April 2011 Program: New Tools for Knowledge

 

New Tools for Knowledge: An Overview of Resources that Support Research Analytics, Faculty Profiles, and Bibliographies

 

ACRL New England Scholarly Communication Interest Group

Northeastern University

April 15, 2011

 

Schedule for the Day

9:00-9:30................Registration and coffee

9:30-9:40................Introduction to the day's schedule and speakers

9:40-10:00...............Keynote by Gerald J. (Jay) Schafer, Director of Libraries at UMass Amherst, about the institutional needs for metrics, and why librarians should be involved

10:00-10:25..............Tony Skoczylas, Thomson Reuters (InCites)

10:25-10:35..............Break

10:35-11:00..............Ann Devenish and John Furfey, MBL/WHOI (BibApp)

11:00-11:25..............Ellen Cramer and Kathy Chiang, Cornell University (VIVO)

11:25-11:50..............Erik Moses and Joanna Kilpatrick, Elsevier (SciVal)

11:50-12:05..............Panel Q&A

12:05-1:30...............Networking lunch (on site)

1:30-2:00................Roundtable discussions

2:00-2:15................Present/share

2:15-3:00................Useful tools to evaluate products, wrap up, next steps

 

Program materials: 

 

-- Presentation slides: including notes on roundtable discussions and ideas for future programs (PDF)

-- Jay Schafer's presentation slides (PDF)

-- New Tools for Knowledge worksheet (DOC)