April 18, 2008 | University of Connecticut | Bishop Center | Storrs, CT [directions]



Site Design
8:15 - 9:15 Registration and coffee, visit with vendors/sponsors
9:15 - 9:30 Welcome – Judith S. Pinnolis, President, ACRL/NEC and Brinley Franklin, Vice Provost for University Libraries, University of Connecticut
9:30 - 10:15
Cyberculture, Academia, and the New Web
10:15 - 11:00
The Library in the Academy:  Where Are We Going? and How Will  We Get There?  and Who Cares?
11:00 - 11:15 Morning Break, visit the vendors/sponsors
11:15 - 12:00
Think Like a Media Mogul: Experiential Marketing for Academic Libraries
12:00 - 12:30 Panel of keynote speakers moderated by Linda Plunket, Head, Pickering Educational Resources Library School of Education, Boston University
(Open discussion with Q & A) [Presentation Audio]
12:30 – 12:45 ACRL/NEC annual business meeting
12:45– 1:45 Buffet lunch
1:45 - 2:15 Poster sessions, visit with Vendors/sponsors
2:15 - 3:30 Concurrent afternoon sessions
2:15 – 3:30
Session A: Panel discussion on digital media facilities and collections [Presentation Audio]

Media: Maintaining the Balance

Planning and Creating the Digital Media Design
Studio at Northeastern University Libraries

Opening Up Comprehensive Media to a Wider
Student Population
2:30 - 3:15
Session B: Collaborative Development of Visual Literacy Tools
2:30 - 3:15
Session C: Do You Need a Videographer in Your Library?
3:15 - 3:45 Afternoon coffee and cookies, visit the vendors/sponsors
Tours of the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center and Homer Babbidge Library Learning Commons will be offered after 3:15. Sign up at the Registration Desk