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Format: 06/20/2018 - 10pm
Format: 06/20/2018 - 10pm
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Saturday, June 29 - 8:30am

8:30am - 10:00am
Technical Services Managers in Academic Libraries Interest Group Discussion/Interest group McCormick Place Convention Center
N231
Description :

“Fast and sleek: Developing Solutions for Technical Services Challenges"
Join us for lively roundtable discussions on solutions to the changes which have become our new normal. As today’s Technical Services should run like a fast and sleek Ferrari, our table topics will include the following:
Building a Racing Team: broadening work responsibilities in an interdepartmental context
The Pit Stop: discussing professional development activities for Technical Services staff
Under the Hood: using benchmarks to fine tune Technical Services
Tuning up Acquisitions and Serials for higher performance
Cruising in a sleek new organization
Seen a Pinto Lately? : The mandate for continuous adaptation in Technical Services

8:30am - 10:00am
Value of Academic Libraries Committee Meeting, Part I (ACRL) Committee meeting Hyatt Regency Chicago
Soldier Field
Description :

n/a

8:30am - 10:00am
Vendor Relations (STARS) Committee meeting Hilton Chicago
Williford C
Description :

Part of All Committee meeting

8:30am - 11:30am
Chief Collection Development Officers of Large Research Libraries Interest Group Discussion/Interest group InterContinental Chicago
Camelot Room
Description :

Meeting of the interest group

8:30am - 5:30pm
Baker & Taylor User Group Meeting [Closed] Exhibitor session Hilton Chicago
Joliet Room
Description :

Baker & Taylor / collectionHQ product training on programs for pre invited customers

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
Closed :
Exclusive to group members

Saturday, June 29 - 9:00am

9:00am - 10:30am
1890 Land Grant Institutions and Tuskegee University Library Deans and Directors Association [Closed] Affiliate Event InterContinental Chicago
Adler
Description :

1890 Land Grant Institutions and Tuskegee University Library Deans and Directors Association

Sponsors :
AFL
Black Caucus of the American Library Association (Affiliate)
Closed :
Exclusive to group members

Saturday, June 29 - 10:30am

10:30am - 11:30am
A Day in the Life of an E-Resource Librarian Using Alma: A Live Demonstration of End-to-End E-Resource Management in a Next Generation Library Environment Exhibitor session McCormick Place Convention Center
N132
Description :

Managing e-resources in the next generation library has progressed leaps and bounds in terms of efficiency and effectiveness. Join this presentation for a live demonstration of how Alma approaches the management of e-journals and e-books, end-to-end. Session attendees will learn how Alma handles patron-driven acquisition, what activating a resource looks like in the system, the impact analytics such as cost-per-use inform decision-making when acquiring e-resources through Alma and more. This presentation will be followed by a Q&A session with members of the Alma development team.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
10:30am - 11:30am
Academic Outreach Committee Meeting (ACRL ULS) Committee meeting Hyatt Regency Chicago
Gold Coast
Description :

To develop and maintain a community of practice to share information and foster best practices in campus outreach for academic librarians.

10:30am - 11:30am
ACRL Metrics User Group Meeting (ACRL) Committee meeting McCormick Place Convention Center
N138
Description :

A demonstration and discussion of ACRL Metrics for current and prospective subscribers. Presentation will highlight how it can be used for advocacy, budget defense, and demonstrating value. New features and capabilities will be showcased.

10:30am - 11:30am
All-Committees Meeting (ACRL WESS) Committee meeting Hyatt Regency Chicago
Columbus EF
Description :

A meeting of the WESS Fundraising, Publications, Membership, and Recruitment to the Profession committees.

10:30am - 11:30am
Bibliographic Standards Committee Meeting, Part II (ACRL RBMS) Committee meeting McCormick Place Convention Center
N426a
Description :

Charge: To serve as the ALA representative of rare book, manuscript, and other special collections librarians and curators in all matters involving standards for providing intellectual access to and bibliographic description of those collections; ...

10:30am - 11:30am
Communications Committee Meeting (ACRL ULS) Committee meeting Hyatt Regency Chicago
Skyway 282
Description :

To facilitate awareness of ULS and its professional development activities and programs through a variety of means including a brochure, electronic newsletter, discussion list, and website; to facilitate communication between ULS and its members, among the ULS committees, and with ACRL, ALA, and other organizations; to contact and provide information about ULS to new members.

Interests :
10:30am - 11:30am
Conference Program Planning--Chicago 2013 Committee Meeting (ACRL ANSS) Committee meeting Hyatt Regency Chicago
Skyway 280
Description :

Meeting of the ANSS Conference Program Planning Committee of 2013 (Chicago).

10:30am - 11:30am
Copyright Discussion Group (ACRL) Discussion/Interest group McCormick Place Convention Center
S402b
Description :

The ACRL Copyright Discussion Group reviews and discusses legislative, judicial and regulatory developments related to copyright and libraries in higher education.

10:30am - 11:30am
Current Topics Discussion Group (ACRL ULS) Discussion/Interest group McCormick Place Convention Center
S504d
Description :

To organize informal discussion meetings and presentations on well-defined issues and problems of current interest to university libraries and librarians.

10:30am - 11:30am
Exhibition Awards Committee Meeting, Part II (ACRL RBMS) Committee meeting Hyatt Regency Chicago
Skyway 272
Description :

Charge: To promote exhibitions of library and archival materials that contribute to or disseminate knowledge on any topic. To recognize outstanding printed exhibition catalogs and guides, and electronic exhibitions, produced by United States and Canadian institutions. Although printed exhibition catalogs and guides must be associated with physical exhibitions, electronic exhibitions need not be. Submissions are chosen for awards based on their accuracy and consistency of presentation, clarity, originality, quality of design, and usefulness and relevance to the intended audience.

10:30am - 11:30am
Fundraising Committee Meeting (ACRL WESS) Committee meeting Hyatt Regency Chicago
Columbus EF
Description :

n/a

Interests :
10:30am - 11:30am
General Membership Meeting (ACRL LPSS) Governance/Membership Meeting McCormick Place Convention Center
N140
Description :

General membership/business meeting for Law and Political Science Section

10:30am - 11:30am
ILL Discussion Group Discussion/Interest group McCormick Place Convention Center
N231
Description :

A forum for programs and discussion of issues pertaining to interlibrary loan and resource sharing among all types of libraries.

Interests :
10:30am - 11:30am
Is It Worth It? Assessing Online Instruction (ACRL DLS) Program McCormick Place Convention Center
S102bc
Description :

Panelists address methods for incorporating measurable institutional learning outcomes in online library instructional activities, including the process by which assessment measures are designed and techniques to use when gathering data to assess student learning. An overview of proven assessment activities at various institutions is provided. Participants will learn how to apply assessment measures to their digital library scholarship and teaching. Time will be allotted to address questions from the audience.

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