2014 LITA Forum Schedule

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WEDNESDAY, November 5, 2014

Registration 10:00am - 5:00pm  

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

PRECONFERENCE 1

Linked Data for Libraries

Dean Blackmar Krafft and Jon Corson-Rikert

PRECONFERENCE 2 

Learn Python by Playing with Library Data

Francis Kayiwa

THURSDAY, November 6, 2014

Registration 7:30am - 5:00pm  

8:00 a.m. - Noon

PRECONFERENCE 1, cont.

Linked Data for Libraries

Dean Blackmar Krafft and Jon Corson-Rikert

PRECONFERENCE 2, cont. 

Learn Python by Playing with Library Data

Francis Kayiwa

1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

OPENING GENERAL SESSION: AnnMarie Thomas

2:30 p.m. - 3:10 p.m.

REFRESHMENT BREAK

3:10 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

CONCURRENT SESSION 1

Two roads diverged in a yellow wood: Amigo’s E-Sources Project

The user experience and its impact on virtual and physical spaces

Consortial collaboration in the cloud: an innovative group implementation of Web-scale Management

Collaborate to customize: a consortium’s journey

LibraryBox: building, customizing, and implementing

4:00 p.m. - 4:20 p.m.

BREAK

4:20 p.m. - 5:10 p.m.

CONCURRENT SESSION 2

          Schema.org—what it means for you and your library!

          Testing on the tablet: usability of an academic library’s mobile site

Migration to Kuali Open Library Environment: an early adopter’s experience

Breaking through firewalls: building support for learning commons concept on campus

Collaborative discovery: the open discovery initiative in practice, the art of indexed search and what it means for your library


6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

SPONSOR SHOWCASE RECEPTION

FRIDAY, November 7, 2014

Registration 7:30 am – 5:00 pm      

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST & SPONSOR SHOWCASE

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

GENERAL SESSION:  Lorcan Dempsey

10:15 a.m. - 10:25 a.m.

BREAK

10:25 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.

CONCURRENT SESSION 3

Enhancing a university’s knowledge management using VIVO

Does your website make your users fat? Reducing user’s cognitive load with easy to ingest web design

Evaluating and Selecting Library Services Platform: Are you ready to shift? Where should you start?

MetaArchive at 10: growing, diversifying, innovating

Transformation: taking an academic library consortium to the clouds with OCLC’s WorldShare Management Services

11:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

BREAK/SPONSOR SHOWCASE

11:45 a.m. - 12:35 p.m.

CONCURRENT SESSION 4

EAD finding aids for discovery systems

Developing a usability framework

Using software repositories to manage, integrate, curate and publish research data

Scaling a network: resource sharing across State lines

Implementing a library reading list tool in a learning management system

12:35 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

LUNCH & SPONSOR SHOWCASE

2:00 p.m. - 2:50 p.m.

CONCURRENT SESSION 5

Advancing data discovery: academic libraries and DataONE

What to do with 211 user stories: developing a discovery tool by and for our users

Using Islandora for digital content delivery

MOOC-ing up your institution’s IR collections

Lightning Talks

2:50 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

REFRESHMENT BREAK/SPONSOR SHOWCASE

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

CONCURRENT SESSION 6

Telling your story using Google Fusion Tables and ArcGIS

Targeted web analytics for decision making and problem solving

What does your repository do? Understanding and calculating impact

Lead your career: perspectives on libraries, technology and leadership

Library Lab: Improving Library Services and Transforming Organizational Culture

4:00 p.m. –  5:30 p.m.

POSTER SESSIONS

5:00 – 6:00 p.m.

          Vendors Lightning talks

6:45 - 9:00 p.m.  

Networking Dinners - sign up & meet up at registration

SATURDAY, November 8, 2014

Registration 8:00am – 11:00am

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

CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

9:00 - 9:50 a.m.

CONCURRENT SESSION 7

of Books: Network Analysis of Library Catalogs

Share and share alike: applying social media optimization (SMO) to enhanced web content and connect with users

EgoSystem: outreach via social search

Up and running: making the library’s digital services visible on campus

The dead of the library website redesign

10:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon

CLOSING GENERAL SESSION:  Kortney Ryan Ziegler