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EBSS Membership & Orientation 2014 Annual Meeting--Agenda

Agenda: EBSS, Membership and Orientation Committee

ALA/ACRL Education and Behavioral Sciences Section

ALA Annual Meeting

Las Vegas Hotel & Casino, Pavilion 11

Sat., June 28, 9:15-10:45am (Pacific time)

Committee membership:  Ericka Raber (Chair), Marilia Antunez, Jodie Borgerding, Ann Brownson, Katrina Rouan

I.              Welcome / Introductions(2 mins)

a.    Minute taker

II.            EBSS Annual Social, Recap/Debriefing (5 mins)
a. What worked? What didn’t?

b. Posting to facebook

III.           Report on Membership and statistics -Ericka (3 mins)

a.    New, dropped, reinstated membership

b.    Surveys


IV.          Facebook (25 mins)

a.    Overview of stats, best practices

b.    Suggestions for care and feeding


V.            Communication Studies Committee’s survey of Communication Librarians. (What’s next?) 45 responses. For the question of “Do you think making a list of librarian subject experts with contact information available to new librarians would be helpful?” 35 (80%) said Yes and 9 (20%) said No.


VI.          Other business (15 mins)
Consider get-together at midwinter and ACRL? Timelines?
Transition—new chair
Other projects to consider?


VII.         Check-in virtual working meeting (5 mins)

a.    Date range for next meeting?