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Spring 2024 ODI Conformance Statement Workshop for Libraries


Struggling to fill out the ODI Conformance Statement for Libraries? Need some help in determining how to approach this work for your institution? Join ODI Standing Committee Library Representatives for a one-hour presentation to learn more about ODI and library conformance, get tips on how to approach each area of conformance, and use a provided worksheet to create an action plan for next steps in preparing and publishing your institution’s conformance statement.

Confirmed speakers: Teresa Hazen, Department Head, Collection Services, University of Arizona; Geoffrey Morse, Interim Head of Research Services, Northwestern University; and Ken Varnum, Senior Program Manager and Discovery Strategist, University of Michigan.

Event Sessions

ODI Conformance Statement Workshop for Libraries


Teresa Hazen

Dept Head, Collections Services
University of Arizona Libraries

Geoffrey Morse

Interim Head of Research Services
Northwestern University Libraries

Ken Varnum

Senior Program Manager and Discovery Strategist
University of Michigan Library

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Additional Information

Attendees receive sign-on instructions upon registration, as well as event reminders one week, and one day prior to the virtual event. If you are unsure of how to access the webinar by the day before an event, please contact NISO headquarters for assistance via email ( 

Links to the archived recording of the broadcast are distributed to registrants 24-48 hours following the close of the live event. The embedded video is posted to the NISO event page.

Broadcast Platform

NISO uses the Zoom platform for purposes of broadcasting our live events. Zoom provides apps for a variety of computing devices (tablets, laptops, etc.) To view the broadcast, you will need a device that supports the Zoom app. Attendees may also choose to listen just to audio on their phones. Sign-on credentials include the necessary dial-in numbers, if that is your preference. Once notified of their availability, recordings may be downloaded from the Zoom platform to your machine for local viewing.