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Webinar: The TAC Library: Introducing New Features and Services

Organization: Transportation Association of Canada
Location: Canada, Ontario, Ottawa
Date: Aug 10, 2017
Date End: Aug 10, 2017
Description:
The Transportation Association of Canada (TAC) has provided Library, or Transportation Information Services (TIS), to TAC members for almost 60 years. Recently the TIS has moved to new means of sharing information:  through TAC’s website, the TIS online databases’ redesigned search interface, and social media.

This webinar will introduce users to the information channels provided by TIS, and demonstrate the new features of the Library Catalogue Search Interface.

Agenda

  • PART 1:  Overview of Information Services
  • PART 2:  Twitter
  • PART 3:  TAC Research Bulletin
  • PART 4:  Catalogues - New Interfaces and Features
  • PART 5:  Customized Searches
  • PART 6:  Question and Answer Period

Learning Objectives

  • Search the Library Catalogue and manage results.
  • Learn about other technical information channels of communication.
  • Learn about available resources and how TIS can assist TAC members, project committees, consultants, students and individual researchers.

Target Audience

  • Transportation professionals
  • Researchers
  • Engineering students

Presenter

Glenn Cole, Manager, Technical Information Services, Transportation Association of Canada 
Glenn has managed the Technical Information Services since 2002.  He has worked in various libraries including an aerospace engineering library of the Canadian Air Force, and the Periodicals Section of the National Library of Canada.  As a ‘solo librarian’ in the TIS, he handles all aspects of the Library’s operation from shelving books to participating in international information exchanges.

Information:

DATE: Thursday, August 10, 2017
TIME: 1:00-2:00 PM ET
COST: Free

*A group registration fee allows multiple viewers to access the webinar via one computer login. All participants are expected to meet in the same room to hear and view the webinar (via one computer and a computer projection system). The group registration option does not permit you to have multiple logins. If your organization has multiple locations, each location will require a separate registration. The person in whose name the registration was made (the group registrant) will receive ALL correspondence related to the webinar - the link to access the webinar, the presentation materials, and the email sent after the webinar. Group registration must be made during a single transaction. We cannot retroactively group individual registrations together.

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