A welcome buffet dinner is available for attendees on Monday, May 15th from 6-7 pm in the West Faculty Lounge of the Purdue Union. 

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Time Event
7:30 AM

Registration Opens & Breakfast Buffet
Stewart Center room 218


Welcome & Opening Remarks
Stewart Center room 214

James Mullins, Dean of Libraries, Purdue University
9:00 AM


Lorcan Dempsey, Vice President, Membership and Research, Chief Strategist, OCLC
10:00 AM  Break
10:30 AM

Case Studies

Lisa Johnston, University of Minnesota
Data Curation

Jacob Nadal, Princeton University

Xin Li, Cornell University

12:00 PM

Lunch Buffet
Stewart Center room 218

1:15 PM

Future Imagined
Stewart Center room 214

Daniel Dollar, Yale University
Ivy Plus Group

Mary Rader, University of Texas
Area Studies/South Asia

Lisa Gardinier, University of Iowa
Manuel Ostos, Penn State University
Spanish Language Shared Print

2:45 PM Break
3:00 PM

Opportunities & Challenges (Break out sessions)

  • Discovery/Metadata
  • Resource Sharing/Delivery
  • Collection Management
  • Purchasing/Licensing
  • Preservation/Digitization
5:30 PM Reception
Wilmeth Active Learning Center
Time Event
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
7:30 AM

Breakfast Buffet
Stewart Center room 218

8:30 AM

Stewart Center room 214

        William Gray, Purdue University

        Michael Johnston, Purdue University

9:30 AM Break
9:45 AM

Big Ten Academic Alliance Panel

Ryan Mattke, University of Minnesota

David Larsen, University of Chicago
Resource Sharing - UBorrow

Jon Dunn, Indiana University
Media Digitization and Preservation Initiative

Chris Cronin, University of Chicago
Cooperative Cataloging

10:45 AM


Mike Furlough, Executive Director
Judy Ruttenberg
12:00 PM Closing Remarks

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Library Conference 2017 - Program