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November 17, 2010

Midwinter 2011 Agendas

Filed under: Uncategorized — ccovert @ 2:38 pm

Agendas are due December 3.


  1. The Publications and Research Committee will be meeting virtually on Friday, December 3rd at 10am PST. Please consider joining our meeting:
    Call: 559-546-1000
    Access code: 171775#

    Mark your calendars to also join the Arts Section’s Discussion Forum, scheduled for Wednesday, January 5th at 11am PST. More details to come!

    Here’s the agenda:

    –Recent publications highlights
    –Discussion Forum
    –Anything else

    Comment by Publications & Research Committee — November 18, 2010 @ 2:18 pm | Reply

  2. The Strategic Planning Committee will meet Saturday Jan 8th from 8:00 am to 10:00 am in the New York room of the
    San Diego Marriott and Marina – MAR.

    Agenda: The strategic planning process ACRL leaders began last year will result in a draft of ACRL’s new strategic plan early January 2011. The ARTS SPC will review the ACRL strategic plan with an eye for developing an ARTS section environmental scan and strategic plan.

    Comment by Michael Pearce — December 1, 2010 @ 2:52 pm | Reply

  3. The Nominating 2011 Committee will not meet at Midwinter. We conducted our work in the summer and fall, and have submitted the following nominations for the ACRL/ALA 2011 election:

    -Vice Chair/Chair Elect: Alessia Zanin-Yost, Western Carolina University
    -Secretary: Ann Medaille, University of Nevada, Reno

    Comment by William Hemmig — December 3, 2010 @ 10:06 am | Reply

  4. Here is the agenda for our Executive/Membership Meeting. Please let me know if there are things you would like me to add. I have posted this on ALA Connect too.
    ACRL Arts Section Executive Committee/General Membership Meeting
    ALA Midwinter 2011
    Virtual Meeting via Dimdim
    Wednesday, January 12, 2011, 1pm EST


    Welcome and Introductions
    Acceptance of Annual 2010 – Washington, DC minutes
    General Announcements
    Report on Midwinter 2011 – San Diego, Meetings of ACRL Leadership Council and Communities of Practice Assembly
    Report from Adam Burling, ACRL Program Coordinator
    Report from Mark Emmons, ACRL Board Liaison
    Report from Vice Chair
    Old Business:
    New Business:
    • ACRL Strategic Planning – review draft ACRL strategic plan
    • ACRL Draft Plan for Excellence Feedback
    • Proposed Schedule for ALA Annual 2012 – New Orleans
    Saturday, June 25
    All Committees – 8-10am
    Discussion Forum – 10:30-12pm (same room as All Committees)
    Dance Librarians – 1:30-3:30pm
    Film and Broadcast – 4-5:30pm
    Sunday, June 26
    Executive/General Membership – 10:30-12pm
    Program – 1:30-3:30pm
    Digital Arts Discussion Group – 4-5:30pm (same building as Program)
    Possible trip to see exhibit on Artists’ Books and possible lecture by Vamp and Tramp Booksellers at NOLA at Annual.
    • Virtual Meeting Feedback
    Reports of Committee Chairs/Discussion Group Conveners:
    • Program Planning 2011
    • Program Planning 2012
    • Nominating 2011
    • Nominating 2012
    • Strategic Planning
    • Membership & Outreach
    • Publication & Research
    • Digital Technologies and the Arts
    • Digital Arts Discussion Group (DAD)
    • Dance Librarian Discussion Group
    • Film & Broadcast Librarian Discussion Group
    Member Announcements

    Comment by ccovert — December 3, 2010 @ 4:18 pm | Reply

  5. Membership and Outreach Committee Virtual Meeting
    Tuesday, January 4th 10:30-11:30 via Skype

    Welcome, introductions
    Facebook, Twitter, and Blog pages
    Member Emails
    Flyers to Library Schools
    Other business

    All are welcome to join us; just send your Skype user name to Joe Clark (

    Comment by Joe Clark — December 7, 2010 @ 12:23 pm | Reply

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