Please join Outsell, for a very enlightening presentation regarding the information industry in 2007 and beyond and what the coming years might have in store for the Federal Library Community.
Place: FLICC/FEDLINK Training Room, LC Adams Bldg., 2nd and Independence Ave. SE, Rm 216. Near Metro Capitol South station.
Time: February 14, 2007, 9:30 and 1:30 sessions
Registration: Please e-mail Jim Oliver, [log in to unmask] , indicating which session you would like to attend, including your phone no. and agency affiliation.
Outsell, Inc. is the only market research and advisory company that focuses on the entire information industry, worldwide. Come learn how Outsell's metrics are considered a must-have requirement for information managers to justify and reinvigorate their services.
Mary Corcoran, Outsell VP Business Development will provide an overview of InfoAboutInfo, Outsell's key service for information managers and librarians, and will provide a live demonstration of Outsell's metrics databases:
* Details on over 6500 information companies. InfoAboutInfo subscribers use this tool for due diligence in support of managing their vendor portfolios.
* Results of Outsell's ongoing research with knowledge workers, including feedback from almost 1000 government workers. InfoAboutInfo subscribers in the federal government rely on this data to build the business case about the need for information services and to design user-preferred services for the future.
* Benchmark data on libraries and information management functions.
Complete details of Outsell's annual benchmark study on libraries and
information management operations in government, corporate, academic, and healthcare is widely relied on as a basic tool of comparative metrics to determine whether funding, staffing and services are on par with peers.
Attendees will receive a complimentary copy of one of Outsell's most popular 2006 reports, It's Web 2.0 -- Do You Know Where Your Library Is?
V.P. Business Development
James W. Oliver
FEDLINK Vendor Services Coordinator
Library of Congress
Washington, DC 20540-4935
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