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The ALCTS/LITA Library Linked Data Interest Group (LLD-IG) seeks proposals for its meeting on Saturday, June 25th at 8:30-10:00 AM during the 2016 ALA Annual Conference in Orlando, Florida. LLD-IG facilitates active conversation among librarians and information professionals to discuss projects, ideas, and practical use cases related to library linked data. We welcome proposals that offer practical applications of library linked data and encourage audience participation and discussion.
Possible topics include (but are not limited to):
* Linked data projects in libraries, museums, archives, and other information communities.
* Developing tools to support cataloging, organizing, browsing, and discovering resources using linked data.
* Developing ontologies or linked data applications.
* Collaborative linked data projects among diverse communities.
Please email proposals to Jee Davis ([log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>) and Violeta Ilik ([log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>) by Friday, April 15th. Your proposal should include:
∙ Proposal title
∙ Proposal description (up to 150 words)
∙ Name and position of presenter
We will notify you by Friday, April 22, if your proposal has been accepted. We look forward to hearing from you!
Jee Davis (Co-chair) and Violeta Ilik (Co-chair)
Head, Digital Systems & Collection Services
Galter Health Sciences Library
Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern University Clinical and
Translational Sciences Institute (NUCATS)
303 E. Chicago Ave, 2-212
Chicago, Illinois 60611
office: (312) 503 0421
violeta.ilik at northwestern.edu
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