OCT 11

OCLC Research at the ARL Fall Forum 2013

Lorcan Dempsey, OCLC Vice President, Research and Chief Strategist, spoke at this event and OCLC Research Library Partnership Vice President Jim Michalko and Program Officer Jackie Dooley also attended.

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The ARL Fall Forum 2013, "Mobilizing the Research Enterprise," took place 10-11 October 2013 at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, VA. The event explored the opportunities and collaborations in responding to the White House memorandum on "Increasing Access to the Results of Federally Funded Research." Sessions covered a range of topics including infrastructure, discovery, policy issues, and data management/data sharing.

Lorcan Dempsey, OCLC Vice President, Research, and Chief Strategist, spoke as a panelist during the "Facilitating new Forms of Discovery" session on Friday, 11 October. See below for details or see the ARL Fall Forum 2013 Schedule for complete event information.

OCLC Research Library Partnership Vice President Jim Michalko and Program Officer Jackie Dooley also attended.

Lorcan's presentation from this session is available on his bio page, on our presentations page and on SlideShare.

 

Friday, 11 October

Time Session

11:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. EDT

Facilitating New Forms of Discovery

Discovery of federally funded research publications and digital data is the focus of this program. The panelists will discuss possible search and discovery strategies across a potential new corpus of content, the challenges that providers have as they make this content available, and what critical next steps could be considered by various stakeholders to ensure that the new federal requirements achieve their stated purpose.

Moderated by Clifford A. Lynch, Executive Director, Coalition for Networked Information

Speakers:

  • Lorcan Dempsey, OCLC Vice President, Research and Chief Strategist
  • Larry Lannom, Director of Information Services and Vice President, Corporation for National Research Initiatives (CNRI)

Location: Salon III

Start Date

11 October 2013

End Date

11 October 2013

Location

Arlington, VA

Venue

Crystal Gateway Marriott

Quick links:

ARL Fall Forum 2013 [link]

Lorcan Dempsey [link]

OCLC Research Presentations page [link]

OCLC Research Presentations on SlideShare [link]

 

 

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