Present: Inga Labeaune (MPL),, Mary Elturk (PGPL), Beata Obydhinski (MCFL), Pamela Jungerberg (MIIS), Kathy Norton (NPS), Janie Silveria (CSUMB), Julie Richardson (SCPL), Lisa Duff (SAL), Deborah Ruiz (MPL), Heather Geddes (WPL).
Meeting called to Order.
August 28 minutes approved.
Admin. Council – no report
Tech. Committee – no report
ILL Committee – no report
SPLAMBA – no report
Annual Report to Admin Council – The group reviewed the report Inga created. Inga will email everyone the updated version for comment before it is presented at the next council meeting
Update MOBAC website meeting calendar – Meeting locations were assigned.
Reference Shares / Problems.
– Is anyone reducing reference hours? No, but the group would like to have this discussion when UCSC is present.
– Brief discussion over the importance of articles in professional journals and the lack of time we have to read them.
– NPS uses the READ scale to quantify reference questions and do statistics. Here is the link,.
News from the Libraries
Next Meeting – November 27, Cabrillo College Library