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University, College & Research Group (UC&R) Wales invite you to a FREE event:
Title: The changing face of library catalogues: new OPAC developments (University, College & Research Group (UC&R) Wales)
About: This event will demonstrate a range of OPACs implemented throughout Welsh higher education libraries highlighting features of these new discovery tools and how they integrate with library systems and enhance access to a range of resources. Discussions after the presentations will provide an opportunity to share and compare practices in our different institutions.
On: Wednesday 9th March 2011
At: The Hugh Owen Library Committee Room, Penglais Campus, Aberystwyth University, SY23 3BY
Directions: A map of Penglais campus is available at: http://www.aber.ac.uk/en/maps-travel/maps/penglais/
Please visit the Porter's Lodge on Penglais Campus to request a visitor's parking permit before parking. Visitor car parking is behind the Arts Centre.
See http://www.aber.ac.uk/en/maps-travel/ for directions and a map of Penglais Campus.
10:30-11:00 tea / welcome
11:00-11:30 Primo at Aberystwyth University / Christiane Kloos
11:30-12:00 Encore at Bangor University / Mieko Yamaguchi
12:15-1:30 lunch and chance to view systems and optional tour of Hugh Owen Library
[12:30-1:30 UC&R Wales committee meeting]
1:30-2:00 Implementing SUMMON at UWIC / Julie Neenan
2:00-2:30 VuFind at Swansea University / Paul Johnson
2:30-3:00 WorldCat Local for Trinity Saint David / Alison Harding
3:00-3:30 questions & discussion & tea
Lunch will not be provided but there are various food outlets close by including TaMed Da and the Arts Centre http://www.aber.ac.uk/residential/en/hospitality/places/tamedda.shtml
If you would like to attend this event, please contact Elizabeth Kensler
Email: [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]> or telephone 01970 621848
Rheolwr Gwasanaethau Cwsmeriaid / Customer Services Manager
Llyfrgell Hugh Owen / Hugh Owen Library
Gwasanaethau Gwybodaeth / Information Services
Prifysgol Aberystwyth / Aberystwyth University
Aberystwyth, Ceredigion SY23 3DZ
Ffôn / Telephone: +44 1970 62 1848 / [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>