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Friday, June 26 - 8:30am

8:30am - 4:00pm
PLA’s Project Outcome Launch - Sold Out [$] Preconference/Institute, Ticketed event Moscone Convention Center
3008 (W)
Description :

Library leaders from PLA’s Performance Measurement Task Force kick off the session by describing their experience in pilot-testing seven core performance measure. Attendees will learn how to deploy outcome measures in their libraries, collect and use resulting data, and leverage the project support network to ensure successful adoption. This program no longer has space available.

Cost :
Free

Friday, June 26 - 12:00pm

12:00pm - 4:00pm
After Access—Libraries and Digital Empowerment [Closed] Forum/Update/Assembly Marriott Marquis San Francisco
Yerba Buena Salon 06
Description :

The Digital Inclusion Survey and its predecessors document the technology infrastructure public libraries leverage with and for our communities. This is complemented by Pew Research about how Americans are using technology and libraries and reports from the Aspen Institute, ALA and IMLS. Together these resources point to expanding roles for libraries in addressing technology adoption and application, as well as access, needs. This invitation-only program will explore these themes and identify specific actions for advancing digital inclusion through libraries in partnership with other national and local entities.

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
Closed :
Exclusive to group members

Friday, June 26 - 1:30pm

1:30pm - 4:30pm
OCLC Symposium Exhibitor session Marriott Marquis San Francisco
Yerba Buena Salon 07
Description :

Save the date for the OCLC Symposium at ALA Annual 2015. We’ll meet on Friday afternoon, June 26—in-person if you’ll be at ALA, or online for live-stream video participants. Join us for a thought-provoking afternoon with your colleagues, led by experts whose knowledge helps inform the future of 21st century librarianship.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Saturday, June 27 - 7:00am

7:00am - 7:00pm
ProQuest - Events (Saturday - CLOSED) [Closed] Exhibitor session Westin St. Francis
California East BR
Description :

ProQuest Events on Saturday June 27:
8:00 – 9:30 am PDT. How the NISO Open Discovery Initiative Affects Your Library: Vendor Transparency and the Research Experience. Westin St Francis California East Ballroom. Join us for a breakfast presentation with Marshall Breeding, industry thought leader who worked with the community to introduce the ODI — for an exploration into libraries’ discovery layers and how those solutions affect content accessed by researchers. Registration required. To register: http://go.proquest.com/ala2015/.

10:00 – 11:30 am PDT. Implementing Linked Data & Discovery –
Liberating Library Data and Empowering Users. Westin St Francis California East Ballroom. Libraries are caught at the center of intense research habits and resources description, and staying ahead of users continues to be a challenge. Join us to gain practical tips on using Linked Data and Discovery technologies at your institution to build foundations that can liberate libraries from outdated systems and deliver new levels of research success and productivity. Featuring Jason Clark, Associate Professor and Head of Library Informatics & Computing, Montana State University, and Beth Namei, Reference & Instruction Librarian, University of Southern California. Registration required. To register: http://go.proquest.com/ala2015/.

Noon to 1:30 pm PDT. Are You Aligned with Your Researchers?
Diversifying Content to Improve Outcomes. Parc 55 Hotel, Cyril Magnin Ballroom. Join us for lunch and a lively discussion with librarians Steve Bosch, University of Arizona and Rice Majors, Santa Clara University. We’ll be discussing how libraries are expanding beyond traditional sources to include multiple content types in their collections, improving research and teaching outcomes with content diversity. Registration required. To register: http://go.proquest.com/ala2015/.

2:30 – 4:00 pm PDT. ProQuest: New Content, New Platform Upgrades, New Experiences. Parc 55 Hotel, Cyril Magnin Ballroom. Enjoy refreshments with librarian colleagues, and see how you can empower new levels of research success with:
• Major new ProQuest collections
• Diverse content additions to existing programs — across all disciplines and formats
• Results of in-depth user research exposing barriers in the research process
• Live demonstration of the new Ebook Central
• ProQuest platform upgrades and enhancements

Guest speakers will include some of ProQuest’s most prestigious partners. Registration required. To register: http://go.proquest.com/ala2015/.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
Closed :
Exclusive to group members

Saturday, June 27 - 8:30am

8:30am - 10:00am
ACRL Metrics User Group Meeting (ACRL) Committee meeting Moscone Convention Center
236-238 (S)
Description :

A demonstration and discussion of ACRL Metrics for current and prospective subscribers. Presentation will highlight how it can be used for advocacy, budget defense, and demonstrating value. New features and capabilities will be showcased.

