FLICC Meeting Announcement MA2004-5

Brown Bag Series

OpenURL: Unlocking the Doors to Your Resources

Bring Your Lunch!

With the ever expanding growth in the size and importance of eJournals,
and the diverse array of systems hosting these collections, libraries
are quickly adopting OpenURL to simplify link administration. Join your
colleagues to discover how this developing technology is being used in
libraries today. Featured speakers will explain OpenURL basics, review
available products and solutions, and offer insight into integrating
local collections with off-site eJournal systems. Get the federal
perspective on OpenURL from

* Ardie Bausenbach, Library of Congress--Overview of OpenURL and the
procurement and implementation of ExLibris SFX

* Kimberly Allen, formerly with American Society of Association
Executives--Implementation of SerialsSolutions ArticleLinker at the
Congressional Research Service

* James King, Naval Research Laboratory--Overview of local full-text
holdings and OpenURL integration for local collections with external

Tuesday, November 23, 2004

12:00 noon -- 3:00 p.m. (Registration begins at 11:30 a.m.)

West Dining Room, Madison Building, Library of Congress, 101
Independence Avenue, S.E., Washington, D.C.

Feel free to bring your lunch to this session or purchase it at the
Library of Congress cafeteria (Madison Building, 6th Floor).

Capitol South (Orange and Blue lines)

FLICC Content Management Working Group

Free--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.

To view a PDF version of this Meeting Announcement, visit

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

Call FLICC (202) 707-4800; TTY (202) 707-4995

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