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8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Registration & Breakfast
Uris Hall, 3rd Floor Lounge
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Welcome & Opening Remarks

Jim Neal, Vice President for Information Services & University Librarian, Columbia University Libraries

301 Uris Hall   
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Panel Presentation: NYU-Schomburg Archival Processing Project

Diana Lachatanere (Schomburg Center, NYPL)

Mary Yearwood (NYPL)

Prof. Elizabeth McHenry, Jane Carr (NYU)

301 Uris Hall  
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM Break
Uris Hall, 3rd Floor Lounge
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM

Presentation: The Theory into Practice: 2CUL and the Implementation of Meaningful Collaborative Collection Development

Rob Davis (Columbia University)

301 Uris Hall
11:45 AM - 12:30 PM

Presentation: Smithsonian Institution Libraries: Facilitating Knowledge Sharing & Collaboration

Erin Thomas, Brian Soldo, David Kaufmann, Douglas Dunlop, Mary Augusta Thomas (Smithsonian Institution)


301 Uris Hall
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch Watson Library, Uris Hall, 1st floor
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM

Presentation: Community Service Society Photographs

Eric Wakin (Columbia University)

301 Uris Hall
2:15 PM - 2:45 PM

Presentation: The Art and Environment
of Embedded Librarianship

Ryan Taylor (SUNY Purchase)

Heather Saunders (University of Toronto)

301 Uris Hall
2:45 PM - 3:00 PM Break
Uris Hall, 3rd Floor Lounge
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

Breakout Sessions

Session #1: Collaborating for Health Information Literacy in the Community:  Three Case Studies (332 Uris Hall)

Shelly Warwick (Touro College of Pharmacy)

Lisl Zach (Drexel University)

Kathleen Burr Oliver (formerly Johns Hopkins)

Session #2: Building Partnerships in Legal Scholarship: Law Libraries and The Center for Digital Research and Scholarship (301 Uris Hall)

Rebecca Kennison, Dana Neascu (Columbia University)

Larry Abraham (Fordham University)

Session #3: Reseach Networking in the National and Global Context (330 Uris Hall)

Daniel Calto (Elsevier)

Session #4: Why You Should Partner with Off-Campus Special Collections – And What to Ask Before You Do! (326 Uris Hall)

Robin Katz (Brooklyn Historical Society)

Brook Stowe (Long Island University)

See individual session info (on left) for location
3:45 PM - 4:30 PM Coffee, Cookies, and Networking
Uris Hall, 3rd Floor Lounge
4:00 PM - ca. 4:30 PM

Optional Tours

Tours of Digital Science Center, Digital Social Science Center, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Others TBA

Meet outside of Uris Hall 3rd Floor Lounge

The 2012 Symposium is underwritten in part by the generosity of our sponsors: