July 16, 2001
|Director, New Brunswick Libraries|
|From:||Myoung C. Wilson|
|Chair, New Brunswick Libraries Information Services Group|
Subject: Annual Report
The following are highlights of the activities of the New Brunswick Libraries (NBL) Information Services Steering Group (ISSG) carried out on behalf of the NBL Information Services Group during the academic year 2000-2001.
In the June election of 2001, the New Brunswick Librarians re-elected Myoung C. Wilson as Chair for another two-year term, 2001-2003. Myoung C. Wilson was also appointed by the Director of the New Brunswick Libraries as the NBL representative to the University Libraries' Public Services Council.
The NBL PC Working Group was created during the Spring semester 2001 in order to provide a forum for coordination of local issues such as reallocation of PCs, acquisition of replacement PCs, establishing procedural guidelines and facilitating communication and information dissemination between local PC coordinators, Systems, PCWG, and groups within the NBL. The Group will be under the able leadership of Stephanie Bartz who will represent this Group to the Information Services Steering Group.
During this reporting period, the following librarians served as members of the Information Services Steering Group. Due to resignations and sabbatical leaves, reference team leadership has been assumed by a number of colleagues.
Chair - M. Wilson
Vice Chairs - J. Cassel and P. Page
Reference Team Leaders --
E. Gilbert, Alexander
P. Page, Branch Libraries
M. Kesselmnan (from October, 2000 through February 2001) and K. Denda (March , 2001 to present), Douglass
J. Cassel, Kilmer
P. Piermatt, LSM
Common Knowledge Database Team Liaison*- R. Jantz
Reference [Collection] Subgroup Liaison* - E. Gilbert
RUL Instructional Services Group Liaison* - J. Cassel
Associate Members (Library Reference Associates.) - K. McGuire, U. Swamy, Tony Joachim, Nita Mukerjee, Roger Smith
(*Subgroups of ISSG)
Beginning July 1, 2001, Kevin Mulcahy will become acting Reference Team leadership for Alexander Library due to Ellen Gilbert's resignation.
Jeris Cassel at LSM
Pat Piermatti at Kilmer
Linda Langschied at Chang
Tom Glynn at Douglass
Scott Hines at LSM
Kayo Denda at Alex
Sara Harrington at Alex
Kevin Mulcahy at Douglass
Ryan Womack at Alex
Eileen Stec at LSM
Sue Peters and Linda Cifelli(Coordinators)
cc: Members of the NBLISSG