MHLS Continuing Education / Professional Development Advisory Committee
October 24, 2006
MHLS Auditorium | 10:00am - 2:00pm

In attendance: Sally Alderdice, Linda Deubert (chair), Carol Donick, Bruce George, Phyllis Keaton, Joanne Meyer, Kelly Tomaseski, Wendy Fuller
Staff: Merribeth Advocate, Rebekkah Smith Aldrich, Lauren Muffs

Attendance and program statistics 2006

Library Administration Program Update

Upcoming 2007 - Quality Services is the #1 Goal (note: items indicated as were suggested during the committee meeting)

Action Items

  1. CL staff will look into committee suggestions for Subject Guides.
  2. M. Advocate will contact RCLS, WLS and UHLS for CE partnership opportunities in 2007.
  3. M. Advocate will send letters to directors and trustees encouraging participation at the DA and in CE opportunities.
  4. M. Advocate will send DA Steering Committee a listing of suggested topics for brief inclusion in DA meetings.
  5. Committee recommends to the Resource Sharing Committee that they develop a policy to address problematic data entry personnel in member libraries (suggestions: targeted invitations passed through director; individual training with a problem library)

Rebekkah Smith Aldrich & Merribeth Advocate