SLOVENIAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION

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SLOVENIAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION

The Professional Conference of the Slovenian Library Association
»LIBRARIANS AND LIBRARIES: ADDED VALUE TO THE ENVIRONMENT«
(Maribor, The Habakuk Congress Centre, 6 - 8 October 2009)

Programme


Tuesday, 6 October 2009
 

08.00 - 9.30 Registration (lobby of the Turner Hall)
9.30 - 10.30 Conference Opening (Turner Hall)
10.30 - 11.00 Keynote speaker: Tone Partljič (Turner Hall)
11.00 - 12.30

Introductory Papers (Turner Hall)
Elizabeth Simon: Strategies for the future – the development of ideas and competencies in a competitive information environment
Ann Clarke: Measuring the value of the British Library
Maja Breznik, PhD: Back to the future of the library

12.30 - 13.45

Reception of participants (lobby of the Turner Hall)

13.10 - 13.30

Žiga Vavpotič: Happy reading 2.0 – My Very Own Book (Teply Hall)

13.30 - 13.45

Sponsor's Presentation: Thomson Reuters Ltd.: ISI Web of Knowledge and tools for research evaluation (Teply Hall)

13.45 - 16.00

»LIBRARIES – THEIR ROLE AND INFLUENCE AT THE NATIONAL AND LOCAL LEVEL« (Minařik Hall)
Stojan Pelko, PhD: Wings of desire: what films can teach us about libraries?
Jana Kolar, PhD: Libraries and science – challenges of partnership
Danijel Sajko: European capital of culture – Maribor 2012
Uroš Grilc, PhD: World book capital in public libraries
Primož Južnič, PhD: Goals, mission and visions of the library in local community, two views?
Eva Kodrič-Dačić, PhD: Bibliographic description: the greatest common denominator?

16.00 - 16.30 Break (lobby of the Turner Hall)
16.30 - 17.30 »LIBRARIES – ADDED VALUE TO THE ENVIRONMENT« (Minařik Hall)
Melita Ambrožič, PhD; Branka Badovinac, MA: Libraries – added value to the users and environment
Franci Čuš, PhD; Sandra Kurnik Zupanič; Dunja Legat, MA: Academic libraries – added value to University of Maribor
17.30 - 19.00

Gold Sponsors’ and IFLA Conference’s Presentations ( Minařik Hall)
EBSCO Information Services: First Decade of EBSCO-Slovenian academic and research community cooperation: sharing mutual advices and experience bring value that matters (Marina and Vojislav Milovanović)
ProQuest: Rediscovering the humanities – an electronic publishers journey through time (John Tsihlis)
IFLA after the IFLA – an impression or a memo
(Chair: Sabina Fras Popović, MA)

19.45 - 21.00 Bestowal of Awards (Turner Hall)
21.00 Dinner (Hotel Habakuk Restaurant)

Wednesday, 7 October 2009
 
08.00 - 09.00 Morning Surprise
09.00 - 10.40

»CULTURE AND ECONOMY – CHALLENGES FOR LIBRARIES« (Turner Hall)
Matjaž Mulej, PhD; Zdenka Ženko, PhD: Libraries as supporter of the contemporary invention-innovation-diffusion process
Angela Čuk, MA: Role of corporation in social environment: partnership for development
Mojca Ogrin; Martina Petan; Tomaž Ulčakar; Slavica Zrakič: Partnership with purpose: cooperation synergy in practice
Kristina Hacin Ludvik, MA; Tjaša Obal, MA: Partnership of libraries and financial institutions for financial literate users

10.40 – 12.00

Gold Sponsor’s and Library Association’s Presentation (Turner Hall)
MFC.2 d.o.o.: Digitization in libraries – a digitization provider's view (Gregor Vidmar)
Slovenian Library Association – added value to the librarians
(Chair: Sabina Fras Popović, MA)

12.00 - 12.30 Break (lobby of the Turner Hall)
12.00 - 14.00

»LIBRARIES – MEETING ENVIRONMENTAL NEEDS« (Turner Hall)
Damijan Mumel, PhD: Do we know our environment?: marketing view on libraries
Vesna Godina, PhD: Libraries – providers of social networking
Tanja Merčun; Maja Žumer, PhD: Are we Google's competitors? Are we competitive to Google?
Mojiceja Podgoršek, MA: The importance of teacher’s and librarian’s cooperation in the process of information literacy

