CEAL Conference 2007 ¨C Plenary Session

Wednesday, March 21, 2007, 8:30-10:20 AM

Boston Marriott Copley Square, Salon A-C


Agenda, 3/12/07



1.Welcome, introductory remarks; recognize first-time attendees, visitors from other countries


2. Google Books: presentation (Dale Flecker)


3. Library of Congress Asian Division report (Hwa-Wei Lee)


4. The OCLC-RLG Combination 9 Months Later: Looking Forward (Karen Smith-Yoshimura)


5.Honoring retirees and those who came before us

Recognition of retirees

Tribute to departed colleagues and friends


CEAL reports


6. Election results (Hong Xu, Kuniko Yamada McVey)


7. Recognition of outgoing Executive Board members

Sun-Yoon Lee, Ellen Hammond, Jim Cheng, Abraham Yu


8. CEAL Treasurer¡¯s report (Toshie Marra)


9. Statistics Committee; and, How to record digital collections (Vickie Doll)


10. Membership Committee (Jim Cheng)


11. Report: IFLA 2006 Preconference: Scholarly Information on East Asia in the 21st Century (Joy Kim)


12. Report: Task Force on Multiscript Capabilities in Local Systems (Martin Heijdra)


13. Report: Special Committee on CEAL Bylaws (Hideyuki Morimoto)


14.  Announcements (Fellowship Dinner, Tours, etc.)