The SCURL Collections & Metadata Group is holding a 1-day conference on the strategic value of the collections of the Scottish university and research library community.
 
Building Collaborative Collections will take place at the Conference Centre, Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, Friday 27 March 2020.
 
A series of presentations and break-out discussion session will include the following topics:
 
• The new National Library of Scotland strategy
• Collections leadership in Scotland’s research universities
• The Scottish ‘collective collection’
o Overlap analysis
o Retention responsibilities
o Storage collaboration
• The UK context
o National Bibliographic Knowledgebase
o UK Research Reserve
• Scottish e-collections
o The role of SHEDL
o Metadata challenges
 
The programme will follow shortly.