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Saturday, July 14
 

8:00am CDT

Creative Collection to Support the Seven Essential CI Tasks

PRICE: $199.00 Member/ $99.00 Student Member/ $299.00 Non-Member

Toni Wilson, a well-known industry expert in CI source collection, leads an interactive course on unique sources, databases, and Web search to speed up and increase collection value. Wilson has over 25 years of experience, both as a consultant and as a corporate intelligence professional at LexisNexis.  You will learn how to identify lesser known and recently available sources specific to your collection needs, use fee-based and free Web sources that are unique, and employ database and Web search tools and techniques to collect relevant information with efficiency.  With today's emphasis on cost efficiency, it's important to remain nimble and up to date. If you support CI in your company or are in a CI function, this workshop will give you ideas and sources to take back and use immediately upon your return from the conference.

SPEAKING:
Toni Wilson, MarketSmart Research

PRESENTATION HANDOUTS: 
http://www.sla.org/pdfs/sla2012/CreatCollectSupport7CI TasksTWilson.pdf

 


Saturday July 14, 2012 8:00am - 12:00pm CDT
Convention Center, Room E262
 
Sunday, July 15
 

8:00am CDT

Using the Data Curation Profile as a Means to Engage Researchers

PRICE: $345.00 Member/ $230.00 Student Member/ $400.00 Non-Member

Many in the library world believe librarians have an opportunity to play a vital role in the development and stewardship of publicly accessible collections of research data sets, a process often referred to as data curation. However, working with data is a new, unfamiliar area for many librarians. The Data Curation Profile Toolkit is a set of inter-related resources designed to capture information about data generated by single scientists/scholars/labs based on their needs and preferences for these data. The DCP Toolkit can be used as a means for launching discussions between librarians and faculty, exploring research data needs, and helping to plan for the development of data services.

SPEAKING:
D. Scott Brandt, Purdue University Libraries


Sunday July 15, 2012 8:00am - 5:00pm CDT
Convention Center, Room E262
 
Monday, July 16
 

7:30am CDT

FAN New and Renewing Members Breakfast and Division Business Meeting

PRICE: $25.00 Member/ $0.00 Student Member/ $25.00 Non-Member

New and renewing FAN members are recognized at an early-morning breakfast and business meeting.


Monday July 16, 2012 7:30am - 9:30am CDT
Convention Center, Room E262

10:00am CDT

Vendor Speed Dating

All FAN and IT division sponsors are invited to participate in this fast-paced vendor product information session. Division attendees will visit vendor tables in small groups to discuss their institution's needs and profile, collecting prizes along the way. A business card raffle rounds out the fun!


Monday July 16, 2012 10:00am - 11:30am CDT
Convention Center, Room E262

4:00pm CDT

DERM Business Meeting and Networking

Annual business meeting: learn about DERM's activities and board decisions.


Monday July 16, 2012 4:00pm - 5:30pm CDT
Convention Center, Room E262
 
Tuesday, July 17
 

2:00pm CDT

Advertising & Marketing Division Roundtable

Enjoy an open discussion of the latest and greatest tools and resources used for advertising and marketing research. Bring your questions and share your new favorites. Throw your business card in the pile and get a post conference list of roundtable attendees to build your network of experts and colleagues.

MODERATING
Julie-Ann Zilavy, 4A's


Tuesday July 17, 2012 2:00pm - 3:30pm CDT
Convention Center, Room E262
 
Wednesday, July 18
 

7:30am CDT

DCHE Roundtable and Corporate Breakfast

PRICE: $15.00 Member/ $15.00 Student Member/ $15.00 Non-Member

Join your corporate DCHE colleagues for breakfast and a moderated discussion on current topics and concerns. Topic(s) for this roundtable to be determined.


Wednesday July 18, 2012 7:30am - 9:30am CDT
Convention Center, Room E262

12:00pm CDT

Windy City Que(e)ry

Join the GLBT Issues Caucus for our annual business meeting and welcome 2011 Chicago Gay & Lesbian Hall of Fame inductee Owen Keehnen for a conversation about his work as a queer author, journalist, and historian.

MODERATING:
Karen McQuillen; Bacilio Mendez

SPEAKING:
Owen Keehnen, Self-Employed


Wednesday July 18, 2012 12:00pm - 1:30pm CDT
Convention Center, Room E262
 


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