Watch Regional Print Management: Right-Scaling Solutions Symposium live online 27-28 March 2014


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.

View the live stream and share your comments or questions via twitter with #regionalprint or via online chat. 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.

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

OCLC Research, the Committee on Institutional Cooperation (CIC) and The Ohio State University Libraries are hosting this symposium 27-28 March 2014 at the OCLC Conference Center in Dublin, Ohio to broaden community conversation about regional print management strategies. OhioLINK is also proud to support and participate in this regional research collaboration. Visit the CIC's Regional Print Management Symposium site for complete symposium details.

Regional Print Management: Right-Scaling Solutions Live Stream Schedule


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.


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


For more information:

Eric Childress
Consulting Project Manager
OCLC Research

Melissa Renspie
Senior Communications Officer
OCLC Research


Quick links:

Register to view the live stream [link

View the live stream [link

Regional Print Management:Right-scaling Solutions symposium overview [link]

Regional Print Management: Right-scaling Solutions symposium program [link]

The Committee on Institutional Cooperation (CIC) [link]

The Ohio State University Libraries [link]

OhioLINK [link]

OCLC Research activity, Right-scaling Stewardship: A System-wide Perspective on Print Books in the CIC [link]