2009 LITA National Forum Schedule

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THURSDAY, October 1, 2009

1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.    Preconference I

The Future of Mobile, Jason Griffey (University of Tennessee - Chattanooga)

1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Preconference II 

Accessibility Update: Section 508 and WCAG in a Library 2.0 World, Nina McHale, (University of Colorado - Denver)

FRIDAY, October 2, 2009

8:00 a.m. - noon         Preconference I (cont)

The Future of Mobile, Jason Griffey (University of Tennessee - Chattanooga)

8:00 a.m. - noon         Preconference II (cont )

Accessibility Update: Section 508 and WCAG in a Library 2.0 World, Nina McHale, (University of Colorado - Denver)

10:00 - 11:30 a.m.    Making the leap to online:  tips for converting face-to-face training into a web-based environment

Regan Harper, BCR

11:00 - 11:30 a.m.      LITA Member Orientation

Donald Lemke and Lisa Carlucci Thomas

1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.   Opening General Session

Mobile Technologies, Mobile Users: Will Libraries Mobilize?,  Joan Lippincot, Associate Executive Director of the Coalition for Networked Information (CNI)

2:30 p.m. - 2:50 p.m.   Refreshment Break

2:50 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Concurrent Sessions

Bulk Digital Image Uploading via Flickr's API, Jason P. Michel and Elias Tzoc (Miami University - Oxford)
Putting the School Librarian Back in the Digital Library, M Brooke Robertshaw, Andrew Walker, and Heather Leary (Utah State University)
If You Build It, Will They Com? How to Achieve Buy-In, Encourage Participation, and Build Successful Online Communities, Andy Peterson (Western Washington University)
Releasing Open Source at the Library of Congress, Leslie Johnston (Library of Congress)
LibX 2.0: A Community Platform for Developing Library Services, Annette Bailey (Virginia Tech)

Libraries and Mobile Devices: Public Policy Considerations, Timothy Vollmer (ALA Office for Information Technology Policy)

4:00 p.m. - 4:20 p.m.   Break

4:20 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.    Concurrent Sessions

Achieving Interoperability: Linking systems using the NCIP standard, Gail A. Wanner (SirsiDynix)

Open and safe: Securing Linux in the Library , Eric P. Delozier (Penn State Harrisburg)

Bite-Size Repositories: The Benefits of Small Scale Repositories for Local Use, Lauren Pressley (Wake Forest University)

Putting your Library on a Mobile Phone - It's More than Screen Size, Cindy Cunningham (OCLC)

Just keep clicking Till You Find It: Building a Library Digital Collection Inteface with Browsing in Mind, Gretchen Gueguen (East Carolina University)

Lightning Talks - Session 1

6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.   Sponsor Showcase & Reception

SATURDAY, October 3, 2009

8:00 a.m. - 900 a.m.     Continental Breakfast

8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.    Sponsor Showcase

9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.   General Session

 Knowledge in the Age of Abundance, David Weinberger

10:15 a.m. - 10:50 a.m. Break

10:50 a.m. - noon          Concurrent Sessions

Beyond Research: OpenCourseWare in the Institutional Repository, Heather Leary, Brett E. Shelton, and Marion Jensen (Utah State University)

Why Reference and Instruction Librarians Hate Federated Searching and NextGen Catalogs, Nina McHale (University of Colorado Denver)  

Green IT: Eco-sense and Eco-Savings for Library Systems and Services in the 21st Century, Maurice York (North Carolina State University at Raleigh)  

Real Life Experiences with Library APIs, Bruce Washburn (OCLC), Karen Coombs (Univeristy of Houston)

Unlocking your ILS data: Mobile access via handheld devices, Michael Doran (University of Texas at Arlington)

Lightning Talks - Session 2

12:00 noon - 1:30 p.m.  Lunch

1:30 p.m. - 2:40 p.m.    Concurrent Sessions

Cultivating Digital Collections: Enabling Discovery with OAI Harvesting at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Rice Majors (Innovative Interfaces, Inc.) and DeeAnn Allison (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)

Selection and Implementation of SilverStripe, an Open Source Web Content Management System, Elizabeth L. Black (Ohio State University)

