Monday, December 12, 2005

CFP: OVGTSL (Ohio Valley Group of Technical Services Librarians) 2006

CFP: OVGTSL (Ohio Valley Group of Technical Services Librarians) 2006
THEME: Crossroads to the Future


The Ohio Valley Group of Technical Services Librarians (OVGTSL), serving Indiana, Kentucky, and Ohio and the surrounding areas,will hold its annual conference at the Bloomington Convention Center, Bloomington, Indiana, May 10-12, 2006.

The Conference Program Committee invites you to submit a proposal for a 45 minute presentation which tells about the path you are taking to meet the changes, trends or challenges for the future of technical services.

Each session will consist of a 30 minute presentation and 15 minute discussion session. The committee is interested in papers that discuss new visions and new approaches for technical services. Of special interest are papers that address, but are not limited to, the following

-integrating resources
-automation issues in technical services
-ERMS (Electronic Resources Management System)
-electronic resources accessibility
-innovative partnerships
-digitization projects
-government information
-documenting procedures/manuals


Submissions: Abstracts should not exceed 200 words. Each abstract should be submitted as an electronic attachment (Microsoft Word is preferred) and e-mailed to:

Format: Each abstract should contain the following information:

For all presenters: Name, Title, Institution, Address, E-mail
address, Telephone number
Contact (primary) presenter
Title of presentation
Format: e.g., individual presentation, panel discussion, etc.
Equipment Needs
Any other special needs of the presenter(s)

Deadline: Tuesday, January 31, 2006

Watch for an announcement about our website soon!