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JUN 25

Managing Metadata for E-book Collections

The focus of this popular event held during ALA Annual in Anaheim, California, was metadata management for e-book collections. Speakers…

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The focus of this popular event held during ALA Annual in Anaheim, California, was metadata management for e-book collections. Speakers included member librarians Tom Larsen, Head of Monographic Cataloging at Portland State University and Holly Tomren, Head, Metadata Services, Drexel University.  Hear Tom discuss the integration of PDA (patron driven acquisition) into library processes as part of a consortial pilot. Holly shares her library’s experience as a pilot library testing new collection management functionality currently in development at OCLC. David Whitehair, OCLC Senior Product Manager, provides an overview of WorldShare Metadata and the collection management functionality coming later in 2012, and Chris Martire, Director, OCLC Member Services, kicks off the event, which drew 101 participants.

Resources from this event:

  • Managing Metadata for eBook Collections
    Chris Martire, Director, OCLC Member Services
    [ Streaming video, 5 minutes] [ PDF, 5 slides]
     
  • Managing Metadata for the Orbis Cascade Alliance Demand-Driven Acquisitions Project
    Tom Larsen, Head of Monographic Cataloging for Portland State University Library
    [ Streaming video, 20 minutes] [ PDF, 33 slides]
     
  • OCLC Update
    David Whitehair, OCLC Senior Product Manager
    [ Streaming video, 19 minutes] [ PDF, 22 slides]
     
  • Cataloging Efficiencies: Managing Metadata for eBook Collections
    Holly Tomren, Head, Metadata Services, Drexel University Libraries
    [ Streaming video, 14 minutes] [ PDF, 15 slides]
     
  • Q&A
    [ Streaming video, 24 minutes]
     

Start Date

25 June 2012

End Date

25 June 2012