-Apologies for the cross posting-
Tune in on Wednesday, May 13, 2009 9:00 a.m. PT; 12:00 p.m. ET for a
SUN/DSpace/Fedora/SPARC ?All About Repositories? webinar that will
highlight the upcoming OR09 (https://or09.library.gatech.edu/) in
Atlanta, Georgia from May 18-21, 2009 at the Georgia Institute of
Technology. The conference promises to showcase the latest global
repository developments and breakthroughs that increasingly play a
pivotal role in the information landscape.
During the webinar Dr. John B. Howard, OR09 Program Chair, Associate
University Librarian, Arizona State University Libraries, will discuss
several themes represented in presentations and panels at this year?s
conference, including: the role of repositories in emergent data
management networks, repositories and the cloud, and strategies for
innovation and sustainability in repository applications.
DSpace Foundation Director Michele Kimpton will offer highlights from
DSpace User Group presentations and Sandy Payette, Executive Director,
Fedora Commons, will offer ideas for getting the most out of Fedora
User Group sessions. There is no fee to attend the webinar. Please
register by May 12 at http://www.education-webevents.com/.
Community Outreach Manager