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    I am sorry to be unable to attend the upcoming meeting, but I have filled out the questionnaire below. Andrea Kurtz, LAc Librarian Seattle Institute of
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      I am sorry to be unable to attend the upcoming meeting, but I have filled out the questionnaire below.

      Andrea Kurtz, LAc
      Librarian

      Seattle Institute of Oriental Medicine
      916 NE 65th Street
      Seattle, WA 98115
      www.siom.edu



      --- On Thu, 3/26/09, jimemdy <jimemdy@...> wrote:
      From: jimemdy <jimemdy@...>
      Subject: [ccaomlcaom] aprilmeeting in sacramento
      To: ccaomlcaom@yahoogroups.com
      Date: Thursday, March 26, 2009, 1:16 PM

      this is a reminder of the upcoming meeting of CCAOM in Sacramento in April, from 22nd to 25th. the library committee will meet on Thursday April 23 at 1:30, location to be determined. Please plan to attend and in advance, please submit agenda items.

      Pursuant to formation of a consortium of OM libraries, I have prepared a brief questionnaire. Please take a moment to fill out and share with other listserv members. we will discuss further in April

      March 26, 2009

      Questionnaire on library resources.

      Name of Library_____ Seattle Institute of Oriental Medicine Library
      Number of students____31
      Professional librarian on staff ()Yes (x)No

      Library software used________ none - old-school card catalog, excel spreadsheets for the catalog
      Libraries sharing your catalog(same software)"Union" Catalogs____ _________ ______
      Approximate number of titles(not physical volumes)____ 2500

      Approximate number of physically held journal titles:___ 70
      On-line journal databases used________ Wang Fan Database (Chinese Language)
      Other online databases:__ _________ _________ _________ _____
      Affiliations with other institutions? ____Our students can use the University of Washington and Bastyr Libraries

      Resources your library could share with other libraries:
      ____________ _________ _________ _________ _____
      ____________ _________ _________ _________ _____
      ____________ _________ _________ _________ _____

      Is your institution/ library interested in developing a formal consortium of OM libraries?
      ()Yes ()No possibly - we are super small, with just one very part-time librarian
      What services would your library like a consortium to provide?
      ____________ _________ _________ _________ _________ __
      ____________ _________ _________ _________ _________ __

      Sample from Five Branches University
      March 26, 2009

      Questionnaire on library resources.

      Name of Library__Five Branches University__ _________ _________ _________ _________
      Number of students____ 350______ _________ _
      Professional librarian on staff (x)Yes ()No

      Library software used____LibraryWorl d 2.0_________ _________
      Libraries sharing your catalog(same software)"Union" Catalogs___2 schools_____ _________ __
      Approximate number of titles(not physical volumes)___4000_ ________

      Approximate number of physically held journal titles:__20_ ______
      On-line journal databases used___Pubmed, MDConsult, Acubriefs, Cochrane ____________ _________ ____
      Other online databases:__ ___Planetree library_____ _________ _________ ______
      Affiliations with other institutions? __Dominican Hospital, Good Sam Hospital Los Gatos; links to public libraries; borrowing privileges at UC Santa Cruz________ _________ ______

      Resources your library could share with other libraries:
      _______help with cataloging, advice on collections and categorizations; ____________ _________ _________ _______
      ____________ _________ _________ _________ _____
      ____________ _________ _________ _________ _____

      Is your institution/ library interested in developing a formal consortium of OM libraries?
      (x)Yes ()No
      What services would your library like a consortium to provide?
      _purchase of additional databases; ____________ _________ _________ _________ _________ _
      ____________ _________ _________ _________ _________ __


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