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What's New

July 2009 BC ELN Steering Committee Minutes 

The July 6, 2009 BC ELN Steering Committee Minutes are now available at http://www.eln.bc.ca/view.php?id=1747.

To download the PDF and/or view previous BC ELN minutes, go to http://www.eln.bc.ca/view.php?id=130

Highlights: M. Swanson acclaimed as Steering Committee Chair, July 1, 2009 - June 30, 2010, with possibility of a one-year extension.  ... More
Category: About BC ELNUpdated: 10-Aug-2009
ICOLC Statement on the Global Economic Crisis and Its Impact on Consortial Licenses 

The International Coalition of Library Consortia (ICOLC) has issued a Statement on the Global Economic Crisis and its Impact on Consortial Licenses, endorsed by 91 library consortia around the world to date, including BC Electronic Library Network.


Written on behalf of the many library consortia across the world that participate in ... More
Category: AnnouncementsUpdated: 15-Jul-2009
BC ELN Connect 7-2 June 2009 

Volume 7:2 June 2009


Coming in for a landing
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Table of Contents


BC ELN - Together: Carole Compton-Smith and the Urban Colleges


Now Available: Final Report of the BC Digitization Symposium

Multi-Sector Bundle: 8 months in operation

ILL Virtual Round Table

News Roundup

Staff News


BC ELN - Together ... More
Category: About BC ELNUpdated: 08-Jul-2009
2008/09 Year in Review 

June 12, 2009

To: BC ELN Contacts
From: BC ELN Office
Re: 2008 / 2009 BC ELN Year in Review

The 2008/2009 BC ELN Year in Review is available for download, from:

BC ELN Innovation and Success Report, March 2009, excerpt

"Over the twenty years of its operation BC ELN has come to ... More
Category: About BC ELNUpdated: 12-Jun-2009
Digital Collection Builder in the news 

The Government of Canada Participates in Launch of Innovative Software for Cultural Organizations to Improve Access to Digital Collections

Marketwire - Canadian Heritage June 1, 2009

Note: the June 8th Digital Collection Builder training session is now full. Please contact Gordon Coleman if you would like to be placed on ... More
Category: AnnouncementsUpdated: 05-Jun-2009
What's New in ILL? Virtual Round Table: Survey Report 

Update May 25:

Many thanks to the 13 non-BC ELN participants (both individuals and groups) who participated in the ILL Virtual Round Table, and especially to the 7 people who responded to the evaluation survey! While a number of technical difficulties emerged in this first attempt at a round table ... More
Category: Resource SharingUpdated: 25-May-2009
OCLC withdraws draft WorldCat Record Policy 

Update to ICOLC Statement on the Proposed OCLC Policy for Use and Transfer and WorldCat Records:

In response to the library community, OCLC has withdrawn its draft policy for use and transfer of WorldCat Records, according to Jennifer Younger, Chair of the OCLC Review Board of Shared Data Creation and Stewardship. ... More
Category: AnnouncementsUpdated: 20-May-2009
AskAway Update 

AskAway Update

May 20, 2009

In this update:

AA News:  AskAway
Sustainability | AskAway and Premier Campbell  | BC Library
Conference Presentations  | Software Selection Committee Update |
AskAway 2.0 | New Look for Patrons and Staff | AskAway Staff Changes |

AA FAQs:  How did that
other service provider suddenly appear in my session?

AA Stats: Sessions per ... More
Category: Projects & InitiativesUpdated: 20-May-2009
BC ELN - MEC Report & Presentation May 2009 

The BC ELN Report to the Media Exchange Cooperative AGM, May 1, 2009, is now available for download, as is Heather Morrison's presentation Creative Commons and Media: An Introduction. ... More
Category: Resource SharingUpdated: 04-May-2009
OutLook OnLine enhancements for post-secondary libraries 

April 29, 2009

To: BC ELN Resource Sharing Team, Media Resource Team, Post-Secondary ILL
cc: Media Exchange Cooperative List
From: Heather Morrison, BC ELN
RE: OutLook OnLine: AGent Version 3.3 enhancements for post-secondary libraries

The purpose of this post is to highlight some of the enhancements now available in OutLook OnLine developed at the suggestion of BC ELN libraries ... More
Category: Resource SharingUpdated: 29-Apr-2009