ALCTS CMS Collection Evaluation and Assessment Interest Group

Presentations from ALA Annual 2015

  • 1.  Presentations from ALA Annual 2015

    Posted Jul 20, 2015 04:54 PM

    The interest group met on Sunday, June 28, 2015 from 1-2:30p.m. There were three presentations and two lightning talks. Slides from the presentations are attached to this message.


    • Gauging User Interest in Non-Traditional Library Resources

    Tami Sandberg, Manager, NREL Library


    • Inflated Journal Value Rankings:  Pitfalls You Should Know About HTML and PDF Usage Based on Publisher Website Design

    Chan Li, Sr. Data Analyst, California Digital Library and Jacqueline Wilson, Senior Associate for Collection Development, California Digital Library  


    • Leveraging WorldCat Web Services for Collection Analysis

    Richard Entlich, Collection Analyst Librarian, Cornell University


    Lightning Talks

    • Academic E-Books: Do DRM Restrictions Effect Usage?

    Tara Tobin Cataldo, Science Collections Coordinator, University of Florida George A. Smathers Libraries and Trey Shelton, E-Resources Librarian, University of Florida George A. Smathers Libraries


    • Taking altmetrics beyond the article to the book: An introduction to the Bookmetrix project with Springer Books

    Sara Rouhi, Product Specialist, and Wouter van der Velde, Senior eProduct Manager eBooks, Springer 

    Thanks to all of the presenters and to everyone who attended!