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ER&L 2015

February 22–25, 2015

Austin, Texas

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Making It Your Own: Transitioning into a New Electronic Resources Role

Monday, February 23, 2015 at 1:15 PM–2:00 PM CST
Salon A/B
Conference Track

1. Managing e-Resources & Licensing


new professional roles, project management

Learning Objectives

develop new e-resources workflows and customize existing library processes when transitioning into a new role managing e-resources, as well as apply shared strategies to identify key challenges and prioritize specific projects.


Transitioning into a new role is challenging, especially one as vast and nuanced as electronic resources.  With a new position comes endless opportunities, along with unknown or unexpected situations. Using entertaining anecdotes, presenters will share strategies to revamp legacy workflows, assess current practices, and make a new position your own.


Kelly Blanchat, Queens College
Alana Verminski, St. Mary's College of Maryland