Opportunity for reorganisation New web developments in an integrated package Local Web Content Complete Web Site Syndicated News Resource Lists SingleSearch Content OPAC Content SingleSearch Management of e-resources with OpenUrl Resolver Why Rooms?
Project Plan Decided to purchase Rooms - Late 2003 Purchase and install hardware/software for Rooms - January 2004 Rooms Workshop - March 2004 Rooms Builder Training - March 2004 Monthly project team meetings - April 2004 Bi-weekly meetings for content builders - April 2004 Identifying pilot Rooms and team members - July 2004 Standards for the look and content of Rooms - July 2004 Rooms Builder Training - May 2004 Establish Rooms hierarchy - June 2004 Review/select SingleSearch plugins for pilot Rooms project - July 2004 Admin Interface Training - June 2004 Plug-ins testing - August 2004 Configure Knowledge Base - July 2004 Building of pilot Rooms - August 2004 Go live with Rooms Pilot project ? - End of September 2004
How many librarians does it take to build a hierarchy… (and what DO you do with the History of Transport?) Dept + Subject + Faculty Politics = ???!!!!
Hierarchy proposal Arts and Humanities Biological Sciences Business and Management Education Geography and Environment Law and Criminology Medicine and Health Psychology Sciences Social Sciences Social Work and Counselling E-Resources Index Official Publications and European Documentation Centre Reference Room Statistics Archives, Manuscripts and Rare Books
Pilot Rooms Law & Criminology General Medicine and Health General Reference Social Work Biological Sciences