Regional Print Management:

Right-Scaling Solutions Symposium



Thursday-Friday, 27-28 March 2014
OCLC Conference Center
Dublin, Ohio (USA)

View this symposium live online

View the live stream and share your comments or questions via twitter with #regionalprint or via chat on this page. Make the experience more social by inviting colleagues to watch the event and participate remotely with you. We'll address your questions and comments live during the discussion portions of symposium.

All who plan to view the event online are encouraged to register to view the live stream. Registration is free and optional, but it allows us to contact you if there should be any technical issues during the symposium.

Regional Print Management: Right-Scaling Solutions Live Stream Schedule


Day 2: Friday, 28 March 2014

All times are EDT

8:30-9:30 a.m.

Welcome - Gwen Evans, OhioLINK

Keynote - Roger Schonfeld, Ithaka S+R

Smith Board Room

9:30-10:00 a.m.
 Break (Live stream pauses)  Smith Atrium
10:00-11:45 a.m.

Panel:  Operations and Services

  • Arnold Hirshon, OhioLINK
  • Emily Stambaugh, WEST
  • Kathi Carlisle Fountain, Orbis-Cascade
  • Tom Teper, CARLI

Smith Board Room

11:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

Closing Plenary - Carol Pitts Diedrichs, The Ohio State University Libraries

Smith Board Room

12:15 p.m.

Live stream concludes


Day 1: Thursday, 27 March 2014

All times are EDT

1:00-2:00 p.m.

Welcome - Chip Nilges, OCLC

Opening Remarks - Kim Armstrong, CIC

Keynote - Brian Lavoie and Constance Malpas, OCLC Research

Smith Board Room

2:00-3:30 p.m. Panel - Right-scaling Stewardship for Print Monographs
  • Bob Kieft, Occidental College [Chair]
  • Scott Seaman, OhioLINK
  • Mark Sandler, CIC
  • Matthew Sheehy, HathiTrust

Smith Board Room


3:30-4:00 p.m.

Break (Live stream pauses)

Smith Atrium

4:00-5:30 p.m.

Panel - Selecting for Sustainability

  • Lizanne Payne, Shared Print Consultant [Chair]
  • Jake Nadal, ReCAP
  • Clem Guthro, Maine Shared Collections
  • Pamela Grudzien, MI-SPI

Smith Board Room

5:30-5:45 p.m.

Remarks - Chip Nilges, OCLC

Smith Board Room
5:45 p.m.

Live stream concludes for the day.


Library managers, collection development officers, consortium administrators and others interested in shared print who are unable to attend this symposium in person are invited to participate live online during the times listed on the schedule below. 

These sessions will also be recorded and posted on our website or on YouTube at a later time.