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Time Thursday - September 11 Room
9:00 - 11:00a Advanced Sierra (Session 1): Experience create lists, global updates, and statistics at a deeper level (Mary Katherine Katzer & Tammy Poquette)
      ***space is limited, pre-registration is required by emailing Mary Katherine at mk-at-marmot.org***
Computer lab
11:00a -1:00p Informal meetings: by library type, committees, etc. Community room & patio
1:00 - 2:00p

Orientation Session: "Marmot Sampler" orientation for new library employees (Mary Katherine Katzer & Marmot staff)

Community room
2:00 - 2:30p

Opening session: Welcome, introductions, conference guide, Marmot annual update (Jimmy Thomas)

Community room
2:30 - 3:00p Break (fruit & cookies)  
3:00 - 4:00p Creating Sierra print templates (Amelia Shelley & Tammy Poquette) Community room 1 - Mesa
  Sierra tips and tricks (Mary Katherine Katzer & Brandon Cole) Community room 2 - Monument
 

VuFind for administrators (Mark Noble, Jason Stow & Pascal Brammeier)
         ***space is limited, pre-registration is required by emailing Mark at mark-at-marmot.org***

Enstrom's conference room

4:00 - 4:15p Break  
4:15 - 5:00p eBook Task Force (Mark Noble & Jimmy Thomas) Community room 1- Mesa
  Union Catalog Committee (Mary Katherine Katzer) Community room 2 - Monument
 

Access Services Committee (Nathalie Crick & Oak Smith, Brandon Cole)

Computer lab

5:30 - 7:00p MUG Reception -- Marlo's Lounge (Springhill Suites, 236 Main St)  
 
Friday - September 12
 
8:30 - 9:30a Digital Resources Project Update (Jimmy Thomas & Joseph Sánchez) Community room 1 - Mesa
  Statistics for annual reports (Brandon Cole & Mary Katherine Katzer) Community room 2 - Monument
 

Introduction to Sierra DNA (SQL) (Mark Noble)    
***space is limited, pre-registration is required by emailing Mark at mark-at-marmot.org***

Computer lab

9:30 - 10:00a Break (coffee, tea, water)  
10:00 - 11:00a Prospector: why it does what it does (Karen Neville) Community room 1 - Mesa
10:00 - 11:00a

VuFind tips and tricks (Mark Noble)   

Community room 2 - Monument
 

Marmot Help Desk 911: Readers' guide to the Marmot wiki (Tammy Poquette); Marmot ticket system (Sean Hanson)

Computer lab

11:00a - 1:00p LUNCH ON YOUR OWN
a list of restaurants in the downtown area will be provided
 
1:00 - 2:00p

Keynote Session: Whole Person Readers' Advisory - This session will explain how RA focuses on interactions between staff, readers and collections(Duncan Smith, a Vice-President of EBSCO, is the co-founder of NoveList)

Community room

1:00 - 3:00p Advanced Sierra (Session 2 - Repeat of Session 1): Experience create lists, global updates, and statistics at a deeper level  (Mary Katherine Katzer & Tammy Poquette)
      ***space is limited, pre-registration is required by emailing Mary Katherine at mk-at-marmot.org***
Computer lab
2:00 - 2:15p Break  
2:15 - 3:15p

VuFind Update (Mark Noble)

Community room
3:15pm Thanks for coming and have a safe trip home!  

 

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