antonio, Texas (USA)
A session abstract also is available. (.pdf:12.5K/1p.).

Lynn Silipigni Connaway and Larry Olszewski
A Geographical Representation of WorldCat Resources: A Decision-Making Tool for Acquisitions and Collection Management (.pdf: 1.1MB/26 pp.)
XXVI Annual Charleston Conference, 10 November 2006, Charleston, South Carolina (USA)

Ralph LeVan
SRU and Lucene (.ppt: 98K/21 slides)
Texas State Library and Archives Commission workshop, " SRU: Search / Retrieve via URL," 9 November 2006, Austin, Texas (USA)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Capturing Untapped Descriptive Data: Creating Value for Librarians and Users (.ppt: 1.9MB/40 slides)
ASIS&T 2006 Annual Conference , 8 November 2006, Austin, Texas (USA)

Jeffrey A. Young
Six Questions (Q6) and the OpenURL Object Model (OOM) (.ppt: 217K/11 slides)
DLF Fall Forum , 8 November 2006, Boston, Massachusetts (USA)

Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University) and Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Seeking Sustainability and Singularity: Evaluating Virtual Reference from User, Non-user, and Librarian Perspectives (.ppt: 139K/23 slides)
Presentated on a panel, Shaping the Future Realities of Virtual Reference, at the American Society for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) Annual Meeting, 6 November 2006, Austin, Texas (USA)
Panel abstract (.pdf: 46K/ 5p.)

Thom Hickey
A Future for the Library Catalog (.ppt: 1.5MB/22 slides)
Association of College and Research Libraries, Delaware Valley Chapter (ACRL/DVC) 2006 Fall Program, "The Future of the Catalog: Deconstruction or Reinvention?" 3 November 2006, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania (USA)
A short movie related to the LiveSearch slide (#9) is available (.wmv: 537K/131 sec.).

Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University) and Lynn Silipigni Connaway
'Screenagers' and Virtual (Chat) Reference: The Future is Now! (.ppt: 191K/25 slides)
Presented by Marie Radford at the New Jersey Association of School Librarians Annual Conference, 30 October 2006, Long Branch, New Jersey (USA).
A handout from this presentation also is available. (.pdf: 59K/7 pp.)

Thom Hickey
A Public Catalog of Theses and Dissertations (.ppt: 296K/16 slides)
ETD2006 U.S. Regional Conference , University of Missouri-St. Louis, 27 October 2006, St. Louis, Missouri (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
It Must Change: Creating Value in a Network Environment (.ppt: 4.1MB/44 slides)
Library Renaissance Conference Colorado State University, 24 October 2006, Fort Collins, Colorado (USA)
This adapts the presentation given at the Montana State University Libraries Symposium listed below (29 Septmber 2006). A version of this presentation was also given at the Minitex/OCLC User Group meeting in the Twin Cities on 16 October 2006

Eric Childress
OCLC Research (.ppt: 2.9MB/36 slides)
SHARES Partners Meeting, New York University, 20 October 2006, New York, New York (USA)

Thom Hickey
Matching Names in Parallel (.ppt: 404K/26 slides)
Access 2006 Conference, 14 October 2006, Ottawa, Ontario (Canada)

Eric Childress
Futuregazing: Trends & Patterns = El Futuro: una observación en la transición y modificación de patrones de comportamiento (.pdf: 1.7MB/34 slides)
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM), 9 October 2006, México DF (México)
Spanish-language versions of this presentation also are available:
Como una presentación (.pdf: 1.7MB/34 slides)
Como un informe (.pdf: 63K/7 pp.)

Brian Lavoie
A Brief Tour of WorldCat's Mexican Landscape (.ppt: 628K/9 slides)
Presented by Eric Childress at Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM), 9 October 2006, México DF (México)
A Spanish-language version of this presentation also is available (.ppt: 605K/9 slides).

Stuart L. Weibel
The Web and the OPAC—Creating (Library) Value in the Age of the Amazoogles (.ppt: 1.8MB/28 slides)
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM), 9 October 2006, México DF (México)
Spanish-language versions of this presentation also are available:
Como una presentación (.ppt: 3.4MB/28 slides)
Como un informe (.pdf: 52K/8 pp.)

