SIGS PRESENTATIONS IN SURINAME, 2

SPECIAL INTEREST GROUPS MEET ON WEDNESDAY, 10 JUNE 2015

PRELIMINARY PROGRAMME FOR THE DAY.

JOIN Us in the presentations and sharing of experiences from
-13.30 – 14.30 p.m.

Discussion of Sub-Theme III:

Improving social, professional and personal abilities (self-awareness, self

knowledge) for the joy of learning and a better quality of life.


Topics and Venues are included in the Programme below.

SECOND SIGS CONCURRENT MEETINGS, WEDNESDAY, 10 JUNE 2015, 13.30 – 14.30 p.m.


ACADEMIC LIBRARIES
Co-Chairs: Cheryl Peltier-Davis (University of the West Indies, Trinidad & Tobago) and Barry Baker (University of Central Florida) Venue: Royal Ballroom I


Professional Growth and Collaborative Learning through Learning Communities: An Academic Library Experiment. Presenter: Jiselle Maria Alleyne, College of Science, Technology and Applied Arts of Trinidad & Tobago (COSTAATT), Trinidad and Tobago


ARCHIVES AND DOCUMENT MANAGEMENT

Chairs: Jean Wilfrid Bertrand (Haiti) and Margot Thomas ( St. Lucia)
Venue: Royal meeting room 2

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES.
Chair: Judith Rogers (US Virgin Islands) Venue: Multipurpose Room


NATIONAL AND PUBLIC LIBRARIES
Chair: Astrid Britten (Aruba) Venue: Royal Ballroom II

A decade of continuing educational cultural collaboration between the National Library of Aruba (BNA) and the Aruban Teaching Training Center (IPA).
Presenter: Mirto Laclé (Aruba)


SCHOOL LIBRARIES Chair: To be announced. Venue: Royal meeting room 4


SPECIAL LIBRARIES
Chair: Almaluces Figueroa-Ortiz (Puerto Rico) Venue: Royal meeting room 3

El Desarrollo de un Servicio de Publicaciones Seriadas con la plataforma SubjectPlus de Acceso Abierto para la Comunidad de Ciencias Naturales, en la Universidad de PuertoRico, Recinto de Río Piedras. [The Development of An Online Serials Publications Service with SubjectPlus Open Source Software for the Natural Science Community at the University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras Campus]. Presenter: Pura Centeno-Alayón, Centro de Información y Tecnologías (CITEC), Biblioteca Néstor Rodríguez-Rivera,Universidad de Puerto Rico, Recinto de Río Piedras



RESEARCH IN THE INFORMATION FIELD/ STUDENTS ROUNDTABLE
Chair: Luisa Vigo-Cepeda, (Puerto Rico) Venue: Cabin

El Desarrollo de Destrezas de Información Integradas al Currículo de la Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM), República Dominicana [The development of Information Skills Integrated to the Curriculum of the PUCMM, Dominican Republic] Presenter: Dulce María Núñez de Taveras, Direcotr, Library System PUCMM, Dominican Republic

Change and Opportunities for Success @ at Your Library. Presenters: Dennis Chin-A-Fatt and Maureen Helling Amatjasir (Anton de Kom University Library, Suriname).

ASSOCIATION OF CARIBBEAN UNIVERSITY, RESEARCH AND INSTITUTIONAL LIBRARIES

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