14.30

Participants meet at the parking place opposite the Habakuk Hotel and departure of buses

15.00 - 20.00 »LIBRARIES – KEEPERS OF ENVIRONMENT CULTURAL HERITAGE«
Professional Excursion: learning about local history (Ptujska gora – Ivan Potrč Public Library Ptuj – Maribor)
20.30 Dinner

Četrtek, 8. oktober 2009
 
08.00 - 09.00 Morning Surprise
09.00 - 10.30 Panel discussion (Turner Hall)
»LIBRARIES ENRICH OUR LIVES – WHAT ENRICHES LIBRARIES?«
(Chair: Mojca Dolgan Petrič)
10.30 - 11.00 Break (lobby of the Turner Hall)
11.00 - 12.30

Presentations (Minařik Hall)
»LIBRARIES – DEFENDERS OF UNIVERSAL ACCESS TO KNOWLEDGE«
Miro Pušnik; Uroš Kunaver, PhD: The functional value and the conjunctional effect of the web portal of the Digital Library of the University of Ljubljana
Milan Ojsteršek, PhD; Dunja Legat, MA; Janez Brezovnik: DKUM: e-opus of University of Maribor
Daša Pokorn, Zoran Krstulović, MA: Free online access to the products of national creativity – »conditio sine qua non« of development
Romana Muhvič Šumandl; Ester Manetti, MA: »Ask a Librarian« – a service with added value

12.30 - 13.00 Break (lobby of the Turner Hall)
13.00 - 14.30 Round table (Turner Hall)
»MY VIEW OF A LIBRARIAN« (Chair: Melita Forstnerič Hajnšek)
14.30 - 15.30 Closing Session (Turner Hall)

The organizer reserves the right to make necessary changes in this programme.

Accompanying activities
Presentation of the Slovenian and international sponsors, libraries, publishers and Slovenian Library Association.
The exhibition »What does it mean if a book is »in process«? (authors: Damjana Vovk and Branka Badovinac, MA; photographs: Milan Štupar).

Conference programme and organization

Programme Committee: Melita Ambrožič, PhD (National and University Library); Sabina Fras Popović, MA (Maribor Public Library); Silva Novljan, PhD (association member); Zdenka Petermanec, PhD (Maribor University Library); Franci Pivec, MA (IZUM); Slavica Rampih (Maribor Public Library)

Organization Committee: Sabina Fras Popović, MA (Maribor Public Library); Melita Ambrožič, PhD (National and University Library); Lili Hubej (National and University Library); Martina Kerec (National and University Library); Sandra Kurnik Zupanič (Maribor University Library); Dunja Legat, MA (Maribor University Library); Zora Lovrec Jagačič (Maribor Public Library); Slavica Rampih (Maribor Public Library)

Contacts for sponsors: Irena Sešek (National and University Library); Mojca Markovič (Technical Faculties' Library, University of Maribor)

Conference Sponsors

GOLD SPONSORS

EBSCO Information Services, Berlin, Germany
ProQuest, Cambridge, Great Britain
MFC.2 d.o.o., archiving of documents, data and information, Ljubljana, Slovenia

SILVER SPONSOR

Oxford University Press, Oxford, Great Britain

BRONZE SPONSORS

NESCHEN FOLIJE, BIZZONE – Dominik Košič, s.p., Rimske toplice, Slovenia
Diopta d.o.o., Ljubljana, Slovenia
Betax d.o.o., Domžale, Slovenia
Thompson Reuters Ltd., London, Great Britain

OTHER SPONSORS

Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, Ovid Technologies GmbH, Berlin, Germany
ITS - Info Technology Supply Ltd., Harrow, Middlesex, Great Britain
Simon Verlag, Berlin, Germany
Časopisno založniško podjetje Večer, Maribor, Slovenia

We would like to thank the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Slovenia for the financial support.
We also thank PRO PLUS, d.o.o. (POP TV) for their programme recordings and authorisation for broadcasting.

19.09.2009

 

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