Lorcan Dempsey
With contributions by Brian Lavoie.
Some Collection Directions (.ppt: 2.1MB/37 slides)
Center for Research Libraries (CRL) Retreat, 6-7 October 2006, Chicago, Illinois (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
Network *-intermediation (.ppt: 4MB/44 slides)
Montana State University Libraries Symposium, 29 September 2006, Bozeman, Montana (USA)
A version of this presentation was also given at the Minitex/OCLC User Group meeting in the Twin Cities on 16 October 2006, and at the Library Renaissance Conference at Colorado State University, 24 October 2006, Fort Collins, Colorado. (See above for the latter.)

Brian Lavoie
Anatomy of Aggregate Collections: Exploring Mass Digitization and the "Collective Collection" (.ppt: 695K/19 slides)
NELINET, 21 September 2006, Southborough, Massachusetts (USA)

Stuart L. Weibel
Creating (Library) Value in the Age of the Amazoogles (.ppt: 145K/22 slides)
University of British Columbia, 18 September 2006, Vancouver (Canada)

Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University) and Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Virtual Windows: Observing Chat Reference Encounters through Transcript Analysis
(.ppt: 462K/33 slides)
Presented by Lynn Silipigni Connaway as part of a Symposium, The Role of Observation and the Health of Community, at the 19th International Association for People-Environment Studies, 11-16 September 2006, Alexandria (Egypt).

Diane Vizine-Goetz and Edward T. O'Neill
Dewey and FAST Geographic Headings (.ppt: 809K/13 slides)
Dewey Translators Meeting, World Library and Information Congress: 72nd IFLA General Conference and Council, 23 August 2006, Seoul (Korea)

Brian Lavoie
PREMIS Data Dictionary and the Future of Preservation Metadata (.pdf: 620K/11 pp.)
Society of American Archivists, 5 August 2006, Washington, DC (USA)

Eric Childress
Futuregazing: A Presentation to the AUC Staff (.ppt: 12.2MB/52 slides)
Strategic planning staff retreat of the Atlanta University Center's Robert W. Woodruff Library, 16 July 2006, Atlanta, Georgia (USA)

Glenn Patton and Eric Childress
Retrieval That Works: Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records (FRBR) and OCLC (.ppt: 2.8MB/71 slides)
99th AALL Annual Meeting & Conference , 12 July 2006, St. Louis, Missouri (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
Resource Discovery (.ppt: 1.9MB/17 slides)
JISC/ CNI Conference , 7 July 2006, York (UK)

Julianne Beall (Library of Congress) and Diane Vizine-Goetz
Finding Fiction: Facilitating Access to Works of the Imagination Scattered by Form and Format (.ppt: 647K/22 slides)
Ninth International ISKO Conference , 7 July 2006, Vienna (Austria)

Lorcan Dempsey
The Changing Digital Library Landscape: Trends in the World of Web 2.0 (.ppt: 3.7MB/39 slides)
EDINA 10th Anniversary, 3 July 2006, University of Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)
A Webcast of this talk is available from the University's Streaming Media Service.

Lynn Silipigni Connaway and Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University)
Seeking Synchronicity: Evaluating Virtual Reference Transcripts (.ppt: 428K/22 slides)
QuestionPoint Users Group Meeting, 25 June 2006, New Orleans, Louisianna (USA)

Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University) and Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Face-work in Chat Reference Encounters (.ppt: 178K/29 slides)
Library Research Round Table Research Forum, "Librarians as Research Subjects,"
American Library Association Annual Conference, 24 June 2006, New Orleans, Louisianna (USA)

Julianne Beall (Library of Congress) and Diane Vizine-Goetz
Using Dewey to Improve Access to Fiction (.ppt: 894K/14 slides)
ALA Annual Conference , 24 June 2006, New Orleans, Louisiana (USA)

Edward T. O'Neill
FAST: A Faceted LCSH-Based Subject Vocabulary (.ppt: 2.0MB/35 slides)
ALA Annual Conference , 24 June 2006, New Orleans, Louisiana (USA)
Other FAST-related presentations were made at the same conference:
Arlene G. Taylor (Universtiy of Pittsburgh)
Comparison of Keyword Searching Using FAST vs. Using LCSH (.ppt: 103K/39 slides)
Shannon Hoffman (Brigham Young University)
Looking Deeper into Using FAST: Report on three projects using the FAST Authority File (.ppt: 97K/13 slides)

