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128Re: [ccaomlcaom] Re: april meeting in san francisco

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  • jim emdy
    Apr 1, 2008
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      thank you for your response.  I don't think we can set up such a webcast. i understand that it may not even be possible to set up some kind of conference call arrangement for some other committee due to expense.

      thorns2go <rhawthorne@...> wrote:
      Hello to all,
      I will not be able to attend the meeting. Any chance that a webinar
      (for example) could be set up? There are several who will not be
      able to attend but are still interested.

      Thanks to Jim for the many postings. I have found them to be very

      As for the request info. - here goes.
      1. We do not have a research program or doctoral program here. We
      have a masters level acupuncture and massage therapy (both Chinese
      and Western) program.

      2. Online journal and resource materials: I found that Association
      of Academic and Research Libraries (ACRL) has an extensive
      collection of suggested internet resources posted for Complementary
      and alternative medicine. I am wanting to set up a library website,
      within the the school's website, that can include these suggested
      links as additional resources.

      3. I for one am benefiting from this group collaboration.

      4. I prefer the idea of moving on into online catalog versus the
      unionization method. I am still trying to get approval to post the
      catalog online.

      5. Collection: Covers all programs offered here.
      Approx. 1,000 titles plus journals and a small AV collection.

      6. Catolog software, currently, is ResourceMate 2.0 (I do not

      7. Staff: I am solo librarian (currently a MLIS student). I also
      double as the school's admin. assistant.

      8. Student enrollment is 200.

      Hope that helps!

      --- In ccaomlcaom@yahoogro ups.com, "emd89bz" <emd89bz@... > wrote:
      > Here is the schedule for the library committee meeting in San
      > Francisco in april:
      > CCAOM Meeting Information
      > The Spring Meeting of the Council will be held
      > April 30 - May 3, 2008 at the Hotel Kabuki in San Francisco
      > (Additional information will be posted to the schedule as it
      > available)
      > Wednesday
      > April 30
      > 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm Library Committee
      > Here is a suggested agenda:
      > 1. Impact of doctoral program decisions on library resources.
      > 2. Current awareness journal/resource materials: Can it all be
      > online?
      > 3. Continued efforts at cooperation and mutual assistance.
      > 4. Internet vs "Union" connections: Libraries sharing the same
      > software, e.g. Libraryworld, can share catalog records.
      > 5. Overview of library sizes, collection, etc.
      > To this end, I would like each member of the group to let me know
      > some basic information about the library:
      > Number of titles
      > Number of total physical volumes
      > Software used to catalog and manage the collection
      > number of staff
      > Professional librarian: on site?
      > number of students served
      > Hope to see many of you in San Francisco in April.
      > Jim Emdy

      You rock. That's why Blockbuster's offering you one month of Blockbuster Total Access, No Cost.

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