The Janus Conference on Research Library Collections: Managing the Shifting Ground Between Readers and Writers was held on October 9-11, 2005, Cornell University, Ithaca , NY.

The Participants considered several themes:

  • Legacy,
  • Technology,
  • Epistemology and
  • Implementation.

Presenters included:

  • Ross Atkinson, Associate University Librarian for Collections (Cornell University)
  • Mark Dimunation, Chief of the Rare Book and Special Collections (Library of Congress)
  • Hendrik Edelman, Adjunct Professor, Palmer School of Library and Information Science (Long Island University)
  • Jean-CLause Guedon, Professor of Comparative Literature (Universite de Montreal)
  • Mark Sandler, Collection Development Officer at the University Library (Michigan University)
  • Brian Schottlaender, University Librarian (UC San Diego)
  • David Stam, University Librarian Emeritus (Syracuse University & Trustee of the Delmas Foundation)
  • Sarah Thomas, Carl A. Kroch University Librarian (Cornell University)

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