2015 Annual Seminar

Uncharted Territory? What Next for Webscale Discovery

Monday 30 March 2015
Long Room Hub, Trinity College Dublin 

9.30-10.10 Tea/coffee & Registration
10.10-10.15 Seminar Opening (video)

Transitioning a Vision to Reality: The Wales Higher Education Library Forum (WHELF) Shared Library Project 
Gareth Owen & Mark Hughes, Wales Higher Education Libraries Forum



Creating Engaging Web Scale Library Discovery for a Google Generation.
Hilary Kenna, Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design & Technology

(slides / video)

11.30–11.40 Q&A (video)
11.40-12.00 Tea/coffee Break

Bursary Winner's Report
Niamh Walker Headon, IT Tallaght

(slides / video)


Discovery Tools - Walking the Tightrope between Complexity and Simplicity
Ronán Kennedy, NUI Galway



Making Sense of the Data Jumble - Trinity College Library Dublin's Discovery Solution Experience.
Arlene Healy & Charles Montague, Trinity College Dublin

(slides / video)

13.00-13.10 Q&A (video)
13.10-14.00 Lunch (tea/coffee and sandwiches provided)

Thinking the Unthinkable: A Library Without a Catalogue.
Dorinne Raaimakers, Utrecht University Library

(slides / video)


Implementation and Impact of the Introduction of Summon at Maynooth University Library.
Valerie Payne & Laura Connaughton, Maynooth University

(slides / video)


Library Resource Discovery Service - is Instructional Help Necessary?
James Molloy, University College Dublin

(slides / video)


One Size Fits Small? A Few Thoughts on Web Discovery
Simon Perry, IT Carlow

(slides / video)

15.30-15.40 Q&A  (video)
15.40 Seminar close followed by AGM

Programme is subject to change