404/File Not Found: Link Rot, Legal Citation and Projects to Preserve Precedent

Friday, October 24, 2014
9:00 AM to 4:30 PM (Eastern Time)
Georgetown University Law Library 111 G Street, NWWashington, D.C. 20001
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9:00-9:30 – Registration and breakfast

9:30-9:45 – Welcome (Michelle Wu, Director of the Georgetown Law Library)

9:45-10:45 – Keynote (Jonathan Zittrain, George Bemis Professor of Law at Harvard Law School)

10:45-11:00 – Break

11:00-12:00 – Whose Problem is This? (Mary Alice Baisch, Superintendent of Documents at the U.S. Government Printing Office ; Karen Eltis, Professor of Law at the University of Ottawa)

12:00-1:00 – Scoping the Problem – Analytical and Predictive (Raizel Liebler, Head of Faculty Scholarship Initiatives at The John Marshall Law School; Rod Wittenberg, Director of Sales, North America for Reed Technology and Information Services Inc.)

1:00-2:00 – Lunch

1:30-2:00 – Webmaster's View – (Roger Skalbeck, Associate Law Librarian for Electronic Resources and Services at the Georgetown Law Library)

2:00-3:00 – Strategies I (Robert Miller, Global Director of Books at the Internet Archive; Herbert Van de Sompel, Digital Library Research & Prototyping Los Alamos National Laboratory)

3:00-3:15 – Break

3:15-4:00 – Strategies II (Carolyn Campbell, Digital Collections Librarian at the Georgetown Law Library; Kim Dulin, Associate Director for Collection Development and Digitization at Harvard Law School; E. Dana Neacşu, Reference Librarian and Lecturer-in-Law at the Arthur W. Diamond Law Library, Columbia Law School)

4:00-4:30 – Wrap-up and Q&A