2013 Annual Council of Voting Members Meeting and Collections Forum
Time: 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Event Contact: Bernie Reilly - breilly [at] crl [dot] edu
Join CRL for the 2013 Annual Council Meeting, which will be held on the web. The meeting consists of two parts:
Business Meeting for Voting Member Representatives
10:00 a.m.–12:00 noon Central Time
The main annual CRL governance event, at which designated representatives of CRL libraries review new and ongoing CRL initiatives, elect new Board members, and vote on the annual budget for the coming fiscal year:
Chair’s ReportSarah Michalak, Associate Provost for Libraries and University Librarian, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Secretary’s ReportLeslie Weir, University Librarian, University of Ottawa
President’s ReportBernard Reilly, President, Center for Research Libraries
Treasurer’s Report and Proposed Budget for FY2014Deborah Carver, Dean of Libraries, University of Oregon
Nomination Report and Election of Board of DirectorsSarah Michalak, Associate Provost for Libraries and University Librarian, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Business meeting documents:
- Proposed CRL Budget for FY2014 (CRL Members Only)
- Annual Report Fiscal Year 2012
- Nominating Committee Report
- Council Minutes 2012 (Draft)
Collections Forum on Science, Technology, and Engineering
1:00–4:00 p.m. Central Time
The Collections Forum will focus on CRL’s Global Resources Partnership in Science, Technology and Engineering with the Linda Hall Library. The rich historical collections of Linda Hall are now available to researchers through CRL libraries. The session will highlight strengths of the Linda Hall collections, survey the uses of historical STE materials in new research, and examine how Linda Hall and CRL are working together to preserve and further develop print research collections in the fields of science, technology, and engineering.
1:00–1:40 p.m. The Linda Hall Library Collections: an OverviewLisa Browar, President, Linda Hall Library
1:40–2:20 p.m. Recent Trends in Research in the Field of the History of ScienceStephen P. Weldon, Assistant Professor of the History of Science, University of Oklahoma, and editor of the Isis Current Bibliography of the History of Science
Recent developments in the methods and the content of research in the history of science, based on data from the Isis Bibliography, and notable differences in digitally based research and hard copy based research.
2:20–3:00 p.m. Access to Historical STE Materials in the U.S. and Canada: Trends in Collecting, Archiving, and DigitizationStephen Bosch, Global Resources Senior Collection Advisor on Science, Technology, and Engineering
3:00–4:00 p.m. Strategic Priorities for the Global Resources STE PartnershipStephen Bosch, Global Resources Senior Collection Advisor on Science, Technology, and Engineering
- Presentation Summary - CRL-LHL Collection Assessment
- Comparison of CRL/LHL Serial Holdings to ARL and Top STE libraries
- Comparison of CRL/LHL Monographic Holdings to ARL and Top STE libraries
View the presentations from CRL’s March 2013 webinar on the Linda Hall partnership.