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

EAD finding aids for discovery systems

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

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

Lead your career: perspectives on libraries, technology and leadership

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

Technology Literacy Course for library staff: TLC goes a long way

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 - join your colleagues for this social event

or

Kitchen Table Conversations - sign up & meet up at registration - contribute to the conversation about LITA strategic goals.

 

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 death of the library website redesign

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

CLOSING GENERAL SESSION:  Kortney Ryan Ziegler