Thom Hickey
Virtual International Authority File (.ppt: 325K/25 slides)
ALA Annual Conference , 24 June 2006, New Orleans, Louisiana (USA)

Eric Childress
Days of Future Past (.ppt: 2.1MB/36 slides)
TechConnections 7 conference, 13 June 2006, Dublin, Ohio (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
Thinking about Libraries in an Amazoogle Environment (.ppt: 3.9MB/38 slides)
Cendi, 6 June 2006, Washington, DC (USA)

Diane Vizine-Goetz
Web Services for [Controlled] Vocabularies (.ppt: 1.5MB/25 slides)
ALAO Technical Services Interest Group Spring Workshop, 19 May 2006, Columbus, Ohio (USA)

Carol Jean Godby
Terminology Mining at OCLC (.ppt: 676K/26 slides)
ALAO Technical Services Interest Group Spring Workshop, 19 May 2006, Columbus, Ohio (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
Library Services in a Competitive Digital Environment (.ppt: 6.9MB/60 slides)
Celtic Connections Conference, 17 May 2006, Cardiff, Wales (UK)

Eric Childress
Eye to the Telescope: Future-Gazing & Current Projects from OCLC Research (.ppt: 1.5MB/23 slides)
2006 Amigos Conference, 11 May 2006, Dallas, Texas (USA)
Another version of this presentation also was made:
Eye to the Telescope: Future-Gazing & Current Projects from OCLC Research (.ppt: 542K/10 slides)
SOLINET Annual Membership Meeting (SAMM), 12 May 2006, Atlanta, Georgia (USA)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Mountains, Valleys, and Pathways: Serials Users' Needs (.ppt: 1.6MB/58 slides)
NASIG 21st Annual Conference , 5 & 7 May 2006, Denver, Colorado (USA)

Eric Childress
Interpreting the OCLC Enviromental Scan (.ppt: 394K/30 slides)

Lorcan Dempsey
Moving to the Network Level: Libraries, Readers and Applications (.ppt: 4MB/52 slides)
ORBIS Cascade Alliance Retreat, 13 April 2006, University of Washington, Seattle, WA (USA)

Eric Childress
FRBR and OCLC Research (.ppt: 2.6MB/47 slides)
UNC SILS, 10 April 2006, Chapel Hill, NC (USA)

Eric Childress
Retrieval That Works: FRBR (Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records) and OCLC (.ppt: 2.4MB/54 slides)
SEAALL 2006 , 8 April 2006, Raleigh, NC (USA)

Ricky Erway
Approaches to Aggregation
Council on East Asian Libraries, Association for Asian Studies—2006 Annual Meeting, 7 April 2006, University of California, Berkeley, California (USA)

Birte Christensen-Dalsgaard (State and University Library, Aarhus (Denmark))
Developing Denmark's Next Generation Digital Library: Work Underway at Statsbiblioteket and DEFF (.ppt: 3.4MB/36 slides)
OCLC, 6 April 2006, Dublin, OH (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
Libraries and Networks: The New Cooperative Context (.ppt: 3.1MB/46 slides)
University of Illinois, 30 March 2006, Springfield, IL (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
4 Pictures and a Conclusion: The Third Age of Libraries in a Network Environment (.ppt: 2.4MB/49 slides)
Taiga Forum 2006, 28 March 2006, Chicago, IL (USA)

Ralph LeVan and Ray Denenberg (Library of Congress)
Interoperability Standards and Searching Multiple Repositories (.ppt: 391K/46 slides)
Computers in Libraries 2006 postconference workshop 20 , 25 March 2006, Washington DC (USA)

Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University) and Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Relational Communication in Chat Reference (.ppt: 128K/15 slides)
Presented by Marie Radford at the 10th New Jersey Communication Association Conference, 25 March 2006, Montclair State University, NJ (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
Structured Data, Web 2.0, Libraries (.ppt: 2.7MB/44 slides)
Computers in Libraries 2006, 23 March 2006, Washington, DC (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
On the Discrimination of Huck Finns: A Short Presentation on FRBR (.ppt: 2.1MB/29 slides)
Reading 2.0, 16 March 2006, San Francisco, California (USA)

