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2014
Wednesday, March 19th
10:30 AM

Big Data, Big Libraries, Big Problems?: The 2014 Lib-Tech Anti-Talk

Nathan Rinne, Concordia University

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Digital Public Library of America: One Year Report

Chad Fennell, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Jason Roy, University of Minnesota

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Engaging Older Adults with Technology

Pam Bailey, Washington County Library
Brian Lind, Rochester Public Library
Jenn Straumann, Anoka County Library

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Islandora: An Open Source Institutional Repository Solution

Alex Kent, Minnesota State University
Aimee Brown, Minneapolis College of Art and Design
Linda Richter, Minnesota State University--Mankato
Pam Sukalski, Southwest Minnesota State University

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Making It Up as We Go Along: How We Built Our Digital Collections Platform

Cole Hudson, Wayne State University
Graham Hukill, Wayne State University
Axa Mei Liauw, Wayne State University

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Marketing Library Services: From Posters to Platforms

Abby Moore, University of South Dakota
Danielle Loftus, University of South Dakota

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Teaching Information Literacy with Games and Gadgets

Sarah Thorngate, North Park University

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Tech Speak and Librarian-ese: Justifiable Jargon, or Junk?

Tammi Owens, Winona State University

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

1:15 PM

Aggregating and Accessing the 'Daybooks of History' with the Minnesota Digital Newspaper Hub

Sarah Quimby, Minnesota Historical Society
Jane Wong, Minnesota Historical Society

1:15 PM - 2:15 PM

Giving Your Exhibits Virtual Life: Implementation of Gaming Technology in Exhibition Development

Michael Barnes, Eastern Michigan University
Alexis Braun Marks, Eastern Michigan University

1:15 PM - 2:15 PM

Holistic Tech: Harness Your Library's Data Fetish to Solve the Right Problems

Matthew Reidsma, Grand Valley State University

1:15 PM - 2:15 PM

Krueger Library Boot Camp: Get your App in Gear!

Carol Daul-Elhindi, Winona State University

1:15 PM - 2:15 PM

Reigniting your Relationship with Social Media: Policies, Plans, and Peccadilloes

Katherine Arndt, Metropolitan State University
Samantha Klein, Metropolitan State University

1:15 PM - 2:15 PM

Structuring Library Data on the Web with Schema.org: We're On It!

Dan Scott, Laurentian University

1:15 PM - 2:15 PM

`The Challenges of Making Digital Research Data Accessible

Lisa Johnston, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

1:15 PM - 2:15 PM

We Are All Disabled: Making Your Part of the Web Accessible

Cynthia Ng, Langara College

1:15 PM - 2:15 PM

2:30 PM

Applying ʺMore Product, Less Processʺ to Digital Collections

Deborah Kloiber, St. Catherine University
Laura Hulscher, St. Catherine University

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Defence Against the Digital Dark Arts (Grade One)

Eric Stroshane, North Dakota State Library

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

iPad Labs: Ultimate Substitute or Colossal Headache?

Heidi Steiner Burkhardt, Norwich University

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Knowing Catalog Users Through Their Digital Footprints

Bill Dueber, University of Michigan

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Mobile First: Ensuring Your Library is Future Ready

Rachel Dols, St. Catherine University
Tara Newberry, St. Catherine University

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Storytime with an iPad

Jennifer Dietrich, Ramsey County Library
Monica Stratton, Ramsey County Library

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Toward Bibliographic Web Services

John Chapman, OCLC
Paul Swanson, MINITEX

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

User Experience - The Good, Bad, and Confusing

Patrick Patterson, SUNY Potsdam

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

3:45 PM

Agile Project Management and ITIL for Libraries

Andrew McAlorum, University of Waterloo

3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

Appification of Information Literacy: Low Stakes, Big Rewards

Kate Hinnant, University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire

3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

Digital Projects Made Easy: It’s all about Partnerships

Daardi Sizemore, Minnesota State University - Mankato
Heidi Southworth, Minnesota State University - Mankato
Anne Stenzel, Minnesota State University - Mankato

3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

How to Be a Library Video Star

Jenny Veile, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

The Flexibility of Google Tools (Sites, Docs, YouTube) for Teaching Data Information Literacy Concepts – From Online Instruction to the Flipped Classroom

Jon Jeffryes, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Lisa Johnston, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

The Learning Curve: College Students, Social Media, and Metaliteracy

Plamen Miltenoff, St. Cloud State University
Rachel Wexelbaum, St. Cloud State University

3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

Web Usability Before And After Resource Discovery

R. Todd Vandenbark, University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire
Bryan S. Vogh, University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire

3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

When Text Isn’t Enough: An Exploration into the World of Multimodal Scholarship in the Digital Arts, Sciences and Humanities

Deborah Ultan Boudewyns, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Justin Schell, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Scott Spicer, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

Thursday, March 20th
10:30 AM

Creating Anoka County Library on the Go

Marlene Moulton Janssen, Anoka County Library
Diana Neuerburg
Jason Smalley
Jill Smith, Anoka County Library
Maggie Snow, Anoka County Library
Judy Soule, Anoka County Library
Ben Trapskin, Anoka County Library

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Creating User-centered Web Sites Through User Feedback

Danielle A. Becker, Minnesota State Law Library
Jonathan Cain, Hunter College

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Forging Information Literacy Skills With ANVIL: An Innovative Game-based Approach to Teaching Information Literacy

Ted Mulvey, University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh
David Hietpas, University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Protecting Library Patron Privacy Online

