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Saturday, June 9


Speakers Breakfast
Local and Seasonally Inspired Market Fruit
Fresh Baked Mini Muffins, Gluten-Free Bakeries and Seasonal Fruit Turnover
Assorted Bagels with Low-Fat, Regular and Roasted Vegetable Cream Cheeses
Assorted Cereals with 2% and Non-Fat Milks
Overnight Cold Oats with Chia and Bing Cherries
Build-Your-Own Parfait with Organic Yogurt, Housemade Granola, Toasted Pecans, Walnuts, Flaxseed, Dried Fruits and Seasonal Fruit Compote
Fresh Orange Juice, Green Goodness and Apple Juice
Freshly Brewed Starbucks Coffee, Decaffeinated Coffee and Tazo Tea Selection

Saturday June 9, 2018 7:30am - 8:45am


Vendor Lightning Talks
Vendor Lightning Talks
  • Author Services (Ken May, AIP Publishing ) 
  • Affordable Learning with Springer Nature eBooks (Courtney Little & Kait Neese, Springer/Nature ) 
  • Research Now (Emily Farrell, DeGruyter) 
  • Research Dashboard: Track Research, Populate Repositories, Support Public  Access (Caitlin Sheeder-Borrelli, Taylor & Francis) 
  •  How ACS is Improving Peer Review Education 
(Yung Murphy, American Chemical Society)
  • Bloomsbury Digital Resources (Kristin Cunningham, Bloomsbury) 
  • Digitalia Academic Databases (Alvaro Arias, Digitalia Hispanica)
  • Duke University Press: e-Books and Platform Migration (Kim Steinle, Duke University Press)
  • What’s New at Oxford University Press? (Wyatt Reynolds, Oxford University Press)
  •  EBSCO takes accessibility-first approach (Jill Power & Emma Waecker, Ebsco)

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Emily Farrell

Sales Manager, Northeast, De Gruyter
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Jill Power

Product Manager, EBSCO Information Services
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Wyatt Reynolds

Sales Representative, Oxford University Press
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Kimberly Steinle

Library Relations and Sales Manager, Duke University Press
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Emma Waecker

Senior Product Manager for eBooks, EBSCO Information Services
Emma has been at EBSCO Information Services for 9 years, and is currently Senior Product Manager for EBSCO eBooks. She is passionate about all things user experience, and has recently been focused on advancing the accessibility and mobile responsiveness of the EBSCO eBooks experience... Read More →

Saturday June 9, 2018 3:45pm - 5:00pm
Grand Ballroom II/III


Great Idea Showcase
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Rachel Becker

Copyright and Emerging Technologies Librarian, Madison Area Technical College
Librarian currently at Madison Area Technical College working with reference, instruction, technology, and outreach. Also skills in copyright, fair use, licensing, electronic resources management, and legal issues.
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Melissa Belvadi

User Experience & Collections Librarian, University of Prince Edward Island
Academic collections management and analysis, particularly electronic books and serials. How to squeeze every last penny of value from our depressingly small budget. User experience in electronic products and optimizing discoverability experience. Data visualization. Google Sheets... Read More →

Jamie Carlstone

E-Serials Bibliographic Control Specialist, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Creating Standard Holdings Summaries Using Python

Ernie Evangelista

Senior Knowledge Management Specialist, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Librarians as Entrepreneurs: A Case Study in Building Our Business
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Caitlin Harrington

Electronic Resources Librarian, University of Memphis

Anita Kazmierczak

Metadata Librarian II, Auburn University
Into the journal: Exploring analytical cataloging
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Megan Kilb

E-Resources Librarian, UNC-Chapel Hill
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Courtney McAllister

Library Services Engineer, EBSCO Information Services

Fiona McNabb

Online Content Specialist, Computercraft
Working with Serial Content in the Federal Digital Archive PubMed Central
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Jeffrey M. Mortimore

Discovery Services Librarian, Georgia Southern University
Jeff Mortimore serves as Discovery Services Librarian at Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, GA. Jeff's current interests include the impact of library automation on the discovery-to-delivery process and it's ramifications for scholarly communications practice.
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Faye O'Reilly

Digital Resources Librarian, Wichita State University Libraries
Ask me about digital accessibility & underserved patron populations outreach via electronic resources.

Erika Ripley

E-Resources & Serials Acquisitions Librarian, UNC Chapel Hil
Do Pay Attention to That Work Behind the Curtain!: The Hidden Work Behind your Big Deal Review
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Karen Sheldon

Electronic and Instructional Services Librarian, Delaware Valley University
Reducing Budget Waste at Small Universities: Three Metrics to Guide Your Database Renewals

Debra Skinner

Department Head, Collection & Resource Services, Georgia Southern University
Bridging the Gap: Providing a Marketing and Support Framework for IR Services
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Sofia Slutskaya

Metadata Strategist, Georgia Tech Library
Re-skilling technical services staff for the 21st century library

Saturday June 9, 2018 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Buckhead Ballroom I/II


Student Spotlight Session

Jonathan Olivas Gandarilla

Universidad Autónoma de Chihuahua (UACH) Facultad de Filosofía y Letras
Identification of the formal quality of scientific journals by university professors in the liberal arts in Mexico

Kendra Macomber

University of Maryland
Streaming Media: A Quest for a Unique Identifier

LaQuanda T. Onyemeh

Implementation Coral and Electronic Resources Management System

Jordan Pedersen

University of Toronto
Like meerkats or a symphony: the case for collaboration in library technical services

Saturday June 9, 2018 5:15pm - 6:00pm
Grand Ballroom II/III
Sunday, June 10


Snapshot Session
1.  Great Relationships: Priceless (Susan Davis)
2. “Why don’t faculty use what we have?”: Integrating Technical Services into Liaison Activities (Courtney McAllister)
3. Computational Reproducibility with Code Ocean (Travis Howard Hewgley)
4. The UWI e Book Initiative (Colleen Johnson)
5. Assessing Demand for Unsubscribed Titles with SerialsSolutions 360 Link and Google Analytics (Matthew Jabaily)
6. Connecting Departments through License Review (Molly Rainard)

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Susan Davis

Continuing Resources and Licensing Specialist, University at Buffalo
Great Relationships: Priceless
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Travis Hewgley

Director of Institutional Partnerships, Code Ocean
Computational Reproducibility with Code Ocean
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Matthew J. Jabaily

Electronic Resources and Serials Librarian, University of Colorado Colorado Springs
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Colleen Johnson

Research Officer, The University of the West Indies Open Campus
The UWI e Book Initiative
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Courtney McAllister

Library Services Engineer, EBSCO Information Services
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Molly Rainard

Subscription & Purchasing Manager, Auraria Library

Sunday June 10, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Grand Ballroom II/III