ALA Connections Salon: The Next Generation Library Catalogs, with Special Guest Marshall Breeding.
Event Type: Online/web-based
Contact: Tom Peters, OPAL Coordinator.
Thu, 03/05/2009 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
About the Event
Join us for an informal conversation about the promise, trends, and challenges of next generation library catalogs.
Presented by: Marshall Breeding.
Marshall Breeding has been studying, tracking, and writing about the online library catalog industry for years. He is the Director for Innovative Technologies and Research for the Jean and Alexander Heard Library at Vanderbilt University. His web site is http://lib1a.library.vanderbilt.edu/breeding/.
First-time OPAL users need to make time to install a small, safe sofware plug-in before they attend this online event. Go to the "OPAL: Chronological List of All Upcoming Programs" web page and locate the link on the left called "Auditorium." Click that link, and follow the install instructions.