Ricky Erway
CAMIO, RLG's Catalog of Art Museum Images Online
AMICO Aftermath Users Group, Visual Resources Association 24th Annual Conference, 5-10 March 2006, Baltimore, Maryland (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
Libraries and the Network Platform: A New Cooperative Context (.ppt: 1.5MB/33 slides)
2006 OCLC/Frederick G. Kilgour Lecture in Information and Library Science, 22 February 2006, The School of Information and Library Science, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (USA)

Diane Vizine-Goetz
FictionFinder: Don Quixote to Graphic Novels (.ppt: 1.4MB/24 slides)
WebWise 2006, 17 February 2006, Los Angeles, California (USA)

Devon Smith, Jean Godby, and Eric Childress
Chasing Babel (.ppt: 1.48MB/18 slides)
Presented by Devon Smith at code4lib 2006, 16 February 2006, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon (USA)

Thom Hickey
1000 Lines of Code (.ppt: 1.8MB/24 slides)
code4lib 2006, 16 February 2006, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon (USA)

Jeffrey A. Young
WikiD (Wiki/Data) (.ppt: 459K/18 slides)
code4lib 2006, 15 February 2006, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon (USA)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Seeking Synchronicity: Evaluating Virtual Reference Transcripts (.ppt: 505K/34 slides)
OCLC Members Council Research and New Technologies Interest Group, 14 February 2006, Dublin, Ohio (USA)

Diane Vizine-Goetz and Thom Hickey
Using Dewey Differently (.ppt: 440K/15 slides)
OCLC Members Council Research and New Technologies Interest Group, 13 February 2006, Dublin, Ohio (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
Web 2.0 and Libraries: Some Examples (.ppt: 2.6MB/40 slides)
OCLC Members Council general session, 13 February 2006, Dublin, Ohio (USA)

Eric Childress
OCLC FictionFinder & OCLC DeweyBrowser (.ppt: 1.6MB/19 slides)
ALA 2006 Midwinter Meeting, 21 January 2006, San Antonio, Texas (USA)

Marie L. Radford (Rutgers University) and Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Seeking Synchronicity: Evaluating Virtual Reference Transcripts (.ppt: 450K/30 slides)
Juried presentation given at ALISE 2006 Annual Conference (.pdf: 1.3MB/20 pp.), 18 January 2006, Omni San Antonio Hotel, San Antonio, Texas (USA)

2005

Diane Vizine-Goetz
Terminology Services Project & DeweyBrowser (.ppt: 1.95MB/34 slides)
32nd Annual ASTED Conference (.pdf: 1.5MB/52 pp.), 12 November 2005, Montréal (Canada)

Thom Hickey
The Future of the Library Catalog: Open, Interactive, Participatory (.ppt: 4.3MB/36 slides)
FedLink Fall Members Meeting (.pdf: 77K/1p.), 9 November 2005, Library of Congress, Washington, DC (USA)

Jeff Young
WikiD (Wiki/Data) (.ppt: 397K/30 slides)
DLF Fall Forum, 8 November 2005, Charlottesville, Virginia (USA)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway and Akeisha Heard
Publisher Name Authority Project: An Attempt to Enhance Data Mining for Collection Analysis & Comparison (.ppt: 183K/39 slides)
XXV Annual Charleston Conference, 4 November 2005, Charleston, South Carolina (USA)

Chandra Prabha and Carolyn Hank
Journals: Subscriptions, Substitutions, Cancellations (.ppt: 148K/23 slides)
XXV Annual Charleston Conference, 3 November 2005, Charleston, South Carolina (USA)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway and Clifton Snyder
What in the World? Geographical Representation of Library Collections in WorldCat: A Prototype (.ppt: 332K/18 slides)
ASIS&T 2005 Annual Meeting, 1 November 2005, Charlotte, North Carolina (USA)

Thom Hickey
New approaches to the catalog (.ppt: 3.6MB/48 slides)
Swedish Library Association , 28 October 2005, Stockholm (Sweden)

Eric Childress
Auto Classification and Cataloging Topics (.ppt: 104K/20 slides)
OCLC Members Council Research and New Technologies Interest Group, 25 October 2005, Dublin, Ohio (USA)

