Council on East Asian Libraries

Association for Asian Studies

2005 Annual Meetings



The annual meetings of the Council on East Asian Libraries (CEAL), the Association for Asian Studies (AAS), and related organizations will be held at the Hyatt Regency Chicago  (  The AAS panels and roundtables are scheduled from Thursday, March 31 - Sunday, April 3, 2005. 


Please visit for AAS Annual Meeting information, including hotel reservation, online registration, and Daily Schedule of Panels and Events.”  It is not necessary to register separately for CEAL.


CEAL meetings are scheduled as follows.  Unless otherwise indicated, all meetings will be held in the Columbus Hall KL (Gold Level/East Tower).  Meetings given in parentheses and italic are not official CEAL meetings.  They are listed for the convenience of CEAL members.


CEAL meetings are scheduled as follows. 


March 28 (Monday)



SCCTP Electronic Serials Cataloging Workshop

(University of Chicago)

March 29 (Tuesday)



SCCTP Integrating Resources Cataloging Workshop

(University of Chicago)

  7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Executive Board Meeting I (Soldier Field (Bronze Level/West Tower))

  7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

CEAL Mentoring Projects/Talking with Experienced Librarians Round Table (Columbus Hall G (Gold Level/East Tower))

March 30 (Wednesday)


  8:30 a.m. -10:20 a.m.

Plenary Session

10:40 a.m. -12:30 p.m.

Committee on Library Technology

  1:50 p.m. -  3:40 p.m .

Committee on Public Services

  4:00 p.m. -  5:50 p.m .

Committee on Technical Processing

  7:30 p.m. -  9:00 p.m.

Small Collections, Practical Solutions Round Table (Columbus Hall G (Gold Level/East Tower))

March 31 (Thursday)


  8:30 a.m. -10:20 a.m.

Committee on Japanese Materials

  8:30 a.m. -11:30 a.m.

(Korean Collection Consortium of North America (Adams Room, West Tower, 3rd level))

10:40 a.m. -12:30 p.m.

Committee on Chinese Materials

  1:50 p.m. -  3:40 p.m .

Committee on Korean Materials

  4:00 p.m. -  5:50 p.m .

Executive Board Meeting II (Hong Kong (Gold Level-West Tower))

  6:45 p.m.-

CEAL Fellowship Dinner


April 1 (Friday)


 8:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m.

(RLG Forum) University of Chicago, Regenstein Library, Room A-11

 Open to any interested Asia Studies librarian attending the conference

 8:30 -   9:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

 9:00 - 10:45 a.m.

Discussion: Improving access to and delivery of a full spectrum or research resources to students, faculty, and searchers

10:45 - 11:00 a.m.


11:00 -12:30 p.m.

RLIN21™ Users Forum

1:15 p.m.

1:30 p.m.


1:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.






3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.




7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

1st library tour, University of Chicago

2nd library tour, University of Chicago


(NCC Annual Open Meeting)

Japan Information Center
Olympia Center
, Suite 1000
737 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL.  60611

(Meeting with Korean Electronic Database Vendors)

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Skyway #260 (Blue Level/East Tower)


(Japanese Publishers and Vendors Roundtable)
Hyatt Regency Chicago
Columbus Hall KL

April 2 (Saturday)


 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon






  1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

(OCLC CJK Users Group Meeting)

Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers
301 East North Water Street
8:00 - 8:30 a.m.  Continental Breakfast
8:30-12:00 noon  Program

("OCLC Connexion Client CJK" introduction session with demonstration including Q&A)