The Midwestern Art Cataloging Discussion Group (MACDG) Fall 2015 meeting will be held at the Art Institute of Chicago on Friday, October 16.
The schedule is as follows:
10:30-meet at the Modern Wing entrance (159 East Monroe Street, across from Millennium Park) to go to the Directors Conference Suite; food and coffee provided
Sarah Guernsey (Executive Director of Publishing, Art Institute of Chicago) presents on the Online Scholarly Catalogue Initiative (OSCI), followed by Q&A
Gary Strawn (Authorities Librarian, Northwestern University Library) speaks about preparing data for migration to a new ILS, followed by Q&A
Other agenda items (I am looking for a volunteer to host our next meeting and will add other items for discussion at your request (interesting projects at your library, round robin on RDA implementation, etc.))
12:30-Lunch (on your own)
2:00-Meet back at the Ryerson & Burnham Libraries to hear from Doug Litts (our new Library Director!) and Autumn Mather (Reader Services Librarian) about some highlights from our collection
3:00-Tour of Dionysos Unmasked: Ancient Sculpture and Early Prints, led by Jeff Nigro (Research Associate, Ancient and Byzantine Art, Art Institute of Chicago)
Please RSVP to Karen Stafford at firstname.lastname@example.org by October 1 so I can reserve your museum pass.