Audiobook 3.0 (Was Ebook 3.0): The Converging of the Mobile Lifestyle Platform (1 of 2)

Audiobook 3.0: the converging of the mobile lifestyle media platform Monday June 26 8-noon Speakers: Christopher Celeste, CEO PlayAway Steve Potash, CEO Overdrive Gillian Harrison, OCLC/NetLibrary Intro by Eric Ipsen, ETIG (Emerging Technology Interest Group) chair (about 50 people at start, growing to capacity as the session went on) Background: Ebook 3.0 was the former […]

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Open Source Programs for the Reference Librarian

Open Source Programs for the Reference Librarian: When Your Budget is More Limited Than Your Vision LITA Open Source Systems Interest Group Sunday June 25 8:30-10 Speakers (in order): Ranti Junus, Michigan State Teria Curry, Johns Hopkins Kirsten Allen, American University Mary Evangeline, Univ. of Arizona George Harmon, Florida State (note: editorial parentheticals are by […]

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The Ultimate Debate: Who Controls the Future of Search

The Ultimate Debate: Who Controls the Future of Search sponosred by LITA’s Internet Resources Interest Group Saturday June 24, Convention Center Moderator: Roy Tennant, California Digital Library Disputants: Stephen Abram, Sirsi/Dynix (also president-elect of SLA) Joe Janes, Univ. of Washington Be it resolved that the future of search will occur without library influence. A series […]

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