Brian Lavoie
G5 Paper and Data Mining (.ppt: 110K/14 slides)
OCLC Members Council Research and New Technologies Interest Group, 24 October 2005, Dublin, Ohio (USA)

Diane Vizine-Goetz
DeweyBrowser & Curiouser (.ppt: 1.1MB/18 slides)
OCLC Members Council Research and New Technologies Interest Group, 24 October 2005, Dublin, Ohio (USA)

Jeffrey A. Young
WikiD (Wiki/Data) (.ppt: 379K/25 slides)
Presented by Stu Weibel at OAI 4, 20 October 2005, CERN, Genève (Switzerland)

Stu Weibel
Issues in Managing Persistent Identifiers (.ppt: 145K/27 slides)
OAI 4, 20 October 2005, CERN, Genève (Switzerland)

Lorcan Dempsey
The Library and the Network: Flattening the Library and Turning it Inside Out (.ppt: 4.9MB/43 slides)
Access 2005, 19 October 2005, Edmonton, Alberta (Canada)
An audio recording of this presentation is available. (MP3: 15.3MB/67min.)

Eric Childress
Pattern Recognition for Technical Services: Interpreting the OCLC Environmental Scan (.ppt: 1.6MB/44 slides)
2005 Ohio Library Council Annual Conference & Exposition, 6 October 2005, Columbus, Ohio (USA)

Eric Childress, Andrew Houghton, and Diane Vizine-Goetz
OCLC and Vocabulary Identifiers (.ppt: 288K/13 slides)
Presented by Eric Childress at DC-2005: Vocabularies in Practice, the International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications, 13 September 2005, Madrid (Spain)

Brian Lavoie
Preservation Metadata: Setting the Scene (.ppt: 148K/14 slides)
PREMIS and Preservation Metadata Standards (.ppt: 225K/14 slides)
DPC Meeting on Preservation Metadata , 8 September 2005, British Library Conference Centre, London, England (UK)

Diane Vizine-Goetz
DeweyBrowser (.ppt: 2.2MB/14 slides)
Presented by Ed O'Neill at the Dewey Translators Meeting held in conjunction with the World Library and Information Congress: 71st IFLA General Conference and Council, 16 August 2005, Oslo University College, Oslo (Norway)

Eric Childress
What's FRBR? (.ppt: 1.1MB/43 slides)
Central Ohio Chapter, American Society of Information Science & Technology, 21 July 2005, Columbus, Ohio (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
Libraries in the Age of Amazoogle: Flattened and Turned Inside Out (.ppt: 3.8MB/36 slides)
NoWAL meeting, 12 July 2005, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, England (UK)
An earlier version of this presentation is available as:
The Inside Out Library: Libraries in the Age of Amazoogle (.ppt: 4.8MB/45 slides)
LIBER Pre-conference: Converging and Dissolving the University Library, 5 July 2005, University Library of Groningen (the Netherlands)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Got Data, Now What? Analyzing Focus Groups and Usability Study Results (.ppt: 1.1MB/40 slides)
LAMA / MAES Using Measurement Data for Library Planning and Assessment Committee, 8:30 a.m.–10:30 a.m., 26 June 2005, ALA Annual Conference, Chicago, Illinois (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
Looking at libraries (.ppt: 2.7MB/34 slides)
NetLibrary Publishers' Summit Meeting, 15-17 June 2005, Estes Park, Colorado (USA)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Data Mining: Content Management and Collection and User Analysis (.ppt: 26MB/47 slides)
The Whys & Hows of Students & Faculty Finding What They Want: Insights from Interviews in an IMLS-funded Research Study. (.ppt: 84K/21 slides)
Keynote address at Iowa OCLC Users Group 22nd Annual Conference, 26-27 May 2005, Iowa City Public Library, Iowa City, Iowa (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
Making Data Work Harder (.ppt: 6.4MB/26 slides)
OCLC Members Council General Session, "Spotlight on OCLC Research for the Library Landscape," 17 May 2005, Dublin, Ohio (USA)
An earlier version (.ppt: 6.7MB/34 slides) of this presentation was given at:
Ohio Valley Group of Technical Services Librarians (OVGTSL) 2005 Conference May 13 2005, Newark, Ohio (USA)

