Instruction Statistics Form (Action: Approve for Library-Wide Use)
Lisa asked if there were any other questions about the web form. The committee agreed to make the web form available to library faculty in January. Lisa will draft a FAQ sheet about the statistics form and will continually add to the FAQ if more questions arise.
ARL and Unit Annual Report Statistics
Lisa has been reading the annual report statistics and has found data clean-up necessary. She has concluded that the library has are not been collecting according to ARL standards. The development of the new instruction statistics database will help the libraries correctly input statistics.
Request from Electronic Resources Working Group to Review Ovid "Save Searches" Directions (Action: Make Recommendation)
The committee has been asked to recommend new text for the Ovid Splash pages located in the Library's online research resources. Lisa will send out a possible text via email. The User Education Committee will make a recommendation to accept, or revise this statement.
First-Year Student Fall Festival
The committee brainstormed ideas and proposed questions regarding the festival:
Orientation to UIUC Information Literacy and Instruction for Newly Hired Librarians
At the next meeting, the committee will discuss what new librarians should know about information literacy at the University Library.
Greg will transcribe his notes from the PIT meeting and send them to the committee.
Ely M. Anderson
User Education GA