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Upcoming MAGIRT webinar - Care and Feeding of Maps: Tips for Managing Your Map Collection

 

 Care and Feeding of Maps: Tips for Managing Your Map Collection   Presenter:  Hallie Pritchett, Head, Map and Government Information Library, University of Georgia Date(s):     Monday, March 18th, 2013 Time:        3 pm – 4 pm EST Location:  http://ala.adobeconnect.com/r8whb2uo5g5/  FREE - no registration necessary!   Description
Maps are an integral part of many library's collections, but due to their unique needs and issues librarians and library staff members often fear them.  This session will address and alleviate the concerns often associated with collecting and working with these valuable resources, offering advice on how to arrange, house, and maintain paper maps and providing an overview of resources for managing map collections of all shapes and sizes.  Sponsored by ALA MAGIRT - the Map and Geospatial Information Round Table.
  About the speaker
Hallie Pritchett has managed large academic map collections for over a decade, first at the University of Minnesota's John R. Borchert Map Library and currently as head of the University of Georgia's new Map and Government Information Library.  She has been an active member of MAGIRT since 2007, and currently serves as Past Chair.  Ms. Pritchett holds a BA in Psychology, Sociology and English from the University of Minnesota, an MLIS from the University of Illinois and a Master of Internet Technology from the University of Georgia. 

 

Cheryl Nessman's picture

Hi,

Will this webinar be archived for those who can't make this date and time?

 

Thanks.

Cheryl

 

Patricia Kolesar's picture

Will it be archived and made available without login for those who couldn't sign on because it requires yet another bleeping account set up and requested single-use codes are not forthcoming?

Carol McAuliffe's picture

All MAGIRT webinars are recorded and archived on the the MAGIRT Map & Geospatial Resources page.  Send me an email me (carolmc@uflib.ufl.edu) if you can't find it.  Hallie gave a great presentation. :)

Also, AdobeConnect shouldn't have required a username for that webinar so I'm sorry to hear that you had issues Patricia!

~Carol