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Tuesday, April 4

9:00am CDT

S046 - It's Personal! One-size Discovery Does Not Fit All.
Panel of 3 ARL libraries will highlight the customized implementations of their respective discovery services and discuss the need for flexibility in discovery to meet institutional goals as well as the needs of diverse users. Panel will discuss trends in discovery UX related to APIs, vendor interfaces, and user personalization.

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Jesse Koennecke

Director, Acquisitions & E-Resource Licensing, Cornell University
Jesse is responsible for managing Acquisitions and E-Resource Licensing services for Cornell University Library (CUL). Jesse has been a member of the FOLIO Product Council since 2016, serving on several task forces, chair, and currently as the interim chair.
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Jacquie Samples

Head, Metadata and Discovery Strategy Department, Duke University Libraries
Jacquie Samples is Head of the Metadata & Discovery Strategy Department in the Technical Services Division at Duke University Libraries. Prior to that, she was the team lead for Electronic Resources & Serials Cataloging from 2011 to 2016. Previously, she worked at North Carolina State... Read More →
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Rachel Vacek

Head of Design & Discovery, University of Michigan Library
Rachel Vacek (she/her) manages the Design & Discovery department that provides development, design, content strategy, user research, digital accessibility expertise, and UX strategy across the entire University of Michigan Library web presence. She has previously worked at the University... Read More →

Tuesday April 4, 2017 9:00am - 9:45am CDT
Salon A/B

2:15pm CDT

S068-01 - Real-time Insight : Developing a Internal Library Data Dashboard
Library systems are becoming increasingly open, providing API’s that can deliver data in real-time.  ETSU Library staff wanted a way to collect metrics from various systems and present it in one centralized dashboard. This presentation will cover our experiences with the project, including successes, challenges, and future goals.

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Travis Clamon

Electronic Resources Librarian, East Tennessee State University

Tuesday April 4, 2017 2:15pm - 2:30pm CDT
Room 203

3:15pm CDT

S077 - Distinctive Discovery: Multiple Approaches to Single Search
The appeal of a single search box is straightforward: provide students a user-friendly interface that searches many resources, and helps direct students to additional library resources. Join us to see how libraries leverage APIs to maximize their offerings and explore what challenges remain to deliver the best possible user experience.


David Edwards

VP, Software Services, EBSCO Information Services

Andrew Parker

University of Alabama
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Rose Reynolds

Head of Collection Development and Management, Smith College
I'm interested in data informed decisions making, diversification and inclusivity in collections, and sustainable collections models.

Steven Turner

Manager, Web Technologies and Development, University of Alabama
Hi - I am a relatively new manager in a new area for our library (as it is in many) - my interests are varied, but I am fascinated by how people use the web, and how behavior past behavior can predict future actions.

Tuesday April 4, 2017 3:15pm - 4:00pm CDT
Room 301

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