Sunday 18th June 2017

8.30 am – 4.30 pm IATUL Board Meeting I

2.00 pm – 5.30 pm Registration

5.00 pm – 7.00 pm Welcome reception

Monday 19th June 2017

8.00 am Registration (all day)

9.00 am – 9.30 am Opening session/Welcoming remarks

9.30 am – 10.30 am Keynote

Paolo Lugli, Rector, Free University of Bolzano-Bozen

10.30 am – 11.00 am Morning Break

11.00 am – 12.00 pm Plenary Session

11.00 - 11.30 am Viola Voß: Taking the mountain to the Mahomets – Elements of Embedded Librarianship in a big university

11.30 - 12.00 pm Lars Egeland: Measuring the impact of libraries

12.00 pm – 1.00 pm Lunch

1.00 pm – 2.00 pm Keynote

Edwin Georg Keiner, Vice Dean for Studies, Free University of Bolzano-Bozen

2.00 pm – 3.30 pm Parallel Sessions:

  • New approaches to information literacy

2.00 - 2.30 pm Stephanie Krüger: Letting Traditional Boundaries Blur: A Case Study in Co-Developing STEM “Excellence” Courses

2.30 - 3.00 pm Janine Lockhart: Moving Information Literacy further by looking at retention, skills transfer and assessment

3.00 - 3.30 pm Jennifer Zhao, Nigel Roulet: Précis Plus: A Collaborative Approach to Teaching Information Literacy

  • Organisational models for transformation

2.00 - 2.30 pm Nevenka Zdravkovska, Elizabeth Lee Soergel, Kelly Banyas: Commons Model in Libraries - Challenges & Successes

2.30 - 3.00 pm Beate Guba: Structure Follows Strategy: Transformation Process at the Vienna University of Technology Library

3.00 - 3.30 pm Elaine M. MacInnis, Donna Bourne-Tyson: Breaking Down the Silos: Restructuring to Strengthen a Multi-Library System

  • Research Support Services and Open Data / Open Access

2.00 - 2.30 pm Sheila Nomathemba Ndlovu: Embedded Librarianship: The Key To Unlocking The Research Potential At The Lupane State University

2.30 - 3.00 pm Iris Anneli Tahvanainen: Library’s role in Researcher Services and in Open Science

3.00 - 3.30 pm Hester Mountifield: Research support services: on a continuum of embryonic to mature

3.30 pm – 3.45 pm Afternoon Break

3.45 pm – 4.45 pm Poster Presentation

Nedelina Tchangalova: Rooting skills and expertise in liaison work: Strategies for embedded librarianship

David Ian Reeves: ICH Library App Case Study

Hester Mountifield, Vanda Ivanovic, Olivia Rütti, Jenny Mendieta Aguilar, Liz Sowden, Jenny Jones, Penny Hacker, Li Wang: Write@uni: An online learning approach to facilitate first-year students’ transition to university writing

Tahereh Sadeghi, Seyed Javad Ghazi Mirsaeid, Fatemeh Sheikh Shoaei: Survey technical capability of the NFC and RFID technologies in improving services of academic libraries

Sharon Maria S. Esposo-Betan: Advocacy for User Responsibility and Lifelong Learning

Sharon Maria S. Esposo-Betan: Towards Technology-Based Social Learning Spaces, Designing A Third Place For Engineers: The Learning Commons

Tanja Harrison, Jennifer Richard: Academic Library Consortia in Canada: Global Issues From a Regional Perspective

Elizabeth Lee Soergel, Kelly Marie Banyas: Make and Remake: Adapting Library Makerspaces to Meet Institutional Needs

5.00 pm – 8.00 pm Evening Reception (Castle Runkelstein, Restaurant Burgschänke)

Tuesday 20th June 2017

8.00 am Registration (all day)

9.00 am – 10.00 am Plenary Sessions

9.00 - 9.30 am Elisha Rufaro Chiware: Integrating Research Data Management Services into institutional workflows: a South African perspective

9.30 - 10.00 am Howard Amos, Cate Bardwell: Library Services in a National Research Information Framework

10.00 am – 10.30 am Morning Break

10.30 am – 12.00 pm Parallel Sessions

  • New approaches to information literacy

10.30 - 11.00 am Göran Hamrin: Lifting information literacy in Ergonomics -- A case study of master degree projects presented at the KTH Royal institute of technology, Stockholm, Sweden

11.00 - 11:30 am Shirley Chiu-wing Wong: Information Literacy MOOC for University Students

11:30 - 12:00 pm Lee Yen Han: Design and implementation of a campus-wide online plagiarism tutorial: role played by the library in an emerging research institution in Saudi Arabia

