Collection Description Focus, Workshop 3UKOLN

Raising standards for collection description

Subjects and strength in CLDs

Thursday 21 March 2002
Wolfson Suite, University of Edinburgh Library, Edinburgh


Thursday 21 March, 2002
09:30 Registration and Coffee
10:00 Welcome
Ronald Milne, Programme Director, RSLP
10:10 Introduction: Raising standards for collection description  [Slides]
Pete Johnston & Bridget Robinson, Collection Description Focus
10:30 SCONE, HILT, Collection Strength, and Standards  [Slides]
Dennis Nicholson,Director, Centre for Digital Library Research, Strathclyde University & Gordon Dunsire, Napier University.
10:55 Describing Performing Arts Data in the Digital Environment  [Slides]
Catherine Owen, Executive Director, Performing Arts Data Service
11:20 Coffee
11:35 The Drawn Evidence: Searching to reinvent 'the collection'  [Slides]
Sarah Chubb, Assistant Archivist, University of Dundee
12:00 Moving Towards Collection Description at SCRAN 
Sandy Buchanan, Resources Manager, SCRAN
12:25 The National Audit experience and reflections  [Slides]
Jane Ryder, Director, Scottish Museums Council
12:50 Discussion
13:00 Lunch
14:00 The CURL Collection Mapping project  [Slides]
Chris Bailey , Acting Director Library Services, Glasgow University Library
14:25 Introduction to the discussion groups
Pete Johnston & Bridget Robinson, Collection Description Focus
14:30 Breakout groups

15:15 Tea
15:30 Report back from discussion groups

16:00 Concluding comments
Pete Johnston & Bridget Robinson, Collection Description Focus
16:15 Close