November 24, 2014

Weeding Your Library Collection Is Easier with Bowker

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SPONSORED BY: Bowker and Library Journal
EVENT TIME AND DATE:  Thursday, September 20, 2012, 1:00-2:00 PM ET/10:00 – 11:00 AM PT

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Attend “Weeding your library collection is easier with Bowker” to learn how to weed efficiently, while still keeping the core collection intact for your students, faculty, and other researchers. This webinar will cover the advantages of RCL and Bowker Book Analysis System together; a new mobile option; easy liquidation methods; and how to use Bowker products for large jobs.

Panelists

Anne Doherty – Project Editor, Resources for College Libraries

Anne oversees the ongoing editorial development of the database and manages the RCL and RCL: Career Resources subject editors. Before joining CHOICE in 2008, Anne was a reference and instruction librarian at the University of Colorado at Boulder.

Mark Tullos – Senior Product Manager, Bowker

Mark Tullos has held the position of Senior Product Manager for Bowker since 2010. His responsibilities include oversight of  Bowker’s Discovery services which include Resources for College Libraries,  Book Analysis System, BooksInPrint and Syndetics Solutions product lines as well as supporting the Intota product team at Serials Solutions.  Mark has an MLIS from LSU and before joining Bowker managed product lines at Elsevier, OCLC, and Register.com.

Bart Crawford – Founder, B-Logistics 

Bart Crawford founded B-Logistics in 2001 to assist the Denver Public Library at Amazon’s request.  DPL sought optimized logistics and e-commerce solutions to supplement its traditional book sale, bookstore and FOL efforts and recognized that an outsourcing relationship was the most efficient and profitable approach.  Since 2001, B-Logistics has worked nationally and internationally with thousands of libraries and other institutions generating surplus books and media.

In 2011, B-Logistics was acquired by Discover Books, one of the largest online used booksellers globally.  Bart now manages Discover Books’ library and institutional division.  www.blogistics.com www.discoverbooks.com

Moderator

Etta Thornton – Associate Editor, Reference, Library Journal

Can’t make it September 20? No problem! Register now and you will get an email reminder from Library Journal after the live event, when the webcast is archived and available for on-demand viewing at your convenience!

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