Members on the Move

Newsletter Issue: 
Vol 37 no. 4 December 2017

Members on the Move
Hayley Moreno, Column Editor

OLAC members have been busy these couple of months presenting, writing, and being on the spotlight in other library organizations. Below are just a few examples of how our members are shining bright in the field of librarianship. If you too would like to be highlighted for some of your accomplishments, remember to email me at moreonh@oclc.org to be mentioned in the next Members on the Move column!

Paige Andrew (Penn State University)

Presented a preconference workshop, “Map Cataloging Basics” at the 2017 Western Association of Map Libraries (WAML)

Bobby Bothmann (University State University, Mankato)

Panelist, “Cataloging for the future” at the 2017 Minitex Technical Services Symposium: Linked Data and the Future

Brittney Buckland (Merrimack Public Library)

Was featured in the LITA Blog Spotlight Series in October

Violet Fox (College of Saint Benedict/Saint John’s University)

Presented a poster, #critlib: Critical Librarianship for Fun and Profit” at the 2017 Minnesota Library Association Conference

Co-presented, “Never forget who you really work for: Radical cataloging and the case for local adaptation” at the 2017 Minnesota Library Association Conference

Kathy Glennan (University of Maryland)

Presented, “Rethinking, Restructuring, & Redesigning RDA” at the 2017 Northern Ohio Technical Services Librarians (NOTSL) Conference

Presented, “Update on the RDA 3R Project” an ALCTS webinar

Michelle Hahn (Indiana University)

Is the new Assistant Web Editor for the International Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centers

Nancy Lorimer (Stanford University)

Panelist, “Linked Data for Production (LD4P): Technical services workflow evolution through Tracer Bullets” at the 2017 DCMI conference.

Jeremy Myntti (University of Utah)

Co-authored an article, “A Clean Sweep: The Tools and Processes of a Successful Metadata Migration” which has been published in the Journal of Web Librarianship

Co-presented, “Supercharged Digital Collections: Moving from the Slow Lane to the Fast Lane with Scalable Open Source Infrastructure” at the Utah Library Association conference.

Diane Robson and Catherine Sassen (University of North Texas)

Co-presented, “Just Catalog It! Providing Access to 3-D Materials” an ALCTS webinar

Jessica Schomberg (Minnesota State University, Mankato)

Also, co-presented, “Never forget who you really work for: Radical cataloging and the case for local adaptation” at the 2017 Minnesota Library Association Conference

Vicki Sipe (University of Maryland-Baltimore County)

Authored, “Association for Library Collections and Technical Services Annual Report 2016-17” which has been published in the Library Resources and Technical Services Journal.

Stacie Traill (University of Minnesota)

Co-authored an article, “Leveraging Python to improve ebook metadata selection, ingest, and management” which has been published in the Code4Lib Journal

Jean Weihs (Retired)

Has written column series titled, “Why I Became a Librarian: Women” which is being published by the Technicalities magazine