What do we need from a library resource management system?
Some questions to consider... What do libraries need from vendors and/or developers? What do vendors and/or developers need from libraries? Things weve heard about over the last couple of days: User needs Build it yourself or buy it Open source systems Business models Changing models / approaches Integration with related systems / workflows
You will be quizzed! We want to learn from you and share with each other. After this initial conversation, be prepared to report back! Well be asking about: Which area did your group talk most about? In that area, which features are needed? Name one specific bottleneck in this area. What is causing problems in getting work done, in training people, etc.? Whats the one thing that is holding you back in this area? What best practices/standards are missing that might be needed to reach the goals/needs gathered?