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Saturday, January 21 - 8:00am

8:00am - 10:00am
Collection Development Education Committee (RUSA CODES) Committee meeting Dallas Convention Center
A108
Description :

Meeting of members of the RUSA CODES Collection Development Education Committee.

8:00am - 10:00am
Committee Meeting (ACRL AFAS) Committee meeting Sheraton Dallas Hotel
Majestic 09
8:00am - 10:00am
Committee on the Status of Women in Librarianship (ALA) Committee meeting Dallas Convention Center
C143
8:00am - 10:00am
Conference Orientation (NMRT) Other Dallas Convention Center
D173
Description :

New to the Midwinter Meeting or ALA? Get a fun and informative introduction to the Midwinter Meeting. Learn to navigate the exhibits, to decipher the conference program, how ALA really works, and ways to get involved. NMRT provides tips from the pros and the opportunity for you to get your questions answered.

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8:00am - 10:00am
Copy Cataloging Interest Group Discussion/Interest group Dallas Convention Center
D227
Description :

"Library of Congress Decisions for Copy Cataloging with RDA," Presented by Barbara B. Tillett, Chief Policy & Standards Divison, Library of Congress:

What's a cataloger to do if headings or the entire bibliographic record is coded as RDA? This presentation will review LC decisions for its own staff,and share information about the documentation and training materials that are available on LC's Web page relevant to copy cataloging with RDA.
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"CIP Metadata for E-books"

Karl Debus-López, Chief of the U.S. General Division and Acting Chief of the U.S. and Publisher Liaison Division at the Library of Congress, will present information on the Library of Congress’ new pilot project to create cataloging in publication metadata for electronic books that are simultaneously published with their print equivalents. The rationale for providing pre-publication metadata for electronic books will be discussed, as will the scope of the pilot and the process created by the Library of Congress to create the metadata. Library of Congress created CIP e-book pre-publication data for the pilot participants is currently available in OCLC for use by libraries and vendors as a source of copy cataloging.

8:00am - 10:00am
Council Orientation Session (ALA) Governance/Membership Meeting Omni Dallas Hotel
Dallas B
Description :

An orientation for ALA Council members.

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8:00am - 10:00am
ebrary Meeting Exhibitor session, Vendor demonstration/activity Dallas Convention Center
D171
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Unofficial Event
8:00am - 10:00am
Education and Training Committee Meeting (RUSA STARS) Committee meeting Omni Dallas Hotel
Dallas C Table 2
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8:00am - 10:00am
Every Child Ready to Read Oversight Committee Meeting (PLA / ALSC) Committee meeting Omni Dallas Hotel
Trinity 4 (Table 6)
Description :

Committee charge: To provide oversight of the ECRR program including monitoring, promoting discussion and answering content questions on ECRR Facebook page; provide marketing and publication suggestions through existing ALA publications and educational events, including identification of external organizations; and recommend website updates to division staff. To provide advice on ECRR issues that may come to division staff and boards. To develop training opportunities in conjunction with division staff; update reading lists and early literacy activities as necessary; and to provide recommendations to the division boards on resources to maintain and enhance the project. http://everychildreadytoread.org/

8:00am - 10:00am
Executive Committee Meeting (ACRL CLS) Committee meeting Sheraton Dallas Hotel
Majestic 06
8:00am - 10:00am
Executive Committee Meeting (ACRL LPSS) Committee meeting Dallas Convention Center
A118
Description :

Meeting of the LPSS Executive Committee; will also be available as a "blended meeting."

8:00am - 10:00am
Executive Committee Meeting (ACRL ULS) Committee meeting, Governance/Membership Meeting Sheraton Dallas Hotel
Trinity 1
Description :

Executive committee for University Libraries Section

8:00am - 10:00am
Executive Committee Meeting I (ACRL ANSS) Committee meeting, Governance/Membership Meeting Sheraton Dallas Hotel
State Room 3
8:00am - 10:00am
Executive Committee Meeting I (ACRL IS) Committee meeting, Governance/Membership Meeting Sheraton Dallas Hotel
Majestic 10
Description :

First meeting of the ACRL Instruction Section Executive Committee

8:00am - 10:00am
Executive Committee Meeting I (RUSA HS) [Closed] Committee meeting, Governance/Membership Meeting Dallas Convention Center
A116
Description :

Meeting of the officers and committee chairs of RUSA History Section

Closed :
Exclusive to group members
8:00am - 10:00am
Fundraising Committee Meeting (ACRL WESS) Committee meeting Fairmont Dallas Hotel
Board Room
8:00am - 10:00am
German-North American Resources Partnership (GNARP): Collection Development Working Group Committee meeting Dallas Convention Center
D225
Sponsors :
Unofficial Event
8:00am - 10:00am
Health Sciences Interest Group Meeting (ACRL) Discussion/Interest group Sheraton Dallas Hotel
Trinity 4
Description :

The Health Sciences Interest Group of ACRL will be having an informal discussion of information literacy competences related to the health sciences.

8:00am - 10:00am
Interlibrary Loan Committee Meeting (RUSA STARS) Committee meeting Omni Dallas Hotel
Dallas C Table 3
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8:00am - 10:00am
International Documents Taskforce (GODORT) Discussion/Interest group Omni Dallas Hotel
Fair Park 2
Description :

Discussion of topics related to information resources produced by international intergovernmental organizations, and foreign governments.