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Providence, Rhode Island
PRECONFERENCE: Monday, November 10
8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
METS Editorial Board (Washington, Third Floor)
DAY ONE: Wednesday, November 12
PRECONFERENCE 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Board of Trustees Meeting (Narragansett A, Ground Floor)
Developers' Roundtable (Bristol/Kent, Third Floor)
10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Registration (Pre-function Area, Third Floor)
11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
First-time Attendee Orientation (Providence Ballroom, Third Floor) Barrie Howard, Digital Library Federation
Introduction 1:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Greetings and Welcome. (Providence Ballroom, Third Floor)
Keynote Address 1: 1:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
(Providence Ballroom, Third Floor)
2:15 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Break (Pre-function Area, Third Floor)
Keynote Address 2: 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
(Providence Ballroom, Third Floor)
3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Break (Pre-function Area, Third Floor)
4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Session 1 (Providence I, Third Floor)
A) EVIA Digital Archive: A Visual Take on Digital Humanities Collaboration
B) A Busy Hive Creates Better WAX: Archiving the Web from many Perspectives
Session 2 (Providence II, Third Floor)
A) PANEL: Content Transfer: Getting Data Moved Around the Network
B) Quest for Improved Discovery and Access for Shared Collections: Assessment and Analysis
Session 3 (Providence III, Third Floor)
A) PANEL: Using WorldCat Grid Services in Library Applications
B) Enabling Inter Institutional Collaboration with Shibboleth
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Evening Reception (Narragansett A, Ground Floor)
DAY TWO: Thursday, November 13
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Breakfast (Waterplace Ballroom, Second Floor)
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Session 4 (Providence I, Third Floor)
A) A Scalable Approach to Providing Course-based Access to Library Resources
B) Deep Web Content and Internet Discovery: Exposing Harvard University's Library's Digital Resources to Search Engines
C) The Djatoka JPEG 2000 image server
Session 5 (Providence II, Third Floor)
A) Titles and Places and Names! Oh My! -- and Experimental Graph of a Library Catalog
B) Digitized Text Services in a Library Catalog via a Service Oriented Approach
C) Metadata for You and Me: Current and Emerging Trends in Metadata and Content Sharing
Session 6 (Providence III, Third Floor)
"Common" Goals: The Library of Congress Flickr Pilot Project
10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Break (Pre-function Area, Third Floor)
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Session 7 (Providence I, Third Floor)
A) User Search Behaviors within a Library Portal
B) Usability and the Harvard Geospatial Library
C) The User Focused Implementation of YuFind (VuFind) at Yale
Session 8: (Providence II, Third Floor)
A) The Role of Atom/AtomPub in Digital Archive Services at The University of Texas at Austin
B) Smart Storage and Preservation: How Digital Repositories Can Participate
C) Comparative Performance Study of Digital Object Format Identification and Validation Tools
Session 9 (Providence III, Third Floor)
PANEL: Taking the Next Step with Digital Collections: Innovative Teaching, Learning & Research in Virtual Worlds
12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Break for Lunch and Networking [Individual choice]
Bird-of-a-Feather Sessions 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
A. JHOVE2 Needs Assessment and Functional Requirements (Providence I, Third Floor)
B. Developing A Community for the Djatoka JPEG 2000 Image Server. (Providence II, Third Floor)
C. Re-imagining METS Profiles (Providence III, Third Floor)
D. ILS-Discovery Interface Implementations (Providence IV, Third Floor)
3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Break (Pre-function Area, Third Floor)
4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Session 10 (Providence I, Third Floor)
A) Fedora Commons and DSpace Foundation collaboration
B) Defining "Noncommercial Use"
Session 11 (Providence II, Third Floor)
A) Access to Individual Harvested Sites in a Web Archive
B) PANEL: Preserving Public Government Information: The 2008 End of Term Crawl Project
Session 12 (Providence III, Third Floor)
A) Digital Performance Institute
B) Listen Up! Australian Oral History and Folklore Recordings Online
DAY THREE: Friday, November 14
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Breakfast (Waterplace Ballroom, Second Floor)
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 p.m.
Session 13 (Providence III, Third Floor)
PANEL: Asserting Fair Uses
Session 14 (Providence II, Third Floor)
A) Preserving Brand-new Buildings: Digitally Archiving 3D CAD and Related Architectural Materials
B) Watching Our Backs: Community Verification of Digital Preservation Systems
Session 15 (Providence I, Third Floor)
Workshop: Optimizing Your Metadata and Digital Content for Sharing with MODS and Asset Actions
10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Break (Pre-function Area, Third Floor)
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Session 16 (Providence I, Third Floor)
A) Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) GeoWeb Expands Access to GIS data through Open Source Tools
B) OpenMIC Project and the MIC Registry
Session 17 (Providence II, Third Floor)
Google Book Search: An Update
12:30 p.m.
POST-CONFERENCE 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Project Manager's Group Meeting (South County, Third Floor)

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