STARS Events and Activities


STARS Events at ALA Annual 2016, Orlando, Florida

Events and Programs:

FRIDAY, June 24th:

STARS Social:
8:00pm to 11:00pm at B.B. King's Blues Club (9101 International Dr Suite 2230, Orlando, FL 32819)

PreConference (STARS #135976):
A Spoonful of Data-Driven Sugar: Using Big Business Research to Improve Customer Satisfaction in Easy-to-Implement, Single-Serving Packets
8:00am - 12:00pm

SATURDAY, June 25th:

STARS All Committee Meeting (STARS #164137) Open for all!:
8:30am – 10:00am

  • Boucher Award Committee
  • Codes, Guidelines, & Technical Standards Committee
  • Education & Training Committee
  • Interlibrary Loan Committee
  • International ILL Committee
  • Legislation and Licensing Committee
  • Organization Committee
  • Promotion & Outreach Committee
  • Research and Assessment Committee
  • STARS / Atlas Systems Mentoring Award Committee
  • Vendor Relations Committee

ILL Discussion Group (STARS #164139):
10:30am – 11:30am

SUNDAY, June 26th:

Consortial Borrowing Joint Committee (STARS #164145):
8:30am - 11:30am

Rethinking Resource Sharing Policies Committee (STARS #164150):
8:30am - 11:30am

Not Your Average Consortia (STARS, LLAMA/SASS #101077):
10:30am - 11:30am

Resource Sharing in Tomorrowland - A Panel Discussion About the Future of Interlibrary Loan (STARS #99818):
1:00pm - 2:30pm

Hot Topics Discussion Group (STARS #161414):
3:00pm - 4:00pm

Description:  Melissa Eighmy Brown will give a brief presentation discussing Minnesota's pilot project with Reserves, their partnership with the bookstore and the changing viewpoints on how Interlibrary Loan can support coursework through licensed resources and borrowing. An open discussion on textbooks and ILL will follow. If time allows, the floor will be opened for discussion of any hot topic.

MONDAY, June 27th:

STARS Board Meeting: (STARS #164160):
8:30am - 11:30am