B09. VALID Project Update – Sharing the Common, Enabling the Unique
This break-out session will feature an update on the VALE Academic Libraries Information Discovery (VALID) project provided by VALE OLS Steering Committee (VOSC) co-chairs Pavlovsky and Wagner. They will review the planning efforts of the past year, focusing on the ongoing development of the VALID Project Organizational Infrastructure and Business Plan. They will present a VALID Value Proposition in the context of the project’s potential benefits not only to VALE but also in support of workforce development and economic advancement throughout New Jersey. In addition, they will provide an update on the OLE library management system. The presentation will conclude with an open discussion of how VALE members may participate and a general question and answer session.