Monday, July 28, 2008
8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
The Friday Center


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Registration and Refreshments


Welcome and Introductions
9:30-10:45 Keynote: It's All About Access: Cataloging for Next Generation Catalogs
Karen Calhoun, Vice President, WorldCat and Metadata Services, OCLC
Speaker Bio | presentation
10:45-11:15 Break
11:15-12:30 Breakout Sessions: 
  Collaborative E-resources Acquisitions
Maria Collins, Associate Head of Acquisitions, NCSU presentation
Christie Degener, Head of Resource Management Services, UNC HSL presentation
Nancy Gibbs, Head of Acquisitions, Duke notes
Greg Raschke (Moderator), Associate Director for Collections & Scholarly Communications, NCSU

This interactive session will describe the process and highlight the benefits of consortial licensing, and will focus on the many avenues of communication between and among the Electronic Resources Committee and other consortial councils and members.

  Emerging Trends in Technical Services
Karen Calhoun
Lisa Carter, Head of the Special Collections Research Center, NCSU presentation | reading list
Margaretta Yarborough, Head of Cataloging, UNC presentation
Ros Raeford, Head of Cataloging, Duke presentation

This session will highlight some of the major changing trends in technical services and describe how our libraries are addressing those changes.

  Marketing the Libraries through Special Events Programming
Suchi Mohanty, Reference & Instructional Librarian, UNC presentation
Ilene Nelson, Director of Communications, Duke
Chelcy Stutzman, Outreach & Engagement Librarian, NCSU presentation
Joe Williams, Director of the Learning Commons, NCSU

Come and hear brief descriptions of innovative events hosted by the libraries. Learn about campus collaborations and partnerships, and the plans that promote the events.


Lunch and featured author Jill McCorkle
There will be a book signing following lunch for those interested. McCorkle's books will be on sale at the Higher Grounds Bookstore.

A special thank-you to the Annual Meeting Planning Committee:
Christine Covington, Zachary Elder, Kelly Lawton,
Emily Lynema, and Suchi Mohanty!

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