April 20, 2017
Bard College
Levy Institute
8:45 am – 4:00 pm

Register at:


8:45 am

Coffee and light breakfast

9:30 am

Welcome and Overview of CNY Strategic Plan Initiatives

Pam Jones, CNY Executive Director

10:15 am


10:30 am

ConnectNY: Resource Sharing for the Future

Tom Jacobson, Third Chapter Partners



1:00 pm

E-Resource Licensing Initiatives: A Snapshot of the Current Landscape Among CNY Members

Kelly MacWatters, Siena College

2:00 pm

Small Group Discussions

Group A: Special Collections (Greg Murphy, Pace)

Group B: Maximizing the Patron Experience Through Shared Practices (Kira Barnes, RIT)

Group C: Research and Instructional Design (Lisa Forrest, Hamilton)

Group D: Circulation, Access Services, ILL, and CNY…oh, my! (Wendy Way, RIT)

3:00 pm


3:15 pm

Report outs from small groups; wrap-up

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