For those of you who weren’t able to attend today’s wonderful talk by Pam Osbourne, here is the audio:
Pam, the former digital librarian at Mercy Corps (now the Manager of Intranet Services) spoke about the process of designing and setting up the digital library and other digital information sharing systems at Mercy Corps. She has been a librarian in school libraries, public libraries and academic libraries talked about how her past experience as a more traditional librarian applies in the digital realm.
Pam Osbourne, the former digital librarian at Mercy Corps (now the
Manager of Intranet Services) has agreed to come and talk to us on
March 15th about setting up the digital library at Mercy Corps. I have
asked her to talk about the process of designing and coming up with
the library, as well as how her past experience as a more traditional
librarian was applicable to the situation. (She has been a librarian
in school libraries, public libraries and academic libraries). She has
also been extensively involved with SLA and ALA and could speak to
If anybody has anything they would be interested in hearing about from
her, please let me know and I’ll pass it on.
Pam Osbourne will be speaking in the Broadway Building in room 222. The Broadway Building is located at 625 SW Jackson Street, Portland, OR, 97201. You must enter on the SW 6th St. side of the building. Room 222 is on the second floor.