LIBRARY ASSOCIATION OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

LACUNY INSTITUTE 1994

"FUTURE SHOCK '94:
IMPACT OF TECHNOLOGIES ON LIBRARY INFORMATION SERVICES"

FRIDAY MAY 20, 1994
I B M - 590 MADISON AVE, NEW YORK CITY

9:00 - 9:30 REGISTRATION AND REFRESHMENTS

9:30 - 10:15 WELCOME AND OPENING REMARKS

10:15 - 11:00 "INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGE"

DR. PAT MOLHOLT, ASST. VICE-PRESIDENT, ASSOCIATE DEAN FOR SCHOLARLY RESOURCES, COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY HEALTH SCIENCES

11:00 - 11:15 BREAK AND EXHIBITS

11:15 - 12:00 "NATIONAL NETWORKING INITIATIVES AND THEIR IMPLICATIONS FOR LIBRARIES"

DR. CLIFFORD LYNCH, DIRECTOR OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT DIVISION OF LIBRARY AUTOMATION.

PROGRAM MODERATOR: DR. SHEILA HERSTEIN

12:00 - 2:00 LUNCH / EXHIBITS

2:00 - 4:00 PANEL DISCUSSION " THE CHANGING ROLE OF LIBRARIANS IN THE INFORMATION AGE."

PANEL MEMBERS:

RICHARD SWEENEY, VICE-PROVOST FOR INFORMATION SERVICES, POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY- "LIBRARIANS AND THEIR FUTURE ROLE: LEAVE IT TO CHANGE/EVOLUTION OR PLAN IT ."

THOMAS V. ATKINS, CHIEF LIBRARIAN, HUNTER COLLEGE- " FROM TRADITION TO MODERNITY: ELEMENTS OF TRANSISTION IN ACADEMIC LIBRARIES."

JOHN N. BERRY III, EDITOR-IN-CHIEF, LIBRARY JOURNAL - " TECHNOLOGY TRAP."

SARA SLUSS, ASSOCIATE LIBRARIAN FOR READER SERVICES, BARUCH COLLEGE- " CHALLENGES OF INCORPORATING NEW TECHNOLOGIES INTO OUR REFERENCE AND INSTRUCTIONAL SERVICES."

PANEL MODERATOR: DAN RUBEY, CHIEF LIBRARIAN, LEHMAN COLLEGE.

4:00 -6:00 RECEPTION