REMINDER: Register now for the FEDLINK Spring OCLC Users Group Meeting
on Wednesday May 7, 2003! It's free--open to all FEDLINK members--but
advance registration is required. Visit the FLICC Educational Programs
Web site at to register online or
call the FLICC Office at (202) 707-4800. For more details see below.

FLICC Meeting Announcement 2003-20

Join your colleagues for a day-long OCLC users meeting. In the morning
hear the latest about OCLC Interlibrary Loan, Cataloging and Metadata
services, and NetLibrary, and see a demonstration of the new ILL
Policies Directory and a preview of the soon-to-be-released OCLC
Connexion client interface.

The afternoon session features a demonstration of OCLC's virtual
reference service, QuestionPoint, and a discussion of its
implementation. The day will wrap up with an update on OCLC's Digital
Preservation Resources services and an in-depth look at OCLC's Digital

Wednesday, May 7, 2003

9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.
There is no entry to the Library of Congress prior to 8:30 a.m.)

Mumford Room, 6th floor, Madison Building, The Library of
the Main Entrance at 1st Street and Independence Avenue, S.E.,
Washington, D.C.

Capitol South (Orange and Blue Lines)

FEDLINK Network Operations

Free--Open to all FEDLINK members but advance registration is
Visit the FLICC Educational Programs Web site at to register online or call the
FLICC Office at (202) 707-4800.

Request ADA Accommodations five business days in advance at (202)
707-6362 TTY or [log in to unmask]

Call FEDLINK Network Operations (202) 707-4848;
TTY (202) 707-4995

Please notify FLICC at (202) 707-4800 if you are unable to attend to
allow those on the waiting list to register.

Web Cybercast
FEDLINK is pleased to announce that the OCLC Users Group Meeting will
also be cybercast! On Wednesday, May 7, at 9:00 a.m., simply point
browser to and watch
proceedings at your desk.

You may want to test your systems viewing options before the event. If
you can view any of the videos available on the FLICC Web site's
Educational Video Library (,
will be able to view the cybercast. Please contact your IT/automation
professionals for assistance with any local restrictions or firewalls.

Draft of Agenda

9:00 am

9:15 am
Price Changes

9:30 am
Cataloging and Metadata Services Update
* Cataloging Fixed-fee Quotes
* General Cataloging Update
* OCLC Connexion - Client Interface

10:30 am

10:50 am
NetLibrary Update

11:10 am
ILL Update
* Policies Directory

11: 30 am-12:30 pm
Lunch (on your own)

12:30 pm
Reference Services
* FirstSearch and Electronic Collections Online
* QuestionPoint

2:00 pm

2:20 pm
Digital and Preservation Resources
* DPR Cooperative Update
* Digital Archive Services

3:00 pm