January 17, 2013 Meeting of Area Studies

Time and Location of Meeting

January 17, 2013

Agenda Details


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Minutes Details


IAS Faculty Staff Meeting—January 17, 2013


  1. Introductions: Since we’ve got many new folks in IAS who are still trying to figure-out who is who, I’d like to have everyone to do another introduction.  Please be prepared to give a brief description of your work in the Library and IAS, area of expertise, and something more personal about yourself: hobbies, etc….
  2. Spring Schedules: Office Hours, Research Days, Work in non-IAS Units, etc…
  • Collection Coordination and Service Coordination
    1. Northern Tier – Turkey, Iran, Afghanistan
    2. North Africa
  • IAS Space Update
    1. Room 329 – New policies to ensure faculty & staff using this room and adjacent offices are not impacted negatively by level of work and use of this room.
    2. Room 314 –  Larry Miller and Marek Sroka will move to this office
    3. Room 337 –  Laila Hussein
    4. Room 331 – Mara Thacker; closet and sink no longer available for general use
  • Display Case
  • Reports
    1. IAS Groups
      1. Outreach Working Group
      2. Reference and User Services
  • Need volunteers for NSM Assessment
  1. Library Committees
    1. CDC
    2. Advisory to AUL for User Services
  • Instruction
  • Other