April 9-11, 2015 
Kervansaray Convention Center 
Antalya - TURKEY


April 8,  2015  Wednesday

Entrance to the Hotel

April 9, 2015  Thursday 

08:30 - 09:00           Registration | Convention Center

09:00 - 09:50           Opening Ceremony | Main Hall  

                                   Opening Speech | Sami Çukadar, ANKOS President                                


09:50 - 10:35           Invited Speaker | Main Hall

                                    A Linked Web of Opportunity for Libraries

                                    Richard Wallis | OCLC, Technology Evangelist 

10:35 - 11:15           Stand Opening Ceremony & Break



Blue Hall

(200 People)*

Green Hall

(100 People)

Orange Hall

(35 People)

Yellow Hall

(35 People)

Red Hall

(35 People)

11:15 - 11:40


"Academic performance of Turkey in accordance with national S&T goals-SciVal Trends" | Başak Candemir 


"Latest Trends of Information Industry" | Erol Gökduman


"3M Systems Performance, Quality and Reliability"  | Serap Akova


"What's new in JSTOR" | Javanica Curry 


"Turkey Map of Scientific Research: Bibliometric Lens" | Duygu Paçalı 

11:45 - 12:10


"Influence of historical precedents and groundbreaking papers on today's and tomorrow's research-Journal Backfiles" 

| Ayhan Akanay Saraçoğlu

Oxford Unıversıty Press

“Meet your library users’ needs: Discover how our online resources can fulfil every stage of the research journey” | Jonathan Wakeford and Victoria Lopez 


"An unrivalled resource: Thousands of the world's leading newspapers and magazines under one subscription" | Mark Ritchie


"Data Driven Collection Management" | Emre Sezer & Richard Burkitt


"Today and future libraries of new age" | Burcu Başatlı 

12:15 - 12:40 


TechKnowledge in 10 Years | Altan Gürsel


"Publishers vanishing, company bankruptcies and Accucoms' Experiences" | Pınar Erzin


"Overview of OCLC Services




*EZproxy" | Catherine Furet 



"QULTO – Digital Collection and Copyright Management Platform for Libraries" | Gizem Gültekin Dr.Várkonyi, Monguz

 * Simultaneous translation services will be provided by ANKOS during the presentations in the Blue Hall.

12:40 - 14:00          Lunch



Blue Hall

(200 People)*

Green Hall

(100 People)

Orange Hall

(35 People)

Yellow Hall

(35 People)

Red Hall

(35 People)

14:00 - 14:25

Key To Matels AG

"Total Materia: A Material Properties Information Database Supporting Education and Research" | Daan Bosman 


"Meet with the most precise anti plagiarism system; URKUND" | Peter Witasp


"Doctors and Librarians – how can Evidence-Based Medicine promote collaboration?"

Karla Soares-Weiser 

*This session is geared to medical librarians


"EndNote: The most powerful tool for managing your research!" | Kadir Diren 

Maney Publishing

"MORE Journal Collections: One-stop-shop for Unique and Prestigious International Scientific Research" | Paul Curtis 

14:30 - 14:55


"Solutions to Simplify Your Process: 7/24 Bookmatic, Patron, Location and Collection Management Solutions" | Seza Tunay Özatay

Çağlayan Kitabevi

"World's Leading Digital Textbook Platform: Vital Source" | Tan Çağlayan

Hiperlink Ltd. Şti.

"Hiperkitap is growing up; new collections, new publishers, new authors, new books..." | Melike Akman

Bureau van Dijk

"BvD Financial Databases" | Hüseyin Kocaman 

15:00 - 15:25


"SirsiDynix BLUEcloud Campus a Library Services Platform" | Brad  Whittle 


"Ebook Central – Tailor Made Solutions For Your Library –Flexible e-book Acquisiton Models" | Gülçin Başal & Iain Green


"Learning Resources from Ovid"| Güneş Kara Voogt

Thieme Publishing Group KG

"Thieme e-Resources for Medicine and Chemistry Libraries" | Uwe Stehle 


"EBSCO’s cooperation with world’s Top Academic Publishers in Turkey" | Mehmet Can Soyulmaz

  * Simultaneous translation services will be provided by ANKOS during the presentations in the Blue Hall.

15:30 - 16:00          Break

16:00 - 17:30          Panel | Main Hall 

                                   From Past to the Future: Digitization, Preservation and e-Future                     

                                   Chair: Assoc. Prof. Hüseyin Odabaş | Faculty Member of Information and Records Management Department, Atatürk University


                                    Assoc. Prof.  Uğur ÜNAL | General Manager, T.R. Prime Ministry Directorate General of State Archives

                                    Mehmet Mirat Satoğlu | Manager, Turkish Academic Network and İnformation Center  (ULAKBİM)

                                    Keng Lam Kuan | Area Manager: Australia, Middle East, Singapore, South Korea, New Zealand, IEEE                       


April 10, 2015  Friday

09:00 - 09:45            Invited Speaker | Main Hall

                                    Innovation and R&D

                                    Asst. Prof. Ahmet Ercan Topçu | Head of Information Technology Department, T.R. Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology   

09:45 - 10:30            Invited Speaker | Main Hall

                                    Research Library Interventions on Campus, or How to Make a Difference to Your Patrons, Your Funders, Your Administration

                                    Dr. Kornelia Tancheva | Associate University Librarian, Research and Learning Services,  Cornell University Library


10:30 - 11:00            Main Sponsor Presentation | Main Hall

                                     EndNote: The industry standard for publishing. Anytime, anywhere.

