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Monday, July 16

4:00pm CDT

SLA Contributed Papers - Monday Session

• “Don’t Touch that String! There Went the Databases” (Dee Baldwin, Michael Kucsak, Alice Eng)

• “A Study on Search Effectiveness: How Can We Design Search Tools so End Users Find It and Find It Quicker?” (Margaret Hentz, Jenny Emanuel)

Jeanie Fraser, Self-Employed 

Dee Baldwin, University of North Florida; Jenny Emanuel, University of Illinois; Alice Eng, University of North Florida; Margaret Hentz, Dow AgroSciences; Michael Kucsak, University of North Florida



Monday July 16, 2012 4:00pm - 5:30pm CDT
Convention Center, Room E253A
Tuesday, July 17

4:00pm CDT

SLA Contributed Papers - Tuesday Session

Adding Value - Honing Our Craft:

• “Copyright in Special Libraries: Overview and Suggestion of Best Practices” (Susan Craft)

• “How the Agility of Librarians Led to the Development of TRAIL” (Daureen Nesdill)

• “Models of Agility: Lessons from Embedded Librarians” (David Shumaker)

• “People-focused Marketing: Showing Value, Gaining Loyalty, Staying Flexible” (Kate Vilches)

Helen Losch

Susan Craft, North Carolina Biotechnology Center; Daureen Nesdill, University of Utah; David Schumaker, The Catholic University of America; Kate Vilches, Lockheed Martin Corporation





Tuesday July 17, 2012 4:00pm - 5:30pm CDT
Convention Center, Room E253A
Wednesday, July 18

8:00am CDT

Biomedical and Life Sciences Division Contributed Papers

• The STEP (Safety and Toxicity of Excipients for Paediatrics) Database: International cooperation between US and European Paediatric Formulation Initiative
Barbara Brandys, National Institutes of Health Library, National Institutes of Health, MD

• Taxonomy Creation for AAAS by Vantage Information Services SM
Jean Fisher, MLS, Vantage Information Services (Vantage), PA 

• Retracted Publications: The Hidden World of Biomedical Literature
Merle Rosenzweig, Anna Ercoli Schnitzer, Katy Mahraj, and Irina Zeylikovich, University of Michigan Taubman Health Sciences Library, MI, 

• Collaboration, Innovation and Diversity: Keys to Building a Cost-Effective and High-Impact Biomedical Instructional Program
Christopher Stave, MLS, Instructional Program Coordinator, Lane Medical Library, Stanford University, CA

Alicia Livinski, NIH

Barbara Brandys, NIH; Jean Fisher, Vantage Information Services; Merle Rosenzweig, University of Michigan Taubman Health Sciences Library; Anna Schnitzer, University of Michigan; Christopher Stave, Stanford University; Irina Zeylikovich, University of Michigan Library 




Wednesday July 18, 2012 8:00am - 9:30am CDT
Convention Center, Room E256

12:00pm CDT

SLA Contributed Papers - Wednesday Session

Expanding Horizons & Leadership Skills:

• “Cuba’s Special Libraries: Tribulations and Triumphs” (Melanie Freimuth)

• Listening to Our Users: Comparing Feedback and Insights from Multiple Surveys and Points of Contact” (Michael Maciel, Leslie Reynolds)

• “Delivering Higher-value Service: Using Combined Internal and External Information to Drive Business Decisions” (Barabara Wilson, Amy Spiegel)

Jeanie Fraser, Self-Employed; Helen Losch

Melanie Freimuth, Saint Catherine University; Michael Maciel, Texas A&M University; Leslie Reynolds, Texas A&M University Libraries; Amy Spiegel, Dow Chemical Company; Barbara Wilson, Dow Chemical Company  

Wednesday July 18, 2012 12:00pm - 1:30pm CDT
Convention Center, Room E253A

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