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Thursday, January 19 - 4:00pm

4:30pm - 6:00pm
Joint Youth Executive Meeting (AASL / ALSC / YALSA) Committee meeting, Governance/Membership Meeting Dallas Convention Center
D167
Description :

All three youth divisions executive committees meet to discuss related youth activities.

Saturday, January 21 - 8:00am

8:00am - 12:30pm
Division Leadership and Priority Group Consultants Meeting (ALSC) Committee meeting Omni Dallas Hotel
Trinity 5/6
Description :

Priority Group Consultant Meeting 8:00-9:00 a.m. (PGC's only);

Division Leadership Meeting 9:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. (Current and Incoming Committee Chairs only)

Saturday, January 21 - 10:00am

10:30am - 12:00pm
Copyright Discussion Group Discussion/Interest group Sheraton Dallas Hotel
Majestic 06
Description :

The ACRL Copyright Discussion Group focuses on copyright related issus of current interest to college and university librarians. Litigation and legislative developments related to orphan works and ditial libraries will be the topic of discussion at Midwinter 2012.

Saturday, January 21 - 4:00pm

4:00pm - 5:30pm
Collaborative Digitization Interest Group Discussion/Interest group Dallas Convention Center
D161
Description :

Join us for an opportunity to discuss issues of common concern for anyone involved in digitization projects. This discussion group is open to everyone from experienced project managers to those new to digitization initiatives. Each meeting includes guest speakers and opportunities for project updates from discussion group attendees. Final program details in Connect Community at: http://connect.ala.org/node/151439

4:00pm - 5:30pm
Discovering and Cataloging Repositories and Unique Collections: An Update on Standards, Preservation, and Usage Forum/Update Dallas Convention Center
D168
Description :

As more resources are indexed online and as more researchers begin their quest in a digital environment, unique local collections and institutional repositories play an ever more important role. The development of standards for these materials and ensuring their long-term preservation is crucial. Please join the Standards Committee and the Holdings Committee to learn more about RDA for Non-MARC testers. Discover how the PIRUS2 project (Publisher and Institutional Repository Usage Statistics) is enabling the recording and reporting of articles hosted by aggregators or in repositories. Learn how preservation standards can ensure the long-term protection of digital collections.

Sunday, January 22 - 8:00am

8:00am - 10:00am
JSTOR Participants Meeting [Closed] Exhibitor session, Vendor demonstration/activity Hyatt Regency
Shawnee Trail #362
Description :

JSTOR has spearheaded new efforts in support of its not-for-profit mission to extend access to the content on the platform, including Books at JSTOR, the Current Scholarship Program (CSP), and releasing the Early Journal Content freely to the world. This session will cover JSTOR’s vision for integrating books on to the JSTOR platform and how CSP addresses user needs and can increase library’s goals for information delivery and access. Additionally, we will discuss how JSTOR helps institutions leverage their investments in broadening access to local content and providing access options to unaffiliated scholars through the Register and Read program.

Sponsors :
Unofficial Event
Closed :
Exclusive to group members

Sunday, January 22 - 10:00am

10:30am - 12:00pm
OCLC Create, Manage and Share Digital Special Collections on the Web Exhibitor session, Vendor demonstration/activity Dallas Convention Center
C149
Description :

Join us to learn how CONTENTdm Digital Collection Management Software helps you to share digital special collections on the web and gives you full control of digital items, as well as their descriptions, access and display. The website configuration tools let you easily customize the appearance and behavior of your digital collections. And the new commenting, tagging and rating features encourages users to engage with your online collections.

Sponsors :
Unofficial Event

Sunday, January 22 - 1:00pm

1:30pm - 3:30pm
Library Consortia and Systems Interest Group Discussion/Interest group Omni Dallas Hotel
Arts District 7
Description :

The Library Consortia and Systems Interest Group provides a forum for discussing emerging trends in technology and their impact on library consortia and their supporting structures. The Interest Group is an open interest group and welcomes all consortia members.

Interests :

Sunday, January 22 - 8:00pm

8:00pm - 10:00pm
Reception (ASCLA / COSLA) Affiliate event, Reception, Social event Fairmont Dallas Hotel
Fountain Room
Description :

Social event co-sponsored by the Association of Specialized and Cooperative Library Agencies and Chief Officers of State Library Agencies. Come enjoy desserts and an open bar and mingle with librarians from state libraries, networks and cooperatives; special populations librarians; and independent librarians and consultants. It's a great opportunity to meet colleagues and network. Non-members are welcome!

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Monday, January 23 - 8:00am

8:00am - 10:00am
Portico Windows on the Archive Workshop [Closed] Exhibitor session, Vendor demonstration/activity Hyatt Regency
Bryan - Beeman B
Description :

A workshop to collaborate with Portico staff in order to review and improve the audit interface where libraries and publishers can review preserved content, as well as the holdings and look-up comparison tools.

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Sponsors :
Unofficial Event
Closed :
Exclusive to group members