The LITA/ALCTS Linked Library Data Interest Group (LLD-IG) will be meeting from 10:30-12 on Sunday, January 22 in the Lone Star Ballroom C2 of the Sheraton Dallas.
We're hoping for a visit from Jon Voss, founder and organizer of the LOD-LAM movement, for a presentation on the current state of LOD-LAM. This will be followed on by other updates and reports on Linked Data activities. We can also make time for a limited number of lightning talk style presentations of no longer than 5 minutes if you have projects or topics that you'd like to share. If you'd like to give a brief talk, please contact the interest group chairs. The remainder of the morning will be a business meeting, including updates from sub-groups formed at Annual in New Orleans, and planning for the Annaheim Preconference.
Additionally, we are looking for volunteers to replace Karen Coyle & Corey Harper as co-chairs, or volunteers for a new chair and chair-elect. The current chairs intend to stay involved in the group, but feel that after one year of informal meetings and a year of formal existence, it's time for new leadership. Please contact the interest group chairs if you'd like to consider stepping into this leadership role.
Minutes of the New Orleans meeting are available at: http://connect.ala.org/communities/community-home/digestviewer/viewthread?MessageKey=a6efe399-4157-4847-9256-eae492c9d523. Minutes of previous "informal" LLD-IG meetings from ALA-2010 in Washington DC, Dublin Core 2010 in Pittsburgh, and ALA-MW-2011 in SanDiego are online at: http://wikis.ala.org/lita/index.php/Linkeddata
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