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Susan Hornung-IL (staff)'s picture

AGENDA - Just Ask Online Meeting - 03/20/15

Just Ask Meeting Online Friday, March 20th at 1:00 to 2:00 pm CDT

Just Ask will meet online tomorrow

Dial in information:

Dial: 866-714-4933

Passcodes:  Participant: 76286198 (share with participants)



Introductions:   Moderator; Diana Shonrock

  1. 1.       Planning a Webinar to occur before Summer ALA

Webinar form - http://www.ala.org/rusa/sites/ala.org.rusa/files/content/development/RUSA-Webinar-Proposal-Form-2014-15.pdf

Possible Speakers as discussed at Midwinter – Please correct me if I’m wrong.

  1. a.       Debra Colwell-Stone or Kristin Pekoll – ALA/OFI
  2. b.      Ben Bizzle – marketer – “Start a revolution like a library” --- Patron based
  3. c.       Jeanne Allen – library marketer
  4. d.      Mary Abler – Vision Intern LAPL
  5. e.      Social Media – Lorri Mon; Florida State [Peter Bromberg – a contact]


Discussion:  Volunteers




  1. 2.       Creating the Prototype Poster

Librarian Wardrobe – Nicolette  - Happy Birthday!!!

Poster Development – Marianne?? And Cathay





  1. 3.       Writing an “Emerging Leaders” Proposal

http://www.ala.org/educationcareers/emerging-leaders-project-proposal-submission-guidelines  Due in October




  1. 4.       Defining our Committee Charge – next meeting



  1. 5.       Defining “reference librarian”
Joseph Thompson's picture

Hi Diana, I should be able to join for the first half hour tomorrow, but then will need to leave for an off-site meeting.  Talk with you then!


Joseph Thompson

RUSA President 2014-2015


Senior Administrator - Public Services

Harford County Public Library

1221-A Brass Mill Road

Belcamp, MD 21017


410-273-5601 x2249 (office)

om: ALA Connect [mailto:connect@ala.org]

Nicolette Sosulski's picture

http://www.nextnature.net/2015/02/interview-bruce-sterling-on-the-convergence-of-humans-and-machines/Nicolette Warisse Sosulski, MLIS

"The public library is the most dangerous place in town." John Ciardi