MidAtlantic News Research Conference
Chapel Hill, NC
July 18-19, 1997
The MidAtlantic News Research Conference is designed to provide educational programming to news library and research department staffs in North and South Carolina, Virginia, Tennessee, and Georgia. It also provides an opportunity for news research professionals from all sizes and types of newsrooms to meet and discuss common issues. There is no charge for this two-day program, which will be held at the School of Information and Library Science in Manning Hall on the UNC-CH campus.
Coffee and Welcome -- Teresa Leonard
Barbara Moran, Dean, School of Information and Library Science
How to Search My Newspaper
Diana Diehl, Lee Hemphill, Jim Thompson, Colline Roberts, Maureen Watts, Maria Wygand
Newspaper database secrets from those who know them best. Let the creators of online newspaper databases give you the keys to more efficient searching.
Evaluating Internet Resources -- Michelle Harmon
The Web brings a wealth of information sources right to our desks, but which of those sources are truly useful? How do you know? Get a tour of some of the best sites along with a source list for many,many more.
Intranets A to Z -- Sperry Krueger
Condensed from the SLA News Division's CE course on Intranets, a look at how to build one, what to include, and how to maintain it.
Learn HTML -- Carolyn Edds, Andrew Fiore
Be the HTML guru in your newsroom. Simultaneous training sessions for the beginner and for the accomplished html author looking for some new impressive tricks. Followed by open lab time for practice.
Tours of newspaper libraries: The N&O, Raleigh. -- Chris Hardesty
Carpooling and maps available. Meet afterward for a nice dinner.
Tours of newspaper libraries: UNC School of Journalism and Mass Communication -- Barbara Semonche
Meet at the J-School for a Continental Breakfast and tour of the library. The program will continue with A Day in the Life: How do we spend our time, how are we all alike and different. A chance for informal discussion and questions.
Photo and Image Archives
Carolyn Edds, Kimberly Kent, Marion Paynter, Jim Thompson
What's available, what to look for in image archiving systems. Hear from those who've been through it.
Wrapup and plans for next time. -- Barbara Semonche
Tours of newspaper libraries: The Herald Sun, Durham -- Janet Sammons
Open lab Back in Chapel Hill, the computer lab will be open until 4 p.m. for anyone who wants to continue practicing with HTML.
|Macon Telegraph||Macon||GA||R.J. Petrovich|
|Macon Telegraph||Macon||GA||Harriet Comer|
|Savannah Morning News||Savannah||GA||Julia Muller|
|JOMC||Chapel Hill||NC||Barbara Semonche|
|SILS||Chapel Hill||NC||Lisa Peterson|
|Charlotte Observer||Charlotte||NC||Marion Paynter|
|Charlotte Observer||Charlotte||NC||Maria Wygand|
|Fayetteville Observer-Times||Fayetteville||NC||Daisy Maxwell|
|The News & Record||Greensboro||NC||Jill Ford|
|The News & Record||Greensboro||NC||Jim Thompson|
|The Herald Sun||Durham||NC||Janet Sammons|
|The News & Observer||Raleigh||NC||Teresa Leonard|
|The News & Observer||Raleigh||NC||Colline Roberts|
|The News & Observer||Raleigh||NC||Sperry Krueger|
|The News & Observer||Raleigh||NC||Chris Hardesty|
|The News & Observer||Raleigh||NC||Denise Jones|
|The News & Observer||Raleigh||NC||Becky Dillner|
|The News & Observer||Raleigh||NC||Peggy Simmons|
|The News & Observer||Raleigh||NC||Brooke Cain|
|Wilmington Star-News||Wilmington||NC||Mary MacCallum|
|Winston Salem Journal||Winston Salem||NC||Ginny Hauswald|
|Winston Salem Journal||Winston Salem||NC||Diane Lamb|
|Post and Courier||Charleston||SC||Michelle Harmon|
|The State Newspaper||Columbia||SC||Lee Hemphill|
|The Sun News||Myrtle Beach||SC||Bradley Hawkins|
|The Sun News||Myrtle Beach||SC||Barbara Horner|
|The Chattanooga Times||Chattanooga||TN||Mary Bonine|
|The Journal Newspapers||Merrifield||VA||Lon Slepicka|
|Potomac News||Woodbridge||VA||Jane Hall|
1997 MidAtlantic News Research Conference
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