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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 & 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 Discovery Committee & E-content Committee (Drew Brookhart & Mark Noble) Community room 1- Mesa
  Union Catalog Committee (Angela Smith & 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 (Jordan Fields & 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
 

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)
2104 has been a busy year for VuFind.  Come to this session to learn about the changes we've made since MUG last year and to learn where we plan to take VuFind in the coming year.

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

 

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