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Saturday, March 12 • 8:00am - 9:00am
Lightning Round: Evolving Architectural Collections and Connections

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Session organized by the Association of Architecture School Librarians and cross-listed with the 2016 AASL Annual Conference

Lightning Round: Evolving Architectural Collections and Connections

Transformative outreach, information seekers, and digital repositories, oh my! As architectural collections evolve over time, these speakers present new ways of connecting, collecting, representing, and understanding architecture.


Katie Pierce Meyer, Humanities Librarian for Architecture & Planning, University ot Texas at Austin


Capitalizing on connections: Intersecting creators, content, and collections
Elizabeth Schaub, Director, School of Architecture Visual Resources Collection, The University of Texas at Austin

A year of collaborative outreach, beyond the stacks and on the move
Robert Adams, Manager of Collection Development and Outreach @ The Boston Architectural College Library

Does the creative nature matter? Understanding information seeking behavior of architects
Sarah Zhang,  MLIS Candidate, iSchool@UBC/School of Library, Archival and Information Studies, University of British Columbia

Islandora hopping: A comprehensive study of Islandora for the Architecture & Planning Library and the Alexander Architectural Archives
Stephanie Tiedeken, Archives Assistant, Alexander Architectural Archives, University of Texas Libraries-University of Texas at Austin

Expecting the unexpected: Managing the transition to a new digital repository
Margarita Mirabal, Digital Collections Librarian, Florida International University

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Katie Pierce Meyer

Head of Architectural Collections, University of Texas at Austin

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Robert Adams

Director of the Library and Archives, Boston Architectural College Library
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Elizabeth Schaub

Director, School of Architecture Visual Resources Collection, The University of Texas at Austin
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Sarah Zhang

School of Library, Archival and Information Studies, the University of British Columbia

Saturday March 12, 2016 8:00am - 9:00am
Elliot Bay Room The Seattle Westin 1900 5th Avenue, Seattle, Washington 98101

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