2012 Forum

Theatre, National Library of Australia

Thursday 25 October 2012

9 AM to 4.45 PM

The annual Libraries Australia Forum is a showcase of the developments in the past year. During the forum, highlights of the service are demonstrated, the Annual Report is presented and future directions are discussed.

Delegates have the opportunity to informally meet and discuss aspects of the service with Libraries Australia staff. During the day, service specific sessions are run, allowing for open examination of issues and discussions of workflows.

Exposing Hidden Collections is the theme of this year’s Forum.

Cost: $150

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Podcasts of the Forum will be made available from the Program page after the event.

Keynote Speakers

Photo of Ms Merrilee Proffitt (Keynote Speaker) Ms Merrilee Proffitt, Senior Program Officer, OCLC Research 

“Exposing hidden collections: a change agenda for special collections (title TBC)”

Photo of Ms Judy Stokker (Keynote Speaker) Ms Judy Stokker, Director, Library Services, Queensland University of Technology 

“Institutional Repositories: Core Business or a Strategic Sideline?”

Photo of Mr Bill Macnaught (Keynote Speaker) Mr Bill Macnaught, National Librarian, National Library of New Zealand 

“Fast forward at the National Library of New Zealand”

 

Other Presentations

Photo of Dr Marie-Louise Ayres Dr Marie-Louise Ayres, Assistant Director General, Resource Sharing, National Library of Australia 

“Libraries Australia: Trends from the Libraries Australia survey, and the Libraries Australia-Trove connection”

Photo of Ms Laurel Paton & Ms Joanna Meakins Ms Joanna Meakins & Ms Laurel Paton, Libraries Australia Search Redevelopment Project, National Library of Australia 

“Libraries Australia Search Redevelopment Project update”