Heads of Library Technology Interest Group LITA

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Provides a forum and support network for those individuals with administrative responsibility for computing and technology in a library setting. Programs and discussions will explore issues of planning and implementation, management and organization, support, technology leadership, and other areas of interest to library technology managers and administration.

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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.