2008 ELD/ASEE Annual Conference



2008 ELD Program

Time Sunday, June 22 Monday, June 23 Tuesday, June 24 Wednesday, June 25
7:00 – 8:15 pm Session 2141
ELD Committee Meetings
Conference Center, Room 315
8:30 – 10:15 am Session 0241
Workshop 1

Patents at Mach 2: Technology on the Cutting Edge
University of Pittsburgh, School Of Engineering

Charlotte Erdmann, moderator

start time 9:00 a.m.

Session 1205
Main Plenary
Pittsburgh Convention Center Ballroom A, B & C
Session 2241
Educating the Whole Engineer – Building Life Skills
Conference Center, Room 325

Edward Eckel, moderator

Session 3241
ELD Poster Session
Conference Center, Exhibit Hall
10:30 am  -12:00 pm Session 0241
Workshop 1 cont.

Patents at Mach 2: Technology on the Cutting Edge
University of Pittsburgh, School Of Engineering

Charlotte Erdmann, moderator

end time 12:00 noon

Session 1341
Special Interest Group: Get Acquainted Session
Westin, Allegheny Ballroom II

Patricia Kirkwood, moderator

Get Acquainted Handout pdf

Breakout Sessions/Discussions: Reference in the New Age doc – Bruce Neville

Mini Plenary: Distinguished Lectures

Session 2305
The X-48B – Robert Liebeck
The Future(s) of Energetics – Dennis Bushnell
Pittsburgh Convention Center 407

Session 2390
Accessible Design It’s the Law; Universal Design: It’s the Market – Dr. Robert Erlandson
The Other Side of Engineering Education: A Historian Examines the Changing Non-Technical Elements – Bruce Seeley
Pittsburgh Convention Center 408

Session 2391
What Would It Take To Expand The Pipeline of Minority Students Coming Into Engineering? – Lauren B. Resnick
Pittsburgh Convention Center 406


Open Period or Committee Meetings

Mini Plenary: ELD Sponsored Distinguished Lecture

Session 3391
Are Engineering Students Typical Millennials?  – Richard T. Sweeney
Pittsburgh Convention Center 408

Session Report doc – Carolyn Schubert

12:30 – 2:00 pm Session 1441
New Tools and Techniques for Information Literacy

Conference Center, Room 308

Patricia Watkins, moderator

Session 2441
ELD Annual Business Meeting
Westin Hotel – Allegheny Ballroom IIIJay Bhatt, chair
All ELD members invited.Minutes pdf – John Teleha
Session 3441
One Step Beyond: Taking Collaboration to the Next Level
Conference Center, Room 318Amanda Werhane, moderatorInternships as Part of the Education of Engineering/Science Librarians ppt – Megan TomeoCollaborative Learning Space and New Roles for Librarian and Staff: Reinventing the Library and Forming New Partnerships When Engineers Are Not the Only Users pptx – Mary StrifeVIVO: Promoting Research and Collaboration ppt – Jill Powell, Jon Corson-Rikert, Kirsten Hensley, Medha Devare, Brian Caruso, Brian Lowe and Nick Cappadona

Alternative Uses of Course Mana gement Software ppt- Tom Volkening

Session Report doc – Bruce Neville

2:15 – 4:00 pm Session 0541
Workshop 2What Every Librarian Should Know about Assessment Planning
Conference Center, Room 322Danianne Mizzy, moderator

start time 2:00 p.m.

Session 1541
Engineering Librarian’s Basics Boot Camp
Conference Center, Room 407Donna Beck and Lori Gluckman, moderatorsFinding ASME Technical Papers ppt – Scott CurtisThe Essential Business Information for Engineering Librarians pptx – Megan Sapp NelsonCultivating Grey Literature – The Care & Feeding of Technical Reports – Deborah Kegel

Your Students are Pod People, but That’s Alright pptx – John Napp
Bibliography docx

Where History and Engineering Intersect: Researching the Older Engineering Literature pdf – Linda Musser

Session Report doc – Linette Koren

Session 2541
Engineering Resources Off-the-Beaten-Path
Conference Center, Room 407Lisha Li, moderatorEngineering Conference Proceedings at Risk: Results of a Two-Year Study – Tracy GabridgeTeaching Patent Applications and Issued Patents: Specialized Databases of the United States Patent and Trademark Office – Charlotte ErdmannEngineering Subject Areas Vary in Coverage by Google Scholar ppt – John Meier
see also: Google Scholar’s Coverage of the Engineering Literature: An Empirical Study, The Journal of Academic Librarianship Volume 34, Issue 3, May 2008, Pages 196-201

Session Report doc – Natalie Waters

Session 3541
Professional Issues Forum
Conference Center, Room 318Alice Trussell, moderatorThis session will be a discussion of current hot topics within engineering librarianship and will not have any formal presentations.Publish to Present docx – Amy Van EppsSession Report docx – Eric Resnis
Session Report doc – John Teleha
4:30 – 6:00 pm Session 0541
Workshop 2 cont.What Every Librarian Should Know about Assessment Planning
Conference Center, Room 322Danianne Mizzy, moderator

end time 5:00 p.m.

Session 1600
ASEE Emerging Trends Poster Session
Pittsburgh Convention Center Exhibit Hall BorCommittee Meetings
Session 2641
BioMed Informatics and Engineering Library
Conference Center, Room 318Lee Pedersen, moderatorGuest Speaker: Mary Lou Klem, Reference Librarian, Health Sciences Library System, University of Pittsburgh
Informatics: A Primer pptBiomedical Informatics in Engineering: A New Frontier for Engineering Librarians ppt
Sheila Young and Olivia SparksBioinformatics and the Engineering Library ppt – Amy Stout
Session 3641
Business Meeting: ELD EEC meeting
Conference Center, Room 401Amy Van Epps, chairAttendees: ELD Officers and Committee Chairs
6:00 – 9:00 pm Session 0705
Society Wide Picnic
Pittsburgh Convention Center Rooftop Terrace
Session 1741
Welcome Reception
University of Pittsburgh, Bevier Engineering LibraryMichael White, organizer
Session 2741
ELD Annual Banquet
Heinz History CenterLinda Whang, organizer

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Poster Session

Wednesday, June 25th at 8:30 – 10-15 am