Discussing LibraryThing's Open Shelves Classification Project

The following event may be of interest to some readers here:

The LACUNY Emerging Technology Committee presents

Alternate Catalog: A Discussion About Library Thing's Open Shelves
Classification Project with Laena McCarthy
CUNY Graduate Center
Room 9207
Mar. 29th, 2-4pm

Laena McCarthy, Image Cataloger at Pratt Institute and Jam Culinard Extraordinaire, will be discussing her work developing Library Thing's Open Shelves Classification project as an alternative to Dewey and some other innovative frontiers of classification.

Laena's Profile:
http://www.librarything.com/profile/laena
http://mysite.pratt.edu/~lmccarth/

Open Shelves Classification:
http://www.librarything.com/wiki/index.php/Open_Shelves_Classification
http://www.librarything.com/thingology/labels/DDC.php

All are welcome to attend. Please RSVP to Junior Tidal
jtidal@citytech.cuny.edu.
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