Highly participative and very specific to our segment of the industry.
Groups are kept small (generally between 12-18) to enable full interaction.
Understanding eJournal Technology
27th November , Oxford
'The course enables you to make your knowledge of the e-journal technology
more systematic and structured' Marcin Kwiatkowski, Sage Publications Ltd
'Excellent coverage across many areas' Kathy Law, Highwire Press
'Lots of content delivered in an accessible and entertaining way - perfect
to anchor my level of understanding.' Genny Early, Taylor & Francis
'Very interesting grounding on e-Journals', Helen Sumner, RCIP
'I thought the course was excellent and packed with lots of interesting
stuff that I hadn't really appreciated properly before' Alan Singleton,
Editor of Learned Publishing
Technology has removed the barriers between production, editorial,
marketing, sales, customer services and most importantly - the customers.
This course will provide an insight into the technologies behind eJournal
delivery. The course will be business-centric - clearly positioning
technologies in the context of the industry issues they aim to solve.
Participants will learn how technology is used throughout the delivery of
eJournals from publisher via library to the end-user
. How Users navigate to eJournal Content Introducing the key starting points
for research - features and benefits of gateways, eJournal hosts, publisher
web sites, aggregators, search engine-based gateways and library gateways.
Why librarians purchase access to starting points. Identifying the major
players involved in eJournal provision. Where do users choose to begin their
research? Advances in user navigation.
. How Libraries Manage User Navigation Linking through URL and OpenURL, the
development and importance of Link Servers. The role of library web pages,
OPACs, A-Z lists, Federated Search and administration/admin tools.
. Authentication User authentication methodologies and their limitations: IP
address ranges, proxies and firewalls, Athens, digital certificates,
Shibboleth, OpenID and geolocation.
. Usage Statistics COUNTER and SUSHI standards. How librarians use
. Current Initiatives Introduction to major publishing industry initiatives
. Going Mobile A brief look at delivery of eJournals to mobile devices
THIS COURSE WILL COMMENCE at 09:30 (registration, with tea/coffee, from
09:00) and end at approximately 17:00.
By the end of the course delegates will be able to:
. gain a business-level grounding in eJournal delivery technologies
. gain greater insight into customers' technical and business requirements
. understand the role technology plays in eJournal deployment and
WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
Sales, marketing and customer service staff, senior management who need a
refresher course, new technical hires from outside the industry. This course
covers technologies that are vital to the delivery of eJournals and
therefore need to be widely understood by all departments within the
publishing business. Level 2 Course (2-3 years' Experience)
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Other ALPSP COURSES:
Effective Journal Editorial Management
<http://www.alpsp.org/Ebusiness/Meetings/Meeting.aspx?ID=274> , London 25th
Journal Development 2
<http://www.alpsp.org/Ebusiness/Meetings/Meeting.aspx?ID=275> , London 2nd
Citation Analysis for Publishers
<http://www.alpsp.org/Ebusiness/Meetings/Meeting.aspx?ID=276> , London 24th
Getting the Most from Journal Publicity
<http://www.alpsp.org/Ebusiness/Meetings/Meeting.aspx?ID=277> , London 25th
Creating High Impact Marketing
<http://www.alpsp.org/Ebusiness/Meetings/Meeting.aspx?ID=278> , London 7th
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Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers
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