Collaborating In The Cloud, Robin M. Hastings (Missouri River Reginal Library)  

eXtensible Catalog: Unifying Access to Library Resources, David Lindahl (University of Rochester)

The Future of Libraries is IT (and some people just don't get IT), Kenning Arlitsch (University of Utah) Kristin Antelman (North Carolina State University)

Libraries to Go, Kristine Ferry, Lisa Sibert, and Holly Tomren (University of California, Irvine)

2:40 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.    Refreshment Break

3:20 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.    Concurrent Sessions

From U-SKIS to Uspace: Creating and Using an IR Workflow Tool, Anne Morrow and Lisa Marie Chaufty (University of Utah)
VuFind at the University of Illinois, Jenny Emanuel, Peggy Steele (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), Paige Weston (Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois)
Designing Library Services for the Cloud Computing World,  Ken Fujiuchi (Buffalo State College) and Kathryn Frederick (Skidmore College)

Academic Libraries' Strategic Planning in the 21st Century: The Role of Information Technology, Michel Nguessan (Governors State University)  

Newspaper Discovery Made Easier with Primo, K. Jessica Alverson (New York University)

LiBerry Guides Go Mobile: Creating Usabilty Handheld Solutions for 21st Century Students, Leslie G. Adebonojo, Kathy A. Campbell, and Mark E. Ellis (East Tennessee State University)

4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.     Poster Sessions

Accelerating Technology Adoption by Health Sciences Librarians
Claire Hamasu, John Bramble, and Sharon Dennis (University of Utah)

From Alone to Together: Open Source-based Collaborative Pathfinder Production System
Shinji MINE (Nagoya University)

Improving Library Electronic Reserves: Library, and Instructional Technology Services Working Together
Xiaohua Li, Wenling Ma, and Alyssa Ferdinando (Sacred Heart University)

Keeping the Boat Afloat: Mobile Management of a large-scale microfilm conversion project
Laura Robinson (Washington State Library)

Preparing for Library 2.0: Loyola’s 23 Things for Library Staff program
Chulin Meng and  Susan Wardzala (Loyola University Chicago)

SDSU Research Cloud: A visual representation, displayed in real-time, of research performed at San Diego State University
Keven M. Jefferyand Kyle E. Murley (San Diego State University)

Technology on a budget: Building a Desired Room Scheduler with Drupal
Weiling Liu

The Marriott Mobile Library
Tony Sams (University of Utah)

The Temporary Thaw of the Status Quo: A Snap Shot of Group Dynamics round the Release of Wrath of the Lich King
BWS Johnson

Ubiquitous Library E-learning: Implementing Library Tutorials With  Adobe Presenter
Regina Koury, Marcia Francis, Spencer Jardine, Ruiling Guo, and Cathy Gray (Idaho State University)

Use a Subversion to resolve upgrading conflicts
Hongyan Sun (University of Maryland)

Using Facebook to Connect with Students
Jared Howland (Brigham Young University - Utah)

Evening Networking Dinners

SUNDAY, October 4, 2009

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.    Continental Breakfast

9:00 - 10:10 a.m.        Concurrent Sessions

Data Driven by Design: Using IESR to Map a Service Oriented Architecture at the LANL Research Library, Krista D. Black (Los Alamos National Laboratory)

Family History Search Panel, Claire V. Brisson-Banks and Michael Ritchey (Family Search)

Scratching the Surface at the UNR Knowledge Center, Will Kurt (University of Nevada - Reno)  

Next-Gen Catalog Is Half the Solution: Making eResources Truly Accessible, Andrew Nagy (Serials Solutions), Scott Garrison (University of Western Michigan)  

The role of custom transaction log analysis in informing the design and implementation of a locally developed open source metasearch application, William H. Mischo, Elizabeth M. German, Joshua E. Bishoff, David S. Vess, and Mary C. Schlembach (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)

C2: Collaborating on Collaboration, Thomas C. Wilson (University of Alabama - Tuscaloosa)

10:10 - 10:30 a.m.       Refreshment Break

10:30 a.m. - noon        Closing General Session

Technical/Tangible/Social, Liz Lawley, Director, Lab for Social Computing, Rochester Institute of Technology