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ALA Mid-Winter 2011 - Call for Proposals

The ALCTS Continuing Resources Section, Electronic Resources Interest Group (ERIG) is seeking proposals for presentations at our program at the ALA Mid-Winter meeting in San Diego, CA. The ALCTS CRS ERIG meeting will be on Saturday, January 8th from 10:30 a.m. – noon.

Electronic Resources Management as a Public Service: Delivering quality content at the right time, in the right places

Consider contributing to a panel discussion on a topic, such as:

  • Methods for assessing  user experiences with e-resources
  • Staffing models and workflows that facilitate prompt trouble-shooting and problem resolution
  • Means of providing user support for e-resources
  • Sharing user feedback with publishers/providers to improve product functionality
  • Interfaces that streamline user access to e-resources
  • Tools that embed e-resources and search interfaces in other platforms
  • Approaches to spur development of innovative e-resource delivery

Each panelist/group will have approximately 15 minutes for the presentation, and audience questions and discussion will be encouraged after the presentations.

Email proposals by Monday, December 6th to Christine Turner, cturner@library.umass.edu. Please include:

  • Presentation title
  • Brief summary of proposed presentation
  • Names and positions of presenter(s)
  • Email address(es) of presenter(s)

We look forward to hearing from you!

Thank you,
Christine Turner

Liz Babbitt
Vice Chair/Chair-Elect, ALCTS CRS ERIG