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C&RL News meeting agenda, ALA Annual 2015

C&RL News Editorial Board Meeting Agenda

ALA Annual Conference, San Francisco

June 28, 2015, 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Hilton San Francisco Union Square, Continental 8-9

  • Introductions
  • Adoption of agenda and appointment of recorder
  • Transitions
    • New chair
    • Those cycling off
    • Those joining
  • Editor’s report and discussion, including:
    • Review of recent issues
    • Report on readership statistics and trends
    • Potential new international librarianship column
    • Future covers and potential topics and authors
  • Report on the Annual Work Plan
    • Review of 2014-2015 work accomplished
    • Discussion of 2015-2016 Work Plan
  • Midwinter meeting
    • Decision about 2016 meeting (i.e., virtual or face-to-face)
  • Other items of interest

Charge:  The Editorial Board serves in an advisory capacity to the Editor on all policy matters concerning editorial content or format.  Tasks:

  • To react to ideas for development of C&RL News that have been proposed by the Editor.
  • To suggest ways in which C&RL News might be improved in format or content.
  • To provide the Editor with information regarding trends in the field that might affect future directions or content of C&RL News.
  • To suggest new editorial features, either regular or irregular, for consideration by the Editor. To assist the Editor in developing editorial policies.
Sarah Murphy's picture

Hi Cass,

Thanks for the agenda. I have read David's report and am happy to learn that 1-2 articles are being added per issue. I am unable to attend ALA this year, so will miss the meeting. I can monitor this space and add comments.