eCollections Management Workshop [Event Ref. No. TG2/ECM]
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This workshop will discuss and explain the fundamentals of e-resources collection development and management. The presentations will focus on electronic collection types that are central elements of digital libraries today and also viewed as areas of growth for the future. Presentations will be given by Librarians and Information Professionals experienced in these fields. This workshop will be of interest to library staff who are interested in working in eCollections management, or who would like an introduction to the issues and opportunities within this area. The practical session will provide delegates with an opportunity to practice, using the tools and Collections discussed during this event.
The eCollections Management Workshop will:
* Introduce the Key components creating a Digital Library
* Offer practical insight on the building of eCollections – Web Archives, eBooks, eJournals
* Build awareness of activities essential to support their development – Collating the stats
* Pass on guidance on good practice and available frameworks
Jo Alcock – Evidence Base, Birmingham University
Adjoa K. Boateng – British Library
Frances Shipsey – Royal Holloway, University of London
Jason Webber – British Library
1300–1330 – Arrival and registration
1330–1340 – Welcome and Introduction
1340–1410 – Building a Digital Library; Understanding the key components
1410–1450 – Successful Acquisition of eBook/eJournals
1450–1530 – Using/Collating Stats – Arguing for more/getting your Return on Investment
1530-1550 – Break
1550–1630 – Web Archives as a Library collection
1630–1700 – Practical session & Panel Questions
Room 224, UCL School of Pharmacy, 29 – 39 Brunswick Square, London, WC1N 1AX
Website – http://www.ucl.ac.uk/pharmacy/about/contact-details/Map
£80 for members and £120 for other institutions.
Cancellations less than one week before the event will be charged a 50% cancellation fee. In the event of a ‘no-show’ on the day, the full fee will be charged.
To book a place please use our online booking form.