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DLF Fall Forum 2000: Chicago, Illinois

1:00 p.m., Saturday, November 18th
1:00 p.m., Monday, November 20th, 2000

Skyline at night, Chicago, Illinois
Nightline, Chicago, Illinois

The Midland Hotel
172 West Adams Street
Chicago, IL 60603
(312) 332-1200

Presentations and panel discussions brought a variety of perspectives to bear on the development, maintenance, and use of high-quality digital library collections and reflected upon how these activities affect the library's organization and its institutional roles. The Forum also provided an opportunity to showcase relevant DLF initiatives and to seek input into their future development. In addition, the Forum provided an excellent opportunity for networking with ample breaks and a reception for socializing.

Outline Schedule

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Short Program

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Full Program

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Full Program with Abstracts and Links to Presentations

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DLF Fall Forum 2000 Summary Report by Jerry George —

Digital Libraries: Dream or Delusion? Pioneers Meet to Assess Challenges

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Participants List

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The DLF Fall Forum 2000 Program Committee:

  • Caroline Beebe, North Carolina State University
  • Kristine Brancolini, Indiana University
  • Daniel Greenstein, Digital Library Federation
  • Novera King, Digital Library Federation
  • Elisabeth Long, University of Chicago
  • Bonnie MacEwan, Pennsylvania State University
  • Catherine Mardikes, University of Chicago
  • Betsey Patterson, Emory University

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