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, http://www.libraries.psu.edu/ecdmug

 

 

 

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].  The proposal deadline is June 1, 2010.

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

Contact information

 

 

 

            Name

 

 

 

            Institution

 

 

 

            Address

 

 

 

            City/State/Zip

 

 

 

            Phone

 

 

 

            Fax

 

 

 

            Email

 

 

 

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

MADN-LIB

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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