  • Strategic partnership at the local and global level

10.30 - 11.00 am Bernard Dione: The Digital Academic Library Project for Universities members of Network for the Excellence of the Higher Education in Western Africa (REESAO): challenges and opportunities

11.00 - 11:30 am Marlene Amanda Holmner, Theo Bothma: The establishment of a strategic international and local partnership through a Masters level degree in Information Technology

11:30 - 12:00 pm Maria Cassella: New trends in academic library partnerships: academic libraries and digital humanities

  • Skills for the new challenges

10.30 - 11.00 am Marco Stefano Tomatis, Maria Vittoria Muzzupapa: Extending the live chat reference service at the University of Turin - a case study

11.00 - 11:30 am Talia Chung: Research Data Management - approaches to capacity building by acting locally while thinking nationally

11:30 - 12:00 pm Vivian Lewis: New Skills for the Academic Library Workforce – A Canadian Experience

12.00 pm – 1.00 pm Lunch

1.00 pm – 2.00 pm Keynote

Roy Tennant, OCLC: Data Designed for Discovery

2.00 pm – 3.30 pm IATUL Annual General Meeting

3.30 pm – 4.00 pm Afternoon Break

4.00 pm – 5.30 pm Parallel Sessions

  • Redesign of physical spaces

4.00 - 4.30 pm Jill Benn: Library as “Student Heaven”: re-designing Library spaces to enrich the student experience

4.30 - 5.00 pm Anne-Berit Gregersen, Gry Bettina Moxnes: Making the library the preferred place to study: Rethinking existing spaces and opening the library to the users.

5.00 - 5.30 pm Silas Bruscagin Marques, Silas Marqeus Oliveira: Trends in Academic Library Space

  • Research Support Services and Open Data / Open Access

4.00 - 4.30 pm Trish Wilson: Why is the Library involved in research support? Demonstrating why and how the Library can contribute and add value to the university research priorities

4.30 - 5.00 pm Eva Ramminger: Research Data Management at Austria Universities: A Look at the Project "E-Infrastructures Austria PLUS"

5.00 - 5.30 pm Lenka Nemeckova, Iva Adlerova: Engineers: What do they read and write, and why? – A survey of information and publishing behavior of academic engineers

  • Analytics, research evaluation and bibliometrics

4.00 - 4.30 pm Margret Plank, Bastian Drees: TIB AV-Portal: A Trusted Home for Conference Recordings

4.30 - 5.00 pm Tina Hohmann: Academic Networking for Architects? How to Improve the Visibility of Research Activities via Alternative Routes

6.00 pm – 10.00 pm Gala Dinner at Castle Maretsch

Wednesday 21st June 2017 – Study Tour Day

Option 1: Bressanone Neustift Abbey (wine & historic library)

Option 2: Merano Castle Tirol (castle & garden landscapes)

Option 3: Bus ride through the Dolomites & woodcraft

6.00 pm – 10.00 pm Pizza Dinner at unibz

Thursday 22nd June 2017

8.00 am Registration (all day)

9.00 am – 10.00 am Keynote

Johann Pongratz, Chief Information Officer, Technical University of Munich

10.00 am – 10.30 am Morning Break

10.30 am – 12.00 pm Parallel Sessions

  • New approaches to information literacy

10.30 - 11.00 am Vicky Grant, Alison Little, Anne Horn: Developing a vision, strategy and offer for information and digital literacy (IDL) a case study of the University of Sheffield, UK

11.00 - 11.30 am Kim Lewin: Students as partners to enhance the student experience

11.30 - 12.00 pm Caroline Leiss: Special Interest Group Information Literacy (Report)

  • Strategic partnership at the local and global level

10.30 - 11.00 am Louis Houle: Google Scholar, Sci-Hub and LibGen: could they be our new partners?

11.00 - 11.30 am Alfredo Azmitia Rugg, Henning Wiechers, Janett Mohnke: Showing the way - from App to Book: Successful in-house software development through a computer science - library partnership

11.30 - 12.00 pm Johanna Wegmann: Systematic approach to marketing library services

  • Digital Library Development

10.30 - 11.00 am Ilaria Giglio: Digitization projects of documentary collections in academic libraries

11.00 - 11.30 am Helge Høivik: MOOCAHUSET - A Practical Experiment in E-Learning Publishing for University Libraries

11.30 - 12.00 pm Wolfgang Stille: Flora Graeca Digitalis: Old Library Stock meets Linked Open Data, Digital Strolling and Mobile Devices

12.00 pm – 1.00 pm Lunch

1.00 pm – 2.30 pm Parallel Sessions

  • Redesign of physical spaces

1.00 - 1.30 pm Guylaine Beaudry: The transformation of the Webster Library at Concordia University (Montreal): 22 study environments, an innovative technology program and a strong consultation process

