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WESS Publications Committee meeting, Annual 2016

Saturday, June 25, 2016
10:30 am to 11:30 am, US/Eastern

ACRL WESS Publications Committee

 ALA Annual Conference Meeting 2016


Saturday 25 June 2016

10:30-11:30 AM, Eastern “Daylight Savings” Time

Hyatt Regency Orlando

Bayhill 29  (Lobby level)


All are welcome at this public meeting, which will be held as part of the WESS Joint Committees Meeting.


I.          Welcome and introductions

II.         WESSWeb

Including report from Dick Hacken (WESS Webmaster), with updates on

  •  The functioning of the site with SiteGround, our website host:

Possible need to upgrade our service license again

  •  Updating and maintaining WESSWeb pages
  •  The project of developing and organizing the page featuring notable collections supporting European studies

III.       WESS-L

  •  Update on list administrator position
  • Discussion of any next steps

IV.       WESS discussion group lists

Update on the process of switching lists over to ALA hosting

V.        WESS Newsletter

  • Report from Jen Bonnet (Newsletter editor)
  • Discussion about the “What am I reading?” column

VI.       Publications Committee meeting for Midwinter 2017

Discussion about the venue

VII.      Other business, as may arise


Rebecca R. Malek-Wiley  (Tulane University)

WESS Publications Committee chair, 2015/2016