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2010 Midwinter EBSS Curriculum Materials Committee Agenda

EBSS/Curriculum Materials Committee

 ALA Midwinter 2010 Virtual Meeting

Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2009

1:00-3:00 p.m. EST


I.    Call to order

II.  Announcements

III.  Approval of minutes from Annual meeting held Sat., July 11, 2009, in Chicago, IL.  

       (Cindy will email)

 IV.   Current Projects—“Webliography” (con’t)


  1. Contributors http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/acrl/about/sections/ebss/cimc/contributorsa/contrib.cfm
  2. Inclusion Criteria


  1. Where do we go from here? 
  1.  Keep these areas:
    1. Children’s and YA Lit—Book Awards (under this is Lorna’s area)
    2. Associations
    3. Lesson Plans and Teaching Activities
  2. Add these
    1. Review Journals
    2. Publishers
  1. Focus more narrowly on CMC related websites:  lesson plans and resources for CMCs
  2. Add/transfer to ALA Connect—create our own wiki/webliography
    1. Ownership responsibility of maintenance transfers to the committee rather than to the previous individuals who are too difficult to track down
    2. Each member of the committee takes an area to update/maintain
    3. Keep current committee names on wiki

V.  Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act discussion

VI. Other projects/ideas

  1.  New Chairperson—TBD by ALA Annual  (I am hopeful I can serve on the committee for another year, but I don’t think I can serve as chair…)
  2. Who will be at Midwinter?  No official meeting of the CMC committee

VII. Adjournment