Brian Lavoie, Lynn Silipigni Connaway, and Ed O'Neill
Mining for Digital Resources: Identifying and Characterizing Digital Materials in WorldCat (.ppt: 112K/15 slides)
ACRL 12th National Conference: Currents and Convergence: Navigating the Rivers of Change , 7-10 April 2005, Minneapolis, Minnesota (USA)

Brian Lavoie and Roger C. Schonfeld (Ithaka)
A Systemwide View of Library Collections (.ppt: 300K/35 slides)
CNI Spring 2005 Task Force Meeting , 4-5 April 2005, Washington, DC (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
We Are the Network People (.ppt: 1.8MB/20 slides)
Tenth Annual AgNIC Coordinating Committee Meeting , 9-11 March 2005, Potomac, MD (USA)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway, Chandra Prabha and Brenda Dervin (Ohio State University)
Meeting the Information Needs of College and University Users: Preliminary Results of a Two-Year, Multidisciplinary User Investigation (.ppt: 110K/21 slides)
Presented by Lynn Silipigni Connaway, National Federation of Abstracting and Information Services (NFAIS) 47th Annual Conference, 28 February 2005, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (USA)

Thom Hickey
Information Management in a Knowledge Society (.ppt: 438K/17 slides)
International Conference on Information Management in a Knowledge Society, 21-25 February 2005, Mumbai (India)

Lorcan Dempsey
Metadata: Practice and Practice (.ppt: 3.7MB/58 slides)
CLIR workshop, Managing Digital Assets: A Primer for Library and Information Technology Administrators, 4-6 February 2005, Charleston, South Carolina (USA)

Diane Vizine-Goetz
Research Update on Terminology Services (.ppt: 2.9MB/14 slides)
Dewey Users Group meeting: Dewey Decimal Classification: News and New Views, 2005 American Library Association Midwinter Conference, 15 January 2005, Boston, Massachusetts (USA)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway, Chandra Prabha and Brenda Dervin (Ohio State University)
An Overview of the IMLS Project "Sense-making the Information Confluence: The Whys and Hows of College and University User Satisficing of Information Needs" (.ppt: 108K/36 slides)
Presented by Lynn Silipigni Connaway at Library of Congress Forum, 2005 American Library Association Midwinter Conference, 16 January 2005, Boston, Massachusetts (USA)

2004

Chip Nilges and Lorcan Dempsey
Going 'On-Web' : Google, Yahoo, Open WorldCat and Library Services (.ppt: 2.4MB/29 slides)
CNI 2004 Fall Task Force Meeting, 6-7 December 2004, Portland, Oregon (USA)

Chandra Prabha
What Ohio Librarians Want To Know About College and University Faculty and Student Users (.ppt: 78K/31 slides)
Academic Library Association of Ohio 30th Annual Conference, 12 November 2004, Dayton, Ohio (USA)

Thom Hickey
FRBR: Algorithms and Applications (.ppt: 1.17MB/40 slides)
California Library Association pre-conference Institute, 12 November 2004, San Jose, California (USA)

Brian Lavoie
Preservation Metadata Initiatives: Status and Direction (.ppt: 282K/15 slides)
Archiving Web Resources, 10 November 2004, National Library of Australia, Canberra (Australia)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway, with Heather Wicht and Jennifer Knievel (University of Colorado)
Collection Analysis with Circulation, ILL and Collection Statistics: A Follow-up Presentation (.ppt: 202K/33 slides)
XXIV Annual Charleston Conference, 3–6 November 2004, Charleston, South Carolina (USA)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway and Clifton Snyder
Understanding Virtual Users: Connecting Research to Practice (.ppt: 264K/20 slides)
Library Research Seminar III: Learning and Growing; Inquiry into Librarianship, 14–16 October 2004, Kansas City, Missouri (USA)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway, Edward T. O'Neill and Chandra Prabha
Estimating Audience Level of Monographs Using Holding Patterns in WorldCat (.ppt: 32MB/29 slides)
Library Research Seminar III: Learning and Growing; Inquiry into Librarianship, 14–16 October 2004, Kansas City, Missouri (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
Libraries, Digital Libraries and Digital Library Research (.ppt: 5.4MB/29 slides)
ECDL2004: the 8th European Digital Library Conference, 12-17 September 2004, University of Bath, England (UK)

