1) Open Session

Education for digital curation

Education and Training Section with Preservation and Conservation, Information Technology; co-sponsored by ICA Section for Archival Education and Training

Session 217 – 18 August 2011 13:00 – 16:00 | Room: 209

Puzzling over digital preservation – identifying traditional and new skills needed for digital preservation
THOMAS BÄHR (German National Library of Science and Technology, Germany) MICHELLE LINDLAR (German National Library of Medicine, Cologne, Germany) and SVEN VLAEMINCK (German National Library of Economics, Germany)

Training for digital preservation in the frame of the European project "Planets"
VITTORE CASAROSA (ISTI-CNR- Institute for Information Science and Technology, Italian National Research Council, Pisa, Italy), L. MOLLOY and K. SNOW (Humanities Advanced Technology and Information Institute (HATII), University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom)

Opportunities for experiential learning and international collaboration in digital curation curricula
PATRICIA C. FRANKS (School of Library and Information Science, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA, USA) and GILLIAN C. OLIVER (School of Information Management, Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand)

Out of the classroom and into the laboratory: teaching digital curation virtually and experientially
ROSS HARVEY and JEANETTE BASTIAN (School of Library and Information Science, Simmons College, Boston, MA, USA)

Education and training for digital repository manager
ANGELA REPANOVICI (Library and Information Science Dept. Transilvania University of Brasov, Brasov, Romania)
Interpares in Argentina: dissemination task report
ANNA SZLEJCHER (Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, Cordoba, Argentina)

SET Offsite Session 2011: All speakers

  Off-Site Session 2011 – Panel of speakers and the Chair (Graham Matthews)

2) Off-site Session

Internships and placements for the new information society

Session 120 – 16 August 2011 | National Library and Archives of Puerto Rico, 09.00-12.30

Four "I"s of internships for the new information society: Intentional, Interconnected, Interdisciplinary and International
NORA J. BIRD, CLARA M. CHU and FATIH OGUZ (Department of Library and Information Studies, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro Greensboro, North Carolina, USA)

El valor añadido de las prácticas externas para los estudiantes y las instituciones: la experiencia de la Facultad de Biblioteconomía y Documentación de Barcelona
CONSTANÇA ESPELT and TERESA MAÑÀ (Universitat de Barcelona, Facultat de Biblioteconomia i Documentació, Barcelona, Spain)

Value of the practicum in library and information science education in Peru
JUANITA JARA DE SÚMAR (McGill University, Montreal, QC. Canada) and ANA MARÍA TALAVERA IBARRA (Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, Lima, Peru)

 SET Off-Site Session Speakers

Speakers at the Off-Site Session

The off-site session was held at conference room of the National Library and Archives of Puerto Rico in San Juan.

3) IFLA E-Learning SIG – Open Session

Session 92 – 15 August 2011, 09:30 – 11:30, Room: 208

The E-Learning Special Interest Group Open Session will discuss on the brainstorming question:

How can the IFLA E-Learning SIG support integration, innovation and information in professional learning?