Margaret Maurer is the Head of Metadata and Catalog for Kent State University Libraries and Media Services. As such she is responsible for all cataloging and Bindery operations for KSU. She is also the long-time Editor of TechKNOW, the electronic quarterly review published by the Technical Services Division of the Ohio Library Council.

 

TechKNOW

 

RDA Travelogue, RDA Implementation Experiences, An OCLC Webinar, October 16, 2013

Understanding the Why: A Case Study in Managing the RDA Implementation

RDA Travelogue, ALA Annual Conference, June 30, 2013, Chicago, Illinois

Using the Tools in the CollaboraTeS Toolbox to Get Work Done, OVGTSL Conference, May 15-17, 2013, Richmond, Kentucky

TS Transformations: Workflow, Budget, Staffing

Developing Best Practices for Technical Services Cross-Institutional Collaboration

Uniqueness Matters: LCSH and Keywords in the Library Catalog's ETD Records

If you Build it, Will They Come? Building the Collaborative Infrastructure and the OhioLINK CollaboraTeS Toolbox

Building a Cross-Institutional Infrastructure for Technical Services: The OhioLINK CollaboraTeS Project. October 29, 2010, Columbus, Ohio.

ETD Metadata Research, 2009-2011

Building the Infrastructure: The OhioLINK CollaboraTeS Project. May 20, 2010, OVGTSL Conference, Moorehead, KY

ALAO TEDSIG Spring Meeting 2009 Presentations. Electronic Serials: Getting Them and Keeping Them. April 24, 2009, OCLC, Dublin, Ohio

Creating Digital Media Applications in a Collaborative Environment. With Don Wicks. ALAO 2008 Conference, Wilmington, Ohio, October 2008.

Uncorking the Varietals: Social Tagging, Folksonomies & Controlled Vocabularies. ALAO 2008 Conference, Wilmington, Ohio, October 2008.

Social Tagging, Folksonomies & Controlled Vocabularies: Inviting New Access Systems to our Academic Table. OPAL Conference, Columbus, Ohio, August 2008.

Very Temporary Employees: Managing Practicum, Internship and Volunteer Experiences in Technical Services Units. American Library Association Annual Meeting, Anaheim, California, June 2008.

Choosing Our Tools for Tomorrow: OLC 2008 Technical Services Retreat. April 1-2, 2008, Loudonville, Ohio. Meeting Handouts

Uncorking the Varietals: Social Tagging, Folksonomies & Controlled Vocabularies. Ohio Library Council Techinical Services Retreat, April 2008. (Mohican III)

Public Comments on LC's Working Group on Bibliographic Control

BULLSEYE: Hitting Technical Services' Target Audiences. Spring 2007 ALAO TSIG Meeting Handouts

Enhance Your Teaching Through Video Production: Making a Movie from Concept to Completion. With Don A. Wicks, Ph.D. and Shane Roach, B.A. Lilly Conference on College and University Teaching--West. Pomona, California, March 2007

Cataloging for School Librarians -- It Matters! 2006 Indiana Library Federation Annual Conference, Indianapolis, Indiana, April 2006

Basic Tools for Cataloging: Sources for Bibliographic and Authority Records, Helpful Tools. Cataloging for School Librarians: It's Child's Play! Or it it? / ALCTS: CCS Cataloging of Children's Materials Committee. ALA Conference, Chicago, June 2005

Typical Value Added Services. Northern Ohio Technical Services Librarians Spring Meeting, July 2005

The OhioLINK Digital Media Center Application Profile: A New Tool for Ohio Digital Collections. / Emily Hicks, University of Dayton, Jody Perkins, Miami University & Margaret Maurer, Kent State University. OVGTSL Conference, Newark, OH, May 2005

 

Telnet to Millennium: Collaborating with PromptCat and Vendors to Maximize Technical Services Efficiencies at Record Load / Kelly Shook, KentLINK Coordinator and Margaret Maurer, Assistant Professor, Head, Catalog & Metadata. IUG Conference, San Francisco, May 2005.

Connexion Client Version 1.3 Training Tools. April 2005

 

Collaborating to Provide Experienced-Based Learning. / ALAO Technical Services Interest Group Meeting, Kent, OH, March 2005

 

The OhioLINK Digital Media Center Application Profile, a New Tool for Ohio Digital Collections. / Emily Hicks, University of Dayton, Jody Perkins, Miami University & Margaret Maurer, Kent State University. ALAO, Dayton, November 2004

 

Collaborating with III, Yankee Book Peddler and OCLC PromptCat to Maximize Technical Services Efficiencies at Record Load. / Kelly Shook, KentLINK Coordinator, Margaret Maurer, Head, Catalog & Metadata. 12th Annual IUG Conference, Boston, April 2004

 

Metadata, Schmetadata ... Tell me Why I Should Care? / Ohio Library Council Chapter Conferences, Spring, 2004.