Remember proposals for the Eastern CONTENTdm 2010 Users Group are due by June 1 - details below

Eastern CONTENTdm Users Group Meeting

Dates: Wednesday - Friday, August 4 - 6, 2010

Host: United States Military Academy, West Point, NY

The Eastern CONTENTdm Users Group Planning Committee is accepting proposals to present conference talks, and/or panel discussions at its 2010 Annual Meeting being held this August at the United States Military Academy in West Point, NY. Please consider participating as a speaker or part of a panel discussion. Proposals are due by June 1, 2010.

More information about the conference is available on its website,

Below are descriptions of the types of sessions for which we are accepting proposals:

Conference Talks

Talks will be 1 hour programs, built around 40-45 minutes for presentation and 15-20 minutes for questions and discussion. Proposals may be submitted for an individual or group presentation.

Panel discussions

Discussions will feature 3-4 people discussing a similar topic with each speaker getting about 15 minutes to speak followed by a group discussion.

Suggested topics for both talks and panel discussions include but are not limited to:

*     Metadata

*     Project Planning

*     Project Management (workflow, staffing/human resources, etc.)

*     User statistics and assessment

*     Using CONTENTdm in a consortial environment

*     Hosted vs. non-hosted CONTENTdm sites

*     Using CONTENTdm with limited resources

Please submit proposals or questions to Kevin Clair at [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>.  The proposal deadline is June 1, 2010.

To submit proposal(s) please provide the following information:

Contact information








Program Title

Type of program (Talk or Panel Discussion)

Expected Outcomes

Target Level of Audience (user): Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced

Heather Goyette
Digital Media Services Coordinator/
Cataloging Librarian
United States Military Academy Library
Jefferson Hall
758 Cullum Road (Bldg. 758)
West Point, NY 10996-1709
Comm Phone:  845-938-7816
Comm Fax:    845-938-3456
DSN Prefix:  688

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