Edward T. O'Neill and Rick Bennett
Virtual International Authority File (.ppt: 3.21MB/32 slides)
Presented by Alison Hall at Music and multimedia: the Joint IAML and IASA Congress , 8–13 August 2004, Oslo (Norway)

Diane Vizine-Goetz and Julianne Beall (Assistant Editor, DDC)
Using Literary Warrant to Define a Version of the DDC for Automated Classification Services (.ppt: 2.7MB/23 slides)
Knowledge Organization and the Global Information Society; the 8th International ISKO Conference , 13–16 July 2004, London, England (UK)

Lorcan Dempsey
Libraries and the Enchantment of E-learning: Report from an OCLC Sponsored Task Force (.ppt: 147K/15 slides)
Libraries in the Age of Amazoogle: Some Issues and Responses: The Example of OpenWorldCat (.ppt: 810K/26 slides)
JISC/ CNI Meeting 2004: The future of scholarship in the digital age , 8–9 July 2004, Brighton, England (UK)

Edward T. O'Neill
Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records: OCLC's Experience Identifying and Using Works (.ppt: 26MB/35 slides)
FRBR Workshop, 8–9 July 2004, Frankfurt (Germany)

Edward T. O'Neill and Lois Mai Chan (University of Kentucky)
FAST: A Faceted LCSH-Based Subject Vocabulary (.ppt: 499K/31 slides)
LITA/ ACIG session "Fast, Slow and Z39.19: Emerging Trends in Subject Authority Control," ALA Annual Meeting, 27 June 2004, Orlando, Florida (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
OCLC: Some Development and Research Directions in the Areas of Metadata Management and Knowledge Organization (.ppt: 3.5MB/57 slides)
Presentation to Library of Congress Cataloging managers retreat, 15 June 2004, Washington, DC (USA)

Thom Hickey
Distributed Access Control (.ppt: 47K/10 slides)
ELAG 2004: Interoperability: new challenges and solutions , the 28th European Library Automation Group Library Systems Seminar, 9–11 June 2004, Trondheim (Norway)

Brian Lavoie
The "Hows" and "Whys" of Preserving Digital Materials (.ppt: 106K/14 slides)
Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL) Congress 2004: " Here Today, Gone Tomorrow?", 2 June 2004, Winnipeg (Canada)

Lorcan Dempsey
Metadata Practice and Direction: A Community Perspective (.ppt: 2.6MB/39 slides)
NISO Workshop: Metadata Practices on the Cutting Edge, 20 May 2004, Washington, DC (USA)

Brian Lavoie
Steering Around the Iceberg: Economic Sustainability for Digital Collections (.ppt: 327K/15 slides)
Economics of Digitization Symposium, 18 May 2004, The Newberry Library, Chicago, Illinois (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
The Pattern is New in Every Moment: Observations on Issues Affecting Libraries and Archives Within the Framework of the 2003 OCLC Environmental Scan (.ppt: 4.8MB/60 slides)
Library and Archives Canada, 4 May 2004, Ottawa (Canada)
A version of this presentation was also given to the Library of Congress Cataloging managers' retreat 15 June 2004 and to library staff at the University of Oxford 7 July 2004.

Carol Jean Godby, Devon Smith, Eric Childress, and Jeff Young
A Repository of Metadata Crosswalks (.pdf: 469K/24 pp.)
DLF Spring Forum 2004 , 21 April 2004, New Orleans, Louisiana (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
Interoperability: The Value of Recombinant Potential (.ppt: 2.6MB/28 slides)
Given at ARLIS 2004, the 32nd Annual Conference of the Art Libraries Society of North America, 17 April 2004, New York City (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
Observations on: The 2003 OCLC Environmental Scan: Pattern Recognition (.ppt: 3.8MB/48 slides)
CNI Spring 2004 Task Force Meeting , 16 April 2004, Alexandria, Virginia (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
Terms and Conditions ... Libraries, Subject Terminologies and the Web (.ppt: 4.3MB/52 slides)
Opening address to Dewey Editorial Policy Committee Retreat, 16 February 2004, Dublin, Ohio (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
A National Terminology Service? (.ppt: 850KB/25 slides)
Opening address to JISC Terminology Services Workshop , 13 February 2004, London, England (UK)