Dorothea Salo, University of Wisconsin - Madison

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Uglifying in Public: Website Design for Speed, Accessibility, and Staff Delight

Cody Hanson, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Eric Larson, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Universal Access: Engaging the Complexity of Web Accessibility Through Collaboration

Katherine Lynch, Temple University
Jackie Sipes, Temple University
Kristina De Voe, Temple University

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Your Stuff, My Stuff, Their Stuff, Our Stuff – Consensus Gathering While Building a Digital Asset Management Solution

Chad Fennell, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Colin McFadden, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Rebecca Moss, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

1:00 PM

Connecting the Clicks

Ben Durrant, University of St Thomas

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Finding a Place for Video Games on your Campus

Carolyn Rauber, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Shannon Farrell, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Amy Neeser, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Just the Spark You Needed: A Standards Showcase

Belle Nelson, Bloomington Jefferson High School
Sara Swenson, Edina High Schools

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Let's Get Digital: Reinventing Course Material Delivery

Shane Nackerud, University of Minnesota Libraries
Danika Stegeman, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Treden Wagoner, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Life after Usability Testing: Finding the Path from Problem to Process Improvement

Jennifer DeJonghe, Metropolitan State University
Katherine Gerwig, Metropolitan State University

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Perfection is Overrated: Google Apps as the UMN Libraries Intranet

Amy West, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Lara Friedman-Shedlov, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Charles Heinz, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Andrew Palahniuk, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Emily Riha, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Sara Zettervall, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Practical Linked Data: Learning How to Create and Use Linked Data in the Real World

Elissah Becknell, Minneapolis Community & Technical College Library
Tina Gross, St. Cloud State University
Stephen Hearn, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Sarah Quimby, Minnesota Historical Society
Sara Ring, MINITEX
Brooke Roegge, MN Dept of Employment and Economic Development

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

When Every Student has an iPad: Impact on the Library

Amelia Cohoes, Globe University
Erica Nutzman, Globe University
Carol Roos, Globe University

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

2:15 PM

Flipping the Classroom: Applying Flipped Teaching Methods to Library Instruction

Valerie Aggerbeck, University of St. Thomas School of Law, Minnesota
Alan Aldrich, University of South Dakota
Carol Leibiger, University of South Dakota
Megan McNevin, University of St. Thomas School of Law, Minnesota

2:15 PM - 3:45 PM

Geocaching History Challenge: Using High-Tech Toys to Learn History

Sara Markoe Hanson, White Bear Lake Area Historical Society
Therese Sonnek, Ramsey County Library

2:15 PM - 3:45 PM

Getting Library Data to Where It's Needed

Greg Argo, Concordia University
Bill Dueber, University of Michigan
Zach Moss, Concordia University

2:15 PM - 3:45 PM

Infographic DIY: Online Tools for Teaching and Library Advocacy

Dani Brecher, Claremont Colleges

2:15 PM - 3:45 PM

Library Web Site Triage

Matthew Reidsma, Grand Valley State University

2:15 PM - 3:45 PM

Lightning Presentation: Avoiding ʺAlma-geddonʺ: Strategies for Access Services

Chris Martin, North Dakota State University
Megan Richardson, North Dakota State University

2:15 PM - 3:45 PM

Lightning Presentation: eKids: Birth to Tech @ HCL

Hilary Murphy, Hennepin County Library
Amy Luedtke, Hennepin County Library
Jane Boss, Hennepin County Library

2:15 PM - 3:45 PM

Lightning Presentation: Flex Those Pipes: Create a Current Awareness Service Using Yahoo! Pipes and LibGuides

Elizabeth Kiscaden, Waldorf College

2:15 PM - 3:45 PM

Lightning Presentation: How Discovery Tools Changed Instruction and Reference

Jennifer Nelson, Viterbo University
Gretel Stock-Kupperman, Viterbo University

2:15 PM - 3:45 PM

Lightning Presentation: If It’s Canceled, Do They Find It? Library Users’ Responses to Canceled Interlibrary Loan Requests

Nancy Marshall, South Dakota State University
Mary Kraljic, South Dakota State University

2:15 PM - 3:45 PM

Lightning Presentation: Next Gen Information Literacy Tutorials:Guide on the Side

Susan Schuyler, University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
Jen Holman, University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
Kate Russell, University of Wisconsin - La Crosse

2:15 PM - 3:45 PM

Lightning Presentation: Why Openness Matters: Creating Slides and Notes Using Non-Proprietary Software

John Fink, McMaster University

2:15 PM - 3:45 PM

Redesign on a Dime: Building a Clean, User-friendly Library Web Site Using Home-grown and Free Tools

Julie Arensdorf, Loras College

2:15 PM - 3:45 PM

Revolutionary or Evolutionary? Adapting Best Practices for Data Management

Aaron Albertson, Macalester College
Jonathan D. Carlson, College of Saint Benedict/Saint John’s University
Kristin Partlo, Carleton College
Diana Symons, College of St. Benedict/St. John’s University

2:15 PM - 3:45 PM

Social Media in Libraries & Archives: It’s More Than Marketing

Jennifer Rian, Luther College
Sasha Griffin, Luther College

2:15 PM - 3:45 PM

The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA): Know Your Role

Amy Springer, University of Minnesota--Twin Cities
Helen Burke, Hennepin County Library

2:15 PM - 3:45 PM

Using Freely Available Tools to Protect Your Digital Content

Carol Kussmann, University of Minnesota Libraries
Sara Ring, MINITEX

2:15 PM - 3:45 PM