Monday, March 22, 2004


This program looks very interesting. As metasearching becomes more common, this topic increases in importance. Wish I could be there, hope they post some abstracts or papers on-line.

The Northern Ohio Technical Services Librarians (NOTSL) presents our Spring 2004 continuing education program: "Brave New PACs: The Impact of External Searches and Browser Interfaces on Catalog Access"

Friday, May 21, 2004 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Cuyahoga County Public Library Administration Building Parma, Ohio

Speakers will include:

  • Greg Weller, Internet Systems Project Leader, Cuyahoga County Public Library
  • Don Yarman, OPLIN Library Systems Manager
  • Jeff Calcagno, Director, Sales and Customer Support, Syndetic Solutions,Inc.
  • Linda Cantera, Metadata Librarian, Kelvin Smith Library, Case Western Reserve University
If you are interested in learning about how the MARC data in your catalog interacts with external search engines, browser-like interfaces, PAC enrichment services, and other forms of metadata then mark this date on your calendar!

Registration costs:
Regular Registration = $40.00
Student Registration = $20.00 (must provide copy of current student ID)

Additional information will be posted shortly on the NOTSL website.

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