EBSS 2018 Midwinter Meeting Schedule and Agendas

Agendas will be added as they become available.

Advisory Council

Date: January 12, 2018
Time: 3:00 p.m. EST
Connection Information: WebEx Meeting

  1. Approval of Agenda
  2. Minutes
  3. Committee Report
  4. Other Business

Full Agenda: http://connect.ala.org/node/271772

Curriculum Materials Committee

Date: January 16, 2018
Time: 1:00 p.m. EST
Connection Information: Contact James Rosenzweig at jrosenzweig@ewu.edu for login credentials and information about accessing the virtual meeting.

  • The meeting's agenda includes discussion and voting on final edits to the "Guide to Writing CMC Collection Development Policies" and a vote regarding forwarding the edited document to the EBSS Publications Committee for approval; discussion regarding the committee's next major project; and discussion regarding whether the committee wants to take over maintenance of a comprehensive online literature review for all scholarship related to CMCs.

Education Committee

Date: Janaury 29, 2018
Time: 2:00 p.m. EST
Connection Information: WebEx

  1. Welcome,reintroductions,and updates
  2. Discuss Slack channel for committee communication and collaboration
  3. Follow up on collaboration with EBSS Online Research Committee(OLRC)Meeting
  4. Consider state of other ongoing projects and focus on new project ideas

Full Agenda: http://connect.ala.org/node/272252

E-Resources in Communication Studies

Date: Janaury 8, 2018
Time: 1:00 p.m. EST
Connection Information: Zoom Meeting

  1. Introductions, Attendance
  2. Progress Report by individual members: subject guide status as of 1/8/18
  3. Reminder of Guides Checklist
  4. Open Discussion

ERIC Users Committee

Date: February 9, 2018
Time: 1:00 p.m. CST
Connection Information:
WebEx Meeting

  1. Introductions
  2. ERIC update from Erin Pollard, Education Research Analyst at the IES
  3. New ERIC Widget - https://eric.ed.gov/?widget
  4. LibGuide Project
  5. Future plans

Executive Committee

Date: January 19, 2018
Time: 3:00 p.m. EST
Connection Information: WebEx Meeting

  1. Approval of Agenda
  2. Minutes
  3. Officer Reports
  4. Old Business
  5. New Business
  6. Annoucements

Full Agenda: http://connect.ala.org/node/271773

Higher Education Committee

Date: February 9, 2018
Time: 10:00 p.m. CST
Connection Information: Contact Sarah French at sfrench@ilstu.edu for call

  1. Old Business
  2. Review last month's discussion
  3. Survey
  4. New Business
  5. Interest in chair position

Instruction for Educators Committee

Date: January 8, 2018
Time: 3:00 p.m. EST
Connection Information: Google Hangouts

  1. Welcome and Announcements
  2. Old Business
  3. New Business
  4. Wrap Up/Adjournment

Full Agenda: Google Docs

Membership and Orientaion Committee

Date: March 12 , 2018
Time: 10:00 p.m. CST
Connection Information: WebEx

  1. Welcome and Introduction
  2. ALA annual in New Orleans and Housekeeping
  3. How to support EBSS 50th celebration party in New Orleans
  4. How to recruit new members and how to help new members based on the discussion we had in last fall committee meeting
  5. Other Business

Online Research Committee

Date: January 16, 2018
Time: 11:00 a.m. EST
Connection Information: WebEx Meeting (929 537 346)

  1. Welcome and introductions
  2. Approval of minutes from September 27, 2017
  3. Announcements from EBSS Midwinter Advisory Board Meeting
  4. New Business
  5. Next Meeting
  6. Ajourn

Psychology Committee

Date: December 12, 2017
Time: 2:00 p.m. EST
Connection Information: Contact Kimberly Miller at kimberlymiller@towson.edu for a link to the meeting.

Our primary agenda item is to continue progress discussing the Information Literacy Framework Companion for Psychology. 

Publications and Communications Committee

Date: Janaury 22, 2018
Time: 2:00 p.m. CST
Connection Information: Conference call: 800-843-8482 x2801

  1. Introductions
  2. Update from Publications Committee Chair
  3. Update from Webmaster/Assistant Webmaster
  4. Update from Newsletter Editor
  5. Update on Current Publications Committee
  6. Unfinished Business
  7. New Business

Related Documents: Minutes from 2017 Annual Meeting: http://connect.ala.org/node/268747

Reference Sources and Services Committee

Date: Janaury 22, 2018
Time: 12:00 p.m. EST
Connection Information: Adobe Connect

  1. Review of Agenda
  2. Ask someone to take minutes
  3. Approval of previous minutes
  4. IRB has been approved
  5. Survey
  6. Literature Review

Research Committee

Date: February 2, 2018
Time: 10:00 a.m. PDT
Connection Information: Google Hangouts

  1. Greetings
  2. Discuss CFP, scoring rubric and timeline for this year’s event

Scholarly Communication

Date: January 22, 2018
Time: 2:00 p.m. EST
Connection Information: Contact Mandy Havert, mhavert@nd.edu

  1. Introductions
  2. ScholarlyCommunications @Your Institution Updates
  3. Debrief the October 2017 OA Email Push
  4. Participation for Fair Use Week(February 26-March 2, 2017)
  5. MidWinter Attendance
  6. Other Topics