2005 Content Management Update

The Future of the Federal Library

See Draft of Agenda Below

The information technology and knowledge management disciplines have been converging on the traditional library science space for the past decade, creating unique opportunities and challenges for federal libraries. This year's update from the FLICC Content Management Working Group will focus upon several of these areas of opportunity and challenge to better equip federal libraries and information centers for the future.

Wednesday, September 14, 2005

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. There is no entrance to the Library of Congress prior to 8:30 a.m.)

Mumford Room, 6th floor, Madison Building, The Library of Congress, 101 Independence Ave. S.E., Washington, D.C. 20540

Capitol South (Orange and Blue Lines)

FLICC Content Management Working Group

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

$95 (charge to FEDLINK Training Account/FT)
$105 (for all other transactions)

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Draft Agenda

9:00 - 10:00
Opening Keynote: Changing Library Environment
* Joanne Lustig, Vice President and Lead Analyst, Outsell

10:00 - 10:15 

10:15 - 11:15
Future of Staffing/Impact of Outsourcing
FLICC Competitive Sourcing Working Group
* Karen Kapust, Library Director, Federal Drug Administration
* Carolyn Helmetsie, Library Team Leader, NASA Langley Research Center

11:15 - 12:00
Library as a Place
* Suzanne Grefsheim,Director, Division of Library Services, National Institutes of Health

12:00 - 1:00
Lunch (on your own)

1:00 - 2:00
Electronic Resources Management & Rights Expression Languages
* Nathan Robertson, Electronic Resources Librarian, University of Maryland Law Library

2:00 - 2:15

2:15 - 3:15
Future of Cataloging in the Age of Search Engines
* Deanna Marcum, Associate Librarian for Library Services, Library  of Congress

3:15 - 4:00
Knowledge Capture/Future Perspectives
* James King, Chief Librarian, Naval Research Laboratory