On Friday, October 5th, 2007, Fairleigh Dickinson University’s College at Florham Library in Madison, NJ hosted a joint meeting with VALE titled The Future of Print in the Academic Library. Approximately 35 librarians attended the meeting.
Podcasts of portions of the day’s discussions are included.
Link to photos from this event — http://www.flickr.com/photos/10178379@N03/sets/72157602320021506/
Welcome (podcast)– Pat Denholm
Introducing the Book — YouTube Video
10:00 – 10:30 Selection from the Opening Remarks (podcast) — James Marcum, University Librarian, Fairleigh Dickinson University
Future of Print: Cogitations on Reading (PowerPoint presentation)
A panel on access and marketing (podcast, approximately 45 minutes)
Pat Denholm, Library Director, Bergen Community College
Nancy Madasci, Director, Taylor Memorial Library, Centenary College
Brigid Burke, Technical Services and Digital Projects Librarian, FDU, College at Florham
11:45 – 1:00
For every reader a book?
A panel on collection development
Intro by Judith Lin Hunt, Dean of Library Services, Montclair Statue University
A History of Cooperative Collection Development — Kathleen Hughes, Head of Cataloging, Sprague Library, Montclair State University (podcast)
WorldCat Collection Analysis Tool (PowerPoint Presentation) — Pamela Theus, Assistant Director for Resource Management, Cheng Library, William Paterson University
Steve Sutton, Yankee Book Peddler
Note: photos from the event are viewable on the homepage of this blog and in Flikr.