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Time Thursday - September 11 Room
9:00 - 11:00a Pre-MUG computer class : Advanced Sierra - create lists, global updates, statistics, RDA, etc.  (Mary Katherine Katzer & Tammy Poquette)
                ***space is limited, pre-registration is required***
Computer room
11:00a -1:00p Informal meetings (by library type, committees, etc.)  Community room & patio
1:00 - 2:00p

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

Community room
2:00 - 2:30p

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

Community room
2:30 - 3:00p Break (fruit & cookies)  
3:00 - 4:00p

Creating Sierra print templates (Amelia Shelley & Tammy Poquette)
Sierra tips and tricks (Mary Katherine Katzer & Brandon Cole)
VuFind for administrators (Mark Noble & Jason Stow)

Community room 1 & 2 and computer lab
4:00 - 4:15p Break  
4:15 - 5:00p

Access Services Committee (Nathalie Crick & Oak Smith, Brandon Cole)
Union Catalog Committee (Angela Smith & Mary Katherine Katzer)
eBook Task Force (Mark Noble & Jimmy Thomas)

Community room 1 & 2 and computer lab
5:30 - 7:00p MUG Reception -- Mario's (Springhill Suites, 236 Main St)  
Friday - September 12
8:30 -9:30a

Digital Resources Project Update (Jimmy Thomas)
Statistics for annual reports (Brandon Cole & Mary Katherine Katzer)
Introduction to Sierra DNA (SQL) (Mark Noble)

Community room 1 & 2 and computer lab
9:30 - 10:00a Break (coffee, tea, water)  
10:00 - 11:00a

Marmot Help Desk 911: Readers' guide to the Marmot wiki (Tammy Poquette); Marmot ticket system (Sean Hanson)
Prospector: why it does what it does (Karen Neville)
VuFind tips and tricks (Mark Noble)

Community room 1 & 2 and 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

EBSCO update: Novelist, EBSCO Discovery Service, Library Aware (Duncan Smith)

Community room

2:00 - 2:15p Break  
2:15 - 3:15p

Everything VuFind (Mark Noble)

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


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