The purpose of the MOBAC Reference Committee is to improve reference service throughout the System and to make recommendations regarding reference issues to the Administrative Council. The committee serves as a forum for exchange of information among libraries in the system, as a means of sharing information on reference policies and procedures, as a way to share resources, and aids reference staff development by providing workshops, tours, and other opportunities. Additionally, the Reference Committee agrees to fulfill the objectives stated in the CLSA Reference Plan of Service.
Meetings of the MOBAC Reference Committee are held approximately bi-monthly on the 4th Tuesday, at 2:00pm at various locations.
For upcoming meetings and agendas please check the Meeting Agendas calendar.
Additional committee information, including agendas for upcoming meetings can be found on the MOBACREF Wiki.
Committee Chair 2020-21: David Addison (SCPL)
Updated May 2021. Does this page need updating? Please send corrections to: David Addison (SCPL)
- January 22, 2019 – Watsonville
- March 26, 2019 – Monterey PL
- May 28, 2019 – CSUMB
- August 27, 2019 – Hartnell College Library
- January 23, 2018 – Watsonville
- March 27, 2018 – Monterey PL
- May 22, 2018 – CSUMB
- August 28, 2018 – Hartnell
- September 25, 2018 – Salinas PL
|Betsy Vaca||Cabrillo College Library||(831) 479-6150|
|Stephen Fadel||California State University Monterey Bay Library||(831) 582-3794|
|Dana Young||Gavilan College Library||(408) 848-4806|
|TBD||Harrison Memorial Library||(831) 624-4629|
|Cynthia Ainsworth||Hartnell College Library||(831) 759-6078|
|Beata Obydzinski||Monterey County Free Libraries||(831) 899-2055|
|Joelle Mellon||Middlebury Institute of International Studies||(831) 647-4136|
|Elisabeth Thomas||Monterey Peninsula College||(831) 646-3097|
|Sean Briscoe||Monterey Public Library||(831) 646-5602|
|TBD||Naval Post Graduate School. Dudley Knox Library||(831) 656-2947|
|Charlene Williams||Pacific Grove Public Library||(831) 648-5762|
|TBD||Salinas Public Library||(831) 758-7041|
|Erin Baxter||San Benito Free Library||(831) 636-4107|
|David Addison||Santa Cruz City-County Library System||(831) 427-7706 x7671|
|Frank Gravier||UC Santa Cruz Library||(831) 459-3319|
|Watonka Addison||Watsonville Public Library||(831) 768-3409|