1.30 - 2.00 pm Mariacristina Vettore, Michela Zorzi: Old buildings new spaces

2.00 - 2.30 pm Shameem Nilofar: Leveraging the principles of Lean Six Sigma in creating value for the User Community

  • Skills for the new challenges

1.00 - 1.30 pm Dominic Silvio: Critical teaching/learning activities for optimizing students’ learning in a learner-centered environment

1.30 - 2.00 pm Jonathan Faustino Santos, Sharon Maria Esposo-Betan: Advantages And Challenges Of Using Augmented Reality For Library Orientations In An Academic/Research Library Setting

2.00 - 2.30 pm Olaf Eigenbrodt: Our Campus Library is a Workshop, Studio, Laboratory…? Promoting innovative thinking and creative energy beyond the IT-Department

  • Digital Library Development

1.00 - 1.30 pm Seyed Javad Ghazimirsaed, Mahshid Lotfi, Mitra Gharib, Fatemeh Sheikhshoaei: Postgraduate Curriculum design of Medical Digital Library: Usage of Delphi technique

2.30 pm – 4.00 pm Parallel Sessions

  • Research Support Services and Open Data / Open Access

2.30 - 3.00 pm Karin Karlics: Bibliometric research support at a multilingual university: Chances and challenges in an Italian context

3.00 - 3.30 pm Anna Wałek: (Re)shaping open access policy to scientific resources at Polish technical universities: Gdansk University of Technology perspective

3.30 - 4.00 pm Susana Medina, Luís Miguel Costa: Exhibitions at the academic library: promoting the community and public research communication

  • Analytics, research evaluation and bibliometrics

2.30 - 3.00 pm Caroline Leiss: Introducing Bibliometric Services: Engaging in Performance Measurement 

3.00 - 3.30 pm Vanessa Bismonte Visitacion: Citation Analysis Of Undergraduate Theses On Human Resource Management At De La Salle-College Of Saint Benilde's Learning Resource Center : An Assessment Tool For Collection Development

3.30 - 4.00 pm Vladimir S. Lazarev, Alexey V. Skalaban: Selection Of Scientific Periodicals To Be Used By Nuclear Energy Researchers

4.00 pm – 4.30 pm Afternoon Break

4.30 pm – 5.30 pm Closing Presentation

6.00 pm – 10.00 pm Farewell Dinner at Hotel Laurin

Post-Conference Program

Friday 23nd June 2017

Culture City Guide across Bozen-Bolzano

Walk on the Oswald promenade

Sightseeing in Venice (Bus ride and guided city tour) - not included in the registration fee for the full conference

Start in Bolzano at 7.30 am and return around 8.00-9.00 pm

Cost: 75€ per Person, Deadline for registration: 21st of May

Information and Registration:

The trip will only be made if at least 30 participants are interested


Wednesday Study Tour Day Options:

Option 1: Bressanone – Neustift Abbey & Wine Tasting

Visit the historic Neustift Abbey, which was founded in 1142 by the bishop of Brixen. The monastery complex, situated next to a very important north–south transit route, is the largest in Tyrol and is extremely well-preserved. Even now, more than 850 years after its foundation, its inhabitants, the Augustinian canons, still carry out a variety of pastoral care duties in the surrounding parishes. The tour will also include a visit to the abbey’s historic library, which houses approx. 92,000 precious volumes in its large Rococo hall. After visiting the abbey you can enjoy a tasting of fine wines produced in the abbey’s vineyards.

Option 2: Merano – Tyrol Castle & Trauttmannsdorff Gardens

Spend a day in the vicinity of the famous tourist resort of Merano. Discover South Tyrol’s rich medieval history through a guided tour of Tyrol Castle. The castle hill has been inhabited since ancient times, the castle itself dates back to 1100. Over the course of time it has been the seat of Tyrol’s sovereigns. Today the castle hosts the South Tyrolean Musem of History, next to it there is a falconry with a nursing ward for birds of prey. After the lunch break you can enjoy the afternoon in the beautiful gardens of Trauttmansdorff castle, where colorful plants from all around the world thrive and bloom in more than eighty garden landscapes. Trauttmansdorff offers spectacular views of exotic gardens and the surrounding mountains.

Option 3: Dolomites & Woodcraft

Enjoy a bus tour through the beautiful landscape of the Dolomites, a mountain range declared UNESCO World Heritage. Discover the breathtaking views of the so called “pale mountains”, the pastures with their traditional alpine huts and the unique atmosphere of this renowned tourist destination. The guided bus tour will first take you to the legendary emerald waters of Lake Carezza. Then the ride continues to the famous passes of the Dolomites and through a number of small traditional villages. The whole region is famous for its traditional woodcraft. You will be able to visit a woodcraft shop and see the artists at work.