New UL at Santa Barbara, Brenda Johnson
Laine Farley position at CDL approved as executive director of the California Digital Library (CDL)
|UCI||Lorelei Tanji, Chair|
|LAUC||Mary Linn Bergstrom, UCSD|
HOPS - working on "Next Big Idea" for Public Services
Electronic Chat has become very popular
Review of statistics collected and reported to ARL, ACRL, UCOP
Looking at statistics collected and how they are used for?
Next Generation Melvyl pilot continues
UC digital collections review, infrastructure and requirement
Task Force on Digital Collections
Initiative looking at project management across the UC system
Following on VDX implementation process and to develop skills for project management expertise moving forward.
LTAG focusing on collaborative work tools and those to recommend across the UC system, with pressure on travel funds and systemwide workgroups
LTAG experimenting with workgroup wikis
Review of contracts, such as Elsevier
Springer E-Book contract with Open Access clause
CDC briefing document for UC collections going forward.
The space crunch in RLFs - what to do with physical collections, perhaps linking with other groups across the country
Electronic project on ETD pilot taking place.