Lisa Sloniowski and Mita Sen-Roy quickly became known as ‘the lovely librarians’. From Leddy Library at the University of Windsor, Lisa and Mita spoke about their role in the aggregation of diverse web news sources about the conflict in Iraq: Iraq 2003: Sources of News.
While having been given the worst time-slot ever (starting at 10PM on Friday night after Dan’s talk), Art Rhyno made us all want to stay up even later. Art’s talk was also the first of many that turned librarians into the heros of the conference.
We stuck a digital video camera and some borrow microphones in the conference room the Zap Your PRAM conference and captured most of the sessions. Peter Rukavina is hard at work digitizing the video and getting it web-ready.
We’ll be posting the session videos as we get them ready. They are available under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike license and hosting and bandwidth is provided free of charge by the good people at the Internet Archive.
Our first two videos are a short introduction with Dan James and Peter Rukavina, and Dan James’ Friday night session.