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CALM Agenda - ALA Midwinter 2014

SAA-ALA-AAM Joint Committee on Libraries, Archives, and Museums (CALM)
Sunday, January 26, 2014, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Philadelphia Convention Center, 111A


  • Introductions
  • Appointment of Notetaker and Review of Minutes
  • Reports
    • ALA (Danielle Plumer)
      • RBMS (Christian Dupont)
      • PARS (Becky Ryder)
    • AAM (Nik Honeysett)
    • SAA (Su Kim Chung)
    • IMLS (Robert Horton)
    • Other Reports
  • Old Business
    • Programs for Annual Meetings
      Theme:  Twenty-First-Century LAM Education
      Twenty-first century libraries, archives, and museums require people with twenty-first century skills. This session will look at the range of expectations and opportunities for new and seasoned professionals including certification, credentialing, badging, portfolios, and more.
      Speakers: Maureen Sullivan, David Ferriero, Renee Hobbes, Holly Witchey
      • AAM 2014 (Seattle, WA): Monday, May 19, 1:45-3 p.m.
      • ALA 2014 (Las Vegas, NV): Saturday, June 28, 1:00-2:30 p.m.
      • SAA 2014 (Washington, D.C.): ???
  • New Business
    • ALA: Center for the Future of Libraries (Mary Ghikas)
    • sxswLAM: South by Southwest Interactive + Libraries + Archives + Museums (Carson Block)
    • ALA Committee Reporting Changes
    • Other New Business