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Format: 12/14/2017 - 7pm
Format: 12/14/2017 - 7pm
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Friday, January 24 - 1:00pm

1:00pm - 4:00pm
InformsUs Process Applications Exhibitor session Marriott
Franklin 06
Description :

InformsUs offers libraries a wide array of opportunities to convert existing labor intensive activities into automated processes. This frees up staff to spend more time on customer facing issues than day-to-day administration.
At this session, Counting Opinions will demonstrate a number of applications (Reference Tracking, Events and Program Management, Reading Programs, Contest Management, and more) that have already been/being developed and are available "off the shelf" as is or, available for local customization.

Sponsors :
Unofficial Event

Friday, January 24 - 3:00pm

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Bylaws Committee Committee meeting Courtyard
Mezzanine I
Description :

Committee will work on proposed changes to GODORT bylaws and/or Policy and Procedure Manual

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Program Committee Meeting Committee meeting Courtyard
Washington
Description :

Meeting to create and flesh out proposed programs for summer conference

Saturday, January 25 - 8:00am

8:00am - 10:00am
Project MUSE User Group Breakfast Exhibitor session Marriott
Franklin 01
Description :

Hear the latest on Project MUSE electronic book and journal collections, featuring over 550 journals and 23,000 books from the most respected university presses and scholarly societies.

Sponsors :
Unofficial Event

Saturday, January 25 - 8:30am

8:30am - 10:00am
Assessment Committee Meeting (part of All-Committees Meeting) (ACRL STS) Committee meeting Loews Hotel
Howe
Description :

Meeting of the committee.

8:30am - 10:00am
CANCELLED Advisory Committee (OLOS) Committee meeting Pennsylvania Convention Center
118 C
Description :

The OLOS Advisory Committee will meet.

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
8:30am - 10:00am
GIS Discussion Group Discussion/Interest group Marriott
Franklin 04
Description :

The GIS Discussion Group hosted jointly with MAGIRT and GODORT. Topics of discussion will include geospatial data from both federal agencies and private sources.

8:30am - 10:00am
Government Information Committee Meeting (part of All-Committees Meeting) (ACRL STS) Committee meeting Loews Hotel
Howe
Description :

Meeting of the STS Government Information Committee as part of All-Commitees Meeting of STS.

8:30am - 10:00am
OCLC Realizing the Results of Collaborating in the Cloud: OCLC WorldShare Management Services Exhibitor session Pennsylvania Convention Center
102 A
Description :

Your library can share data and activities across many workflows with WorldShare Management Services—OCLC’s cloud-based library management services.  The results? You’ll save time and money while improving efficiency and user satisfaction. Join us to hear WorldShare Management Services community members share their libraries’ experiences; also, OCLC’s Andrew Pace will provide an update and discuss future plans.

Sponsors :
Unofficial Event

Saturday, January 25 - 10:30am

10:30am - 11:30am
CANCELLED: WO Breakout Session II - Security vs. Privacy? Secrecy vs. Transparency? Discussion/Interest group, Forum/Update, News You Can Use Update Pennsylvania Convention Center
201 B
Description :

• Can these tensions be resolved in a world of government and corporate surveillance?
• What can librarians do to promote reforms and community involvement?
• Can or will Congress actually seek reforms to the nation’s surveillance laws and practices?

Understand the role of libraries in the public debate and how library supporters must be involved in advocacy and privacy education. Find out how the Office for Intellectual Freedom’s ‘Choose Privacy Week’ can help you present public programs and promote dialogue in your community on surveillance and other aspects of privacy. Hear from ALA’s Office of Government Relations about the implications of different approaches to surveillance reforms, including potential amendments to the USA PATRIOT Act, government surveillance and transparency, and the role of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court.

Featuring Barbara Jones, Director of ALA’s Office for Intellectual Freedom, Deborah Caldwell Stone, Assistant Director, ALA’s Office for Intellectual Freedom, and Lynne Bradley, director of ALA’s Office of Government Relations, Washington Office.

Cosponsored by the Office of Government Relations and the Office for Intellectual Freedom

Interests :
Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
10:30am - 11:30am
ILL Discussion Group (STARS) Discussion/Interest group Pennsylvania Convention Center
204 A
Description :

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

10:30am - 11:30am
Map Collection Management Discussion Group Discussion/Interest group Marriott
Franklin 04
Description :

We look forward to a good discussion of the issues, new developments, and problems in the selection, acquisition and management of map collections.

10:30am - 11:30am
Subject and Bibliographic Access Committee Meeting (ACRL ANSS) Committee meeting Loews Hotel
Anthony
Description :

92501This is the meeting of the ANSS Subject and Bibliographic Access Committee.

10:30am - 11:30am
WO Breakout Session I - COL's FDLP Task Force Open Dialogue Committee meeting, Forum/Update, News You Can Use Update Pennsylvania Convention Center
107 B
Description :

COL’s Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP) Task Force is convening an open dialogue to discuss sections of their report released in June. We welcome all parts of the Association as we look at the future of the FDLP.

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Saturday, January 25 - 1:00pm

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Assessment, Simplified – A Unified, Data-driven Approach to Decision Support Exhibitor session Pennsylvania Convention Center
117
Description :

With a global push to manage library operations more efficiently, all levels of staff need access to real-time data to perform their jobs day-to-day. At the same time, library collections are growing in diversity, needing flexible tools for analysis across all collections and resource types. Join Ex Libris to discuss the shift from static, scheduled assessment and reporting to accessing data at the point of need. Learn how academic and research libraries are simplifying assessment to increase transparency for their stakeholders, and streamline operations for both staff and patrons.

Sponsors :
Unofficial Event
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Hot Topics Discussion Group (ACRL STS) Discussion/Interest group Loews Hotel
Howe
Description :

Focuses on topics of current interest to the members of the Science & Technology Section.

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Program Planning 2014 and 2015 Committee Meeting and other Committee Workgroups Committee meeting Marriott
Room 407
Description :

All are welcome to participate in planning upcoming MAGIRT sponsored programs. Other MAGIRT Committees are welcome to share the space for other meetings.

Saturday, January 25 - 1:30pm

1:30pm - 3:30pm
ELSEVIER LIBRARY CONNECT - HUNTER FORUM [Closed] Exhibitor session Marriott
Grand F
Description :

A discussion on the vision of the current and future research experience, including tools, technology and collaboration.

Sponsors :
Unofficial Event
Closed :
Exclusive to group members

Saturday, January 25 - 3:00pm

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Cataloging Committee Committee meeting Sheraton
Salon 4
Description :

Discussion of topics related to cataloging of government information

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Notable Documents Subcommittee Meeting Committee meeting Sheraton
Parlor D
Description :

this subcommittee will meet to discuss procedures for nominations for Library Journal Notable Documents Award

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