Attending: Buffton, Clow, Cox, Evans, Gillis, Ma, Perkins, Pribek, Stapleton, Strigenz.
Notified absent: Gray, Wegner.
Annual report from last year distributed & highlighted:
- Research Day presentation
- department visits by outreach librarian
- increased J & M term hours for library
- improvements to Faculty Web Page
- Pribek elected chair, by consensus: plan for series of hearings for academic colleges and student body to elicit comment on current use of library and future need/desire; definition of library with development of electronic storage/retrieval of data
- Haro cannot attend; chair will consult Senate for replacement
- subcommittees will be appointed at a later meeting
New card catalog for library users will be on line by Summer 1999, "Endeavor/Voyager": will offer more search options than present system.
Possible committee study
- Library Instruction program
- Reading in the Curriculum
Next Meeting: Oct 23, Friday, 11am, 120 Murphy Library (Stefan Smith and Cris Prucha plan to attend)
Notes compiled by T. Pribek