2008 DataFest

An all-day vendor showcase of the latest in electronic resources for libraries.

Thank you to everyone who made the 2008 DataFest such a success!  Here's a blog post from Diane Chen (Past-president, AASL) with her take on the day:  Tenn-Share and consortiums

 Vendor list:

CQ Press
Political Reference Suite
Voting & Elections Collection

Colorado Alliance of Research Libraries
Gold Rush

eBrary
eBooks

EBSCO
NoveList / NextReads
American Government
International Security and Counter Terrorism Reference Center

Encyclopedia Britannica
Britannica Online

Gale, a part of Cengage Learning
AP Interactives
Books & Authors
Virtual Reference Library
Global Issues in Context

Greenwood Publishing
Pop Culture Universe
American Indian Experience

Ingram
MyiLibrary

NewsBank
America’s Newspapers Featuring 30 Tennessee Sources

OCLC
netLibrary

Oxford University Press
Oxford Islamic Studies
Oxford Language Dictionaries Online

ProQuest
CultureGrams
eLibrary Science

Scholastic
Grolier Online
BookFlix

SOLINET
WorldCat.org - using this free resource
WorldCat through FirstSearch - for subscribers and potential subscribers

Springer
eBook Collection

H.W. Wilson
Art Museum Image Gallery
Graphic Novels Core Collection
Current Issues: Health

WorldBook
WorldBook Online

TEL Training:
EBSCO - Points of View Reference Center
Gale - all databases
Learning Express Library
NewsBank - Tennessee Newspaper Collection
ProQuest - Heritage Quest

Tennessee Innovative Users Group Exploratory Meeting
Everyone is welcome to attend this meeting. We will be discussing the possibility of setting up a group for Tennessee administrators and users of the Innovative integrated library system. The meeting is scheduled for Thursday September 11, 2008, at 4:00 PM in Room 2, Nashville Public Library. The meeting coincides with the TENN-SHARE Datafest and Conference. Please help spread the word to other Innovative libraries.
For more information on this meeting, please contact Jennifer Watson, jenniferwatson [at] tennessee [dot] edu.