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OCLC Members Council meeting materials, May 2009

Embracing the Differences and Greater Understanding, Modeling, and Celebrating the Global Cooperative

Recordings

Day Recorded sessions
Sunday,

17 May

Video recording of Opening Business Sessions

Transition Report and Discussion: Maggie Farrell (OCLC Board of Trustees), Chair

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Rethinking Resource Sharing Initiative (A Report from the Fourth Forum —Worldwide Resource Sharing Forum—Looking to the future): Anne Beaubien, Director, Cooperative Access Services, University of Michigan

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Monday,

18 May

AM sessions

Video recording of Monday AM Sessions

Welcome & Announcements: Loretta Parham, Members Council President

OCLC President's Report and Discussion: Jay Jordan, President and CEO

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Reports from each Regional Council Chair:

Discuss Role of Service Groups in the Regional & Global Councils: Loretta Parham, Members Council President

Presentations by the Nominees for the Global Council Vice President/President Elect:

Introductions: Anne Prestamo, Nominating Committee Chair
Nominees: Vic Elliott, Director, Scholarly Information Services & University Librarian, The Australian National University

Jennifer Younger, Chair, Review Board of Shared Data Creation & Stewardship
Monday,

18 May

PM session

Video recording of Monday PM Sessions

Record Use Policy Update: Jennifer Younger, Chair, Review Board of Shared Data Creation & Stewardship and Karen Calhoun, OCLC Vice President, WorldCat & Metadata Services.

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Global Issues Panel Discussion: What challenges are libraries in fact facing across the OCLC regions? What is OCLC planning to do in concrete terms to meet those challenges?

Chair: Graham Jefcoate (OCLC EMEA)
Panel: Vic Elliott (OCLC Asia Pacific)

Robin Green (OCLC EMEA)

Beth Barlow (OCLC Canada)
Moderator: Barbara Dewey (Lyrasis/SOLINET)

Social Networking and WorldCat: Jasmine de Gaia, OCLC Global

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Tuesday,

19 May

Video recording of Tuesday AM Sessions

Announcement of Election Results: Michael LaCroix, Chair, Teller Committee

Transition of Global Council to the WebJunction Private Website: Chrystie Hill, Director WebJunction Community Services

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Members Council Business Meeting

  • Vote on (OCLC Definition of Membership and RC Frameworks)
  • Recognition of Departing Delegates and OCLC Staff
  • Passing of the Gavel and comments by the new Global Council President

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