Lorcan Dempsey
OCLC Research (.ppt: 6.3MB/42 slides)
Presentation to February 2004 Members Council General Session, "OCLC Innovation and Demonstration," 10:30 AM, 10 February 2004, Dublin, Ohio (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
Places, Collections and Services (.ppt: 3.2MB/43 slides)
Closing keynote paper given at VALA2004: Breaking Boundaries: Integration & Interoperability, the 12th Biennial Conference and Exhibition of the Victorian Association for Library Automation Inc., 5 February 2004, Melbourne (Australia)

Lorcan Dempsey
OCLC and FRBR: Directions and Research Results (.ppt: 11.4MB/35 slides)
Given at Revolution or Evolution? The impact of FRBR , organized by the Australian Committee on Cataloging, 2 February 2004, Melbourne Convention Centre (Australia)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway
OCLC Research: Collection Assessment and Use Studies (Continuously running PowerPoint (.ppt): 1.2MB/13 slides)
Research colleagues: Ed O'Neill, Chandra Prabha, Mark Bendig, and Anya Dyer.
2004 ALA MidWinter Meeting, 9–12 January 2004, San Diego, California (USA)

2003

Lorcan Dempsey
13 Ways of Saying Something Ordinary in New Haven: Some Notes About Libraries in a Changing Environment (.ppt: 3KB/34 slides)
Presentation to the staff of Yale University Libraries, 5 December 2003, Dublin, Ohio (USA)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Data Mining Library Collection Silos: Print Books and E-books in Library Collections (.ppt: 8.33MB/27 slides)
Study coauthors: Ed O'Neill, Chandra Prabha, and Brian Lavoie.
Digital Library Federation Fall Forum 2003, 19 November 2003, Albuquerque, New Mexico (USA)

Eric Childress
Metadata Standards (.ppt: 1.6MB/21 slides)
A presentation on selected metadata standards to the FEDLINK OCLC Users Group Meeting (.pdf: 39K/1pp) hosted by FEDLINK, 18 November 2003, at the Library of Congress, Washington, DC (USA)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway, Ph.D.
The Effect of Electronic Resources on Space Considerations (.ppt: 173K/20 slides)
Invited presentation at The Library As Place: Symposium on Building and Revitalizing Health Sciences Libraries in the Digital Age, co-hosted by the National Library of Medicine (NLM) and the Association of Academic Health Science Libraries (AAHSL), 5–6 November 2003, Lister Hill Center, National Institutes of Health Campus, Bethesda, Maryland (USA)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway, Ph.D.
Use of Circulation Statistics and Interlibrary Loan Data in Collection Management (.ppt: 89K/13 slides)
Study coauthors: Heather Wicht and Jennifer Knievel.
The Games People Play: 23rd Annual Charleston Conference, 7 November 2003, The Lightsey Center, Charleston, South Carolina (USA)

Lorcan Dempsey
Thinking About Institutional Repositories... (.ppt: 1.1MB/36 slides)
Presentation at Regional OCLC Network Directors Advisory Committee (RONDAC) meeting, 29 October 2003, Dublin, Ohio (USA)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Collection Assessment and Use Studies (.ppt: 38MB/49 slides)
Study coauthors: Ed O'Neill, Chandra Prabha, Mark Bendig, and Anya Dyer.
OCLC Members Council Digital Libraries Research Interest Group, 28 October 2003, Dublin Ohio (USA)

Lynn Silipigni Connaway
What Can Be Learned From Usage Data (.ppt: 3.2MB/22 slides)
Research colleague: Mark Bendig.
ASIS&T 2003 Annual Meeting: Humanizing Information Technology 22 October 2003, Long Beach, California (USA)

Harry Wagner & Mitsuharu Nagamori
Internationalizing the DCMI Metadata Registry (.ppt: 1.1MB/22 slides)
DCMI Localization & Internationalization SIG session, DC-2003 conference, 29 September 2003, Seattle, Washington (USA)

Diane Vizine-Goetz
Terminology Services (.ppt: 700K/24 slides)
NKOS Workshop at ECDL 2003 21 August 2003, Trondheim (Norway)

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