EBSS Committee Meeting Times & Agendas ALA Annual 2017

Meeting agendas will be posted as they become available. For other events, see the EBSS ALA Annual 2017 Programs and Events.

As usual, many of our committees meet at our consolidated all-committees meeting on Saturday morning, but please consult the list of meetings to confirm each committee time and location:

All-committees Meeting

Saturday, June 24th, 10:00 - 11:30 a.m., Hilton Chicago, Waldorf Room

Advisory Council

Sunday, June 25th, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m., Hilton Chicago, International North

Electronic Resources in Communication Studies Committee (Virtual Meeting)

Monday, August 14, 11:00 a.m. EST 

  1. Welcome and Introductions
  2. Library Resources for Communication Studies LibGuide
    1. Guides Checklist
    2. Status report for subject areas assigned in 2016-17 and reassignment for 2017-18
    3. What to do about New media / cyberculture page
    4. Dated or Duplicated Assets
    5. Database description
    6. Standardization for naming boxes
    7. Deadline for publication
  3. Long term / big picture committee goals
  4. Other business

ERIC Users Committee

Saturday, June 24th, 10:00 - 11:30 a.m., Hilton Chicago, Waldorf Room

  1. Welcome
  2. Update from ERIC Project Manager
  3. Questions from the Committee
  4. Update on ERIC Libguide Project
  5. New Committee Chairs
  6. Adjourn

Executive Committee

Monday, June 26th, 8:30 - 10:00 a.m., Hilton Chicago, Conference Room 4K

Instruction for Educators Committee (Virtual Meeting)

Thursday, June 15, 2017, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm PST, Meeting via Google Hangouts: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/unlv.edu/ebss-ife
  1. Greetings
  2. Lesson Plan Project Update
    • Committee member progress updates re: project
    • Decide on format/venue for sharing our work, next steps
  3. Further questions or suggestions

Publications and Communications Committee (Virtual Meeting)

Friday, June 30, 2017, 12:00 p.m. CDT, Meeting via conference call: 800-843-8482 x2801

  1. Introductions
  2. Report from EBSS EB & Advisory Board Annual Meetings
  3. Update from Publications Committee Chair
  4. Update from Webmaster/Assistant Webmaster
  5. Update from Newsletter Editor
  6. Update from Listserv Administrator
  7. Update on Current Publications Committee Projects
  8. Unfinished Business
  9. New Business
    1. EBSS Publications Committee Fall Meeting
Related Documents: Minutes from 2017 Midwinter Meeting: http://connect.ala.org/node/264780

Psychology Committee (Virtual Meeting)

Thursday, June 1, 2017, 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. EDT. Contact Cheri Smith at csmith@nd.edu for connection information.
  1. Welcome/Introductions
  2. Final review of EBSS LibGuide for Psychology Librarians (http://acrl.libguides.com/ebss/psychology)
  3. Information Literacy Framework for Psychology next steps
  4. New Business 
  5. Old Business
  6. Adjournment

Reference Sources and Services Committee (Virtual Meeting)

Friday, August 18, 2017, 12:00 pm EST, meeting via Adobe Connect

  1. Review of Agenda
  2. Ask someone to take minutes
  3. Introduction of committee members
  4. Approval of minutes from ALA Annual
  5. Review committee charge
  6. Discussion of reference sources survey
  7. Open discussion

Research Committee

Saturday, June 24, 2017, 10:00 - 11:30 a.m., Hilton Chicago Waldorf Room

  1. Introductions
  2. Members rolling off, members rolling on
  3. Last minute details for the Research Forum
  4. Adjourn

Scholarly Communication Committee (Virtual Meeting)

Thursday, June 19, 2017, 12:00 – 1:30pm CST, via Google Hangouts. Contact Ericka Raber at ericka-raber@uiowa.edu for connection information.
  1. Scholarly Communications Campus Updates
  2. Scholarly Communication Libguide
  3. Open Access Fall Email Push – planning
  4. Outreach to publishers and foundations – next steps
  5. Committee Transition