Heads of Library Technology Interest Group

Minutes from HoLT IG at ALA Annual 2014

  • 1.  Minutes from HoLT IG at ALA Annual 2014

    Posted Jul 23, 2014 10:40 AM

    Heads of Library Technology (HoLT) Interest Group


    ALA Annual Meeting 2013 


    Sunday, June 29th, 2014
    1:00 pm to 2:30 pm


    Chair: Meg Brown-Sica (outgoing), Vice-Chair/Incoming Chair: Hong Ma, Incoming Vice-Chair Robert Nunez


    1. Announcements regarding events of interest at ALA Annual.


    2. Introductions and explanation of the purpose of the group. Information about the email list and ALA Connect site ()lita-holt@ala.org and http://connect.ala.org/node/66223


    3. Introductions of attendees.


    4. Discussion about ideas for future meetings/programs from the IG.


    5. Presentations and followup questions/discussion, etc.






        • The Impact on Online Scholarly Journal Usage Data of Publisher Websites




                             Presenter: Chan Li, Sr. Data Analyst, California Digital Library



        • Adding copyright/license information to different library systems


                             Presenter: Jenny Jing, Information Systems Librarian, Queen’s University                            Library




        • CrowdAsk: A Crowsourced Library Help System


                        Presenters: Ilana R. Stonebraker, Business Information Specialist and                        Assistant Professor of Library Science, Purdue University



        •  Other discussions (suggestions for HoLT IG)




                                    HoLT IG will look for opportunities for online webinars for topics like digital                                          preservation, linked data etc.