Computers in Libraries '97


Conference
At a Glance


* PreConference - Sunday, March 9
* Monday, March 10
* Tuesday, March 11
* Wednesday, March 12
* PostConference - Thursday, March 13




* Preconference -- Sunday, March 9
1) 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Making Successful Change Happen
2) 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Understanding the Commercial Internet: New Roles for Information Professionals
3) 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Web Authoring
4) 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Writing a Library Technology Plan
5) 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Teaching the Internet in 50 Minutes
6) 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Web Graphic Design for Librarians
7) 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Gathering Competitive Intelligence on the Internet
8) 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Re-Creating Your Information Services with New Technologies
9) 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Advanced Internet Searching with the Major Net Finding Aids
10) 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
How to Create a Web Page for Your School
11) 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Local Area Networks: Internet Access & Intranet Services




* General Conference -- Monday, March 10

Track A: Library Automation Systems

9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Library Automation Systems: Expectations for the Future
10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Web Based OPACs: A Competitive Look at the Current Interfaces
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. The Development of a Web-based Catalog for a Small Library
2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Implementing a SIRSI Unicorn/WebCat System in an International Environment
3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Creating a Library Web System in a Team Environment
4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Integrated Library Systems Architecture: Z39.50 and HTTP

Track B: The Internet & World Wide Web

9:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Searching the Net with Popular Internet Search Engines
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Using the World Wide Web for Library Work
2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. The HTML Monster: Is it Really Necessary to Learn?
3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Web Pages: Graphic Design Principles and Navigation
4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Web Sites: Management Realities & Considerations

Track C: CD-ROM & Multimedia

9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Marketing Electronic Library Services
10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Cyberian's Guide to Cyber-Marketing
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Circulating CD-ROM
2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. New Media Developments and Trends
3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Mainstreaming Multimedia in the Liberal Arts
4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Legacy: A Library-Produced CD-ROM Designed for a Specific User Constituency

Track D: Library Instruction & Training

9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Web-based Instruction
10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Internet Training and Outreach
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.. Online Training

Track E: School Libraries

2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. changes@school.library.media.edu
3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Libraries Alive: School Library Catalogs and Internet Combined!
4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Virtual Electronic Library Resources

Monday Evening Session

7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Dead Technology: A View from Tomorrow



* General Conference -- Tuesday, March 11

Track A: Digital Libraries

9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Digital Libraries: Preparing for the Tomorrow That Will Come!
10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Creating Digital Libraries: Two Case Studies
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Creating Digital Collections: Elsevier's Learnings with TULIP & University of Michigan
2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Digital Services in the Academic Library: Issues in Development and Sustainability
3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Copyright Issues in the Digital Library
4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Cost-Benefits of Electronic Information: A Case Study

Track B: Intranets & Library Webmasters

9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Intranets VS Groupware: Definitions & Differences
10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Web Site Evolution: Controlling the Monster
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Acquiring Content for Intranets
2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Intranet Case Studies: Managing Organizational Knowledge Assets
3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Intranet Case Studies
4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Intranet Case Study: ICBC

Track C: Document Delivery and Web-Based Publishing

9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Integrated Information Environment: Possibilities and Problems
10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Document Delivery: An Old Game with New Rules
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Negotiating in an Open Access Environment: Maryland's Sailor Project
2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Automating Document Delivery: NLM Case Study
3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Librarian's Toolkit: Building and Maintaining Large Document Web Sites
4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Creating a Dedicated Web Server in a Library Setting

Track D: School Libraries

9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. The Big Picture: Connecting with Teachers
10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. CyberBee's Internet Adventures
10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. The Road to the White House
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Networking CD-ROMs: Basic Considerations in a Cyberworld
2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. School News Goes Hi-Tech
3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Internet Filtering
4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Internet in the K-12 Classroom



* General Conference -- Wednesday, March 12

Track A: Filtering the Internet & World Wide Web

9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Tools for Filtering the Net
10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Evaluating the Quality of Information on the Internet
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Data Disaster Planning: Information Quality Control in the Age of End User Searching

Track B: Special Issues

2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Distance Education
3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Information Policy
4:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. Technology Considerations for Libraries

Track C: Virtual Libraries

9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Virtually Changing: The Virtual Library Today
10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Real Virtual Libraries
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Telephone Reference Service for the Virtual Reference Library
2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Building and Operating a Virtual Library: Case Studies
3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Knowledge Resource Mapping
4:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. Beyond the Virtual Catalog

Track D: Resource Sharing

9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Defining Cooperation
10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Document Delivery and Beyond
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Collection Development and Technology
2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Outsourcing and Technical Services
3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. The Minnesota Library Information Network
4:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. Putting it All in Perspective

Track E: New Technology, New Roles

9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. The Future for Knowledge Professionals
10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Are You Prepared to Be Morphed? Or, What's Your Role for the Future?
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Blurring Roles: The Impact of Merging an Academic Library with Information Services
2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Law Enforcement Intelligence: A New Role for the Information Professional
3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. New Roles Demand New Education: LIS Programs in the Late '90s
4:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. From Knowledge Navigating to Information Quality Control: A Forum on Roles, Skills and Careers



* PostConference -- Thursday, March 13
12) 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Charging for Information: Strategies for Success
13) 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Transformation, Reengineering, Empowerment: Creating the Real Virtual Library
14) 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Risk Taking in an Electronic Environment
15) 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Benchmarking
16) 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
The Evolution of a Web Site: The Creation and Management Stages
17) 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Getting Your School on the Internet
18) 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Library Intranets: Maximizing Benefits While Maintaining Efforts
19) 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Creating Effective Instuctional Modules for the World Wide Web
20) 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Moving Databases to the Web
21) 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Web-Based OPACs


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