The 1st Electronic Resources and Libraries Conference: A Report

Paulina V. Harper (Electronic Resources Librarian at the University of Houston‐Downtown, Houston, Texas, USA. (harperp@uhd.edu))
Kyrille Goldbeck (College Librarian for Natural Resources at the Newman Library of Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA. (kgoldbec@vt.edu))
Margaret Hogarth (Electronic Resources Coordinator in the Science Library at the University of California, Riverside, Riverside, California, USA. (margaret.hogarth@ucr.edu))
David Greenebaum (Web Resources Librarian. Tarver Library; Mercer University. Macon, Georgia, USA. (greenbaum_d@mercer.edu))
David Magolis (Social Sciences Reference Librarian/Webmaster at the Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania, USA. (dmagolis@bloomu.edu))
Millie Jackson (Collection Development Librarian at Grand Valley State University, Allendale, Michigan, USA. (jacksonmi@gvsu.edu))

Library Hi Tech News

ISSN: 0741-9058

Publication date: 1 June 2006

Abstract

Purpose

To report on the 1st Electronic Resources & Libraries Conference held in March 2006 in Atlanta, Georgia.Design/methodology/approach – Provides a review of some of the events of the conference.

Findings

The ER&L conference is the first step to building an shared understanding about the unique medium of electronic resources and management and developing a supportive community for dissemination of basic practices and latest developments in the field.

Originality/value

A conference report of interest to information management professionals, especially those involved with electronic resources.

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Citation

Harper, P., Goldbeck, K., Hogarth, M., Greenebaum, D., Magolis, D. and Jackson, M. (2006), "The 1st Electronic Resources and Libraries Conference: A Report", Library Hi Tech News, Vol. 23 No. 5, pp. 12-22. https://doi.org/10.1108/07419050610689022

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

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