8:30am - 10:00am
All-Committees Meeting (ACRL LPSS) Committee meeting Hilton San Francisco Union Square
Union Square 03 & 04
Description :

Meeting time for all committees of the Law and Political Science Section of ACRL.

8:30am - 10:00am
LLAMA All Sections/All Committees Committee meeting Hotel Nikko
Nikko Ballroom
Description :

LLAMA All Sections/All Committees

8:30am - 10:00am
Managing With Data: ACRLMetrics Exhibitor session, Program Marriott Marquis San Francisco
Yerba Buena Salon 05
Description :

A discussion and demonstration of ACRLMetrics for current and prospective subscribers in relation to the new "workbook" Managing With Data Presentation will highlight how ACRLMetrics can be used for advocacy, budget defense and demonstrating value.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
8:30am - 10:00am
Publications Committee Meeting (part of All-Committees Meeting) (ACRL STS) Committee meeting Hilton San Francisco Union Square
Imperial A
Description :

Meeting of the Publications Committee as part of the All-Committees Meeting of STS.

8:30am - 10:00am
Voices from the Field: Methodology and More in Library Research (LRRT Research Forum) Program Moscone Convention Center
3012 (W)
Description :

Libraries and librarians require new and creative approaches to defining questions and finding answers. The speakers on this panel will provide examples of innovative research methodologies that can be used by today’s librarians to meet the challenges that face their organizations. Panelists will also share their experiences and discuss strategies for successfully obtaining research funds and navigating the publication process.

Saturday, June 27 - 10:30am

10:30am - 11:30am
Measure Up! Data Analysis Tools to Optimize Library Management Program Moscone Convention Center
2010 (W)
Description :

Librarians can leverage data-driven evaluations to optimize library practice. But what data should be collected, and how should it be analyzed? This session shows how applying data analytics to California’s school library dataset can provide a predictive model to help school libraries meet state standards. The speakers share appropriate data analysis statistics to apply to optimize library management. Presenters will share a flowchart to help choose appropriate data analytical tools.

10:30am - 11:30am
Open Context and its Role in Research Data and Publication Program Moscone Convention Center
2006 (W)
Description :

Data Sharing as Publication:
The research community increasingly expects access to high-quality data. including the review, documentation, and publication of research data contributed by scholars. One venue that addresses these and other large-scale issues, Open Context, will be presented and discussed by its developer, Eric Kansa, PhD (UC-Berkeley) and two scholars who have used it to publish and organize archaeological field data in geospatial realms, Anne Austin, PhD (Stanford) and Karl Grossner, PhD (Stanford).

10:30am - 11:30am
Open Government: Current Trends and Practices Concerning FOIA, Open Access, and Other Post-Wiki-Leaks Issues Program Moscone Convention Center
3012 (W)
Description :

Hear from federal librarians about evolving and emerging trends concerning Freedom of Information Act requests and open access in the post-Wiki-Leaks era.

10:30am - 11:30am
Rethinking Patron Engagement: Making Data-Driven Decisions Program Moscone Convention Center
3003 (W)
Description :

Public libraries are looking past circulation statistics and program counts to gather richer, more holistic information about current (and potential) users. In this session, learn how Brooklyn Public Library's "Power User" program, Seattle Public Library's "Millennial Factor Project," and Chicago Public Library’s “Outcome Based Measurements” initiative are engaging patrons more intimately by translating data into targeted programs and services.

10:30am - 11:30am
Student and faculty engagement with streaming video: Beyond the hype. Program Moscone Convention Center
2018 (W)
Description :

In the past 18 months, there has been an explosion of video in higher
education, from the use of video in flipped classrooms and MOOC's, in
distance education, hybrid classrooms, and even in individual study. This presentation pulls together industry and nstitution-level studies, as
well as international surveys, in-depth focus groups, interviews and institutional case studies with students, academics and librarians. We discuss the findings on student and faculty engagement with video, present and future, and what it means for libraries.

10:30am - 12:00pm
Looking for Landmarks: A Citation Analysis of English Literary Scholarship for Collection Development Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Poster Session - Poster 18
Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
10:30am - 12:00pm
Self Service Works! Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Poster Session - Poster 11
Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Saturday, June 27 - 12:30pm

12:30pm - 2:00pm
Community Resource Lab: Libraries Linking People to Vital Social Services Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Poster Session - Poster 22
Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
12:30pm - 2:00pm
Mapping Buried Treasure: Visualizing a (Re)Design of Evidence-Based Library Services Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Poster Session - Poster 12
Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
12:30pm - 2:00pm
Minding the Gap: Ensuring Transfer Student Success in Information Literacy within a General Education Program Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Poster Session - Poster 21
Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

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