                                     Suat TuzgölCEO DISC B.V. - 

11:00 - 11:30            Break



Blue Hall

(200 People)*

Green Hall

(100 People)

Orange Hall

(35 People)

Yellow Hall

(35 People)

Red Hall

(35 People)

11:30 - 11:55


"Pure – and evidence-based approach to your institution’s research and collaboration strategies, in-depth analyses of performance on the researcher level, and centralization of researcher data capturing" | Shadi Awwad 


"Latest  Features of EBSCO eBooks" | Mehmet Can Soyulmaz


"New Approaches to Information Retrieval: Wiley Solutions" | Gaye Bağırsakçı


"Essential Resources for Turkish Librarians" | Mark Howard

EaZy Solutions

“DE GRUYTER – UPDATE 2015: +eBook partners, new publications and pricing models” | Miriam De La Rochefordiere 

12:00 - 12:25


"Case Studies Identify Savings of up to $40,000 For Academic Research Laboratories with the Use of Video Journals" Mark Ingram 

Emek Kitap

Emek Kitap Supply System |Murat Bahadır

AIP Publishing

"AIP Publishing: The Publisher of Choice in the Physical Sciences" | Brett Thomas 



 * Simultaneous translation services will be provided by ANKOS during the presentations in the Blue Hall.


12:25 - 14:00           Lunch

14:00 - 14:25           Presentation | Main Hall  

                                   Maximising the Effectiveness of OA Policies and Mandates: Results of the PASTEUR4OA Survey

                                   David Ball | Consultant and Former Library Director, Bournemouth University                             



Blue Hall

(200 People)*

Green Hall

(100 People)

Orange Hall

(35 People)

Yellow Hall

(35 People)

Red Hall

(35 People)

14:30 - 14:55


"Library Management Platform: Librid -Library Information System, Weboflib- Discovery Tool, Portal - Content Management System" | Çiğdem Özbağ Ören

Gemini Ltd. Sti.

"Farabi Library Automation Systems" | Sinan Kuşdoğan 


"Innovative Interfaces- Company and Product Update" | Graham Woodruff


Edward Elgar

"Edward Elgar Publishing - Elgaronline" | Hilary Quinn 


15:00 - 15:25

Thomson Reuters

"State-of-the-Art Research Evaluation Tools based on Advanced Citation Analysis " | Faryar Fatemi 


"Sage presents innovative resources for the future of your library: eBooks, Video and More" | Mark Lord 

YORDAM Bilgi Teknolojileri Ltd. Şti.

"First In The RFID World : "Smart White Hand Terminal"" | Muzaffer Kaleli 



15:30 - 15:55


"Structural and Functional Analysis of Professional Associations: ÜNAK and ACRL Samples" | Mehmet Fatih Kumsel


"Your library. Your direction. Your choice" | Maria Magoula




 * Simultaneous translation services will be provided by ANKOS during the presentations in the Blue Hall.


16:00 - 16:30          Break

16:30 - 18:00          Panel | Main Hall    

                                  Mobile Libraries by Examples

                                  Chair: Göknur Arslan | Head of Departments of Library and Documentation, İstanbul Technical University


                                  Kamil Mehmet Özkan | Coordinator, Digital Publishing, SkyLibrary, THY             

                                  Jale Akbaş | Project Coordinator, T.C. Ministry of National Education

                                  Mehmet Üneş | Disability Support Unit, Assistant Coordinator, Kastamonu University

 20:00-                     Gala Dinner


April 11, 2015  Saturday   

09:30 - 10:15           Seminar  | Main Hall    

                                    Developing Mobile Applications for Information Services


                                    Orçun Madran | Instructor, Hacettepe University

                                   Description: Nowadays information center (or library) in each level have to provide their services accessible from mobile platforms. At this point, institution's online catalog or Web site compatibility for mobile browsers is not enough for user experience and satisfaction. Institutions should create mobile applications to ensure the highest level of mobile ecosystem benefits. In this seminar, a road map will be generated for institutions which will need to develop mobile applications with their own resources. Also mobile application development steps will be designed and described for institutions


10:15 – 11:00           Panel | Main Hall    

                                    Open Access Initiative in Turkey

                                    Chair: Sönmez Çelik | Library Director, Doğuş University


                                    Prof.Dr Yaşar Tonta | Hacettepe University

                                    Dr. Burcu Bulut | Open Access and Institutional Repositories Group, ANKOS 

                                    Gültekin Gürdal | Open Access and Institutional Repositories Group, ANKOS

                                 Description: This year, we 'll go beyond open access to publications  in the Open Access Panel and examine open data, research data management, OA policies of publishers along with the opportunities they offer, and discuss what can be done to present the expectations with regards to OA clauses to be included in institutional and consortial agreements signed with publishers.  In addition, we'll provide progress reports on ongoing OA projects in Turkey.

11:00 - 11:20             Break


11:20 - 12:20           ANKOS Working Groups Presentations | Main Hall   

                                    Chair: Ertuğrul Çimen | Library Director, MEF University

                                    Ata Türkfıdanı | Importance of Reciprocal Protection of the  Licensees’ and Licensors’ Rights | Licence Agreements Group, ANKOS 

                                    Public Relations Group | Preparations 2014-15, ANKOS

                                    Derya Soğuksu | The Usage of E-Resources in Turkey Based on ANKOS Data | User Statistics Group, ANKOS 

                                    Sema Çelikbaş | Toward ILDS 2015 | Cooperation Working Group, ANKOS


12:20 - 12:30             Wishes and Closing

12:30 - 13:30             Lunch

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