Report 2000/2001


The committee presented the following programs; attendance is given in parentheses:


Lunch & Chat (11) October 17, 2000; 11:30AM-1:30PM Silo Café & Pub


Fall Reception (27) November 2, 2000; 5:30-7:30PM; L. Kennedy’s home; introduced Myra Appel, Gennie Bostock, Lisa Jerant; absent were: Linda Peabody, Mary Taylor, Daniel Goldstein


“Campus Enterprise Initiative”. Mark McNamee, (40) Nov. 30, 2000; 2:00-3:30PM 2nd Fl.; generated many questions; excellent program


“Pulling a Rabbit out of a Hat: The Invisible Web De-Mystified". Joe Barker, Teaching Library, UC Berkeley, (52) March 8th, 2001, 1:30-3:00PM, 2nd Fl; many comments on the educational value of the program; one request that we repeat the presentation


Lunch & Chat (11) April 5, 2001, 11:30AM-1:30PM Silo Café & Pub


Picnic Day Open House (772) April 21, 2001, 11:00AM-1:00PM Shields Library


“Treasures of Special Collections”, John Skarstad, University Archivist, (40) May 16, 2001, 1:30-3:00PM, 2nd Floor Instruction Room; several requests received for another program on materials housed in Special Collections


All programs were successful and well attended. All committee members contributed to the work in providing ideas for programs and organizing and helping with the set up and refreshments for the presentations.


Future Program Suggestions:

E-Book Presentation

Special Collections Program – John Sherlock Rare Book Material

LAUC-D Member Research Project Presentation- Hans Rocke

Electric Hybrid Cars/Andrew Franck (Mech & Aero Engr)

Lake Tahoe Study/Dr. Charles Goldman

UCD Bookstore Presentation

Update on Access to GPO Electronic Resources

Licensing & Access to electronic journals - Karl Kocher


Program Committee Membership:

Karleen Darr, Chair

Erin Murphy, Vice-Chair, Chair-Elect

Carolyn Kopper

Jerry Thompson