Library Advisory Board Agenda

Friday, November 7, 2014
12:00 – 1:15 pm

Working Lunch
Campus Update

  • Sally Kornbluth, Provost, Duke University
  • Perkins 217
1:30 – 2:30 pm

Welcome, Introductions, Report from the Delegates
Overview of meeting

  • Harsha Murthy, T'81
  • Deborah Jakubs, Rita DiGiallonardo Holloway University Librarian and Vice Provost for Library Affairs
2:30 – 3:30 pm

Online @ Duke
Lynne O’Brien will give an update on Duke’s most recent online education activities and Kevin Smith will describe the joys and pitfalls of teaching a MOOC for librarians.

  • Lynne O'Brien, Associate Vice-Provost for Digital and Online Education Initiatives
  • Kevin Smith, Director, Copyright and Scholarly Communication
3:30 – 4:15 pm

The Importance of Digital Storage

  • Tim McGeary, Associate University Librarian for Information Technology Services
  • John Pormann, Senior Research Technology Consultant 
4:15 pm Adjourn
6:30 – 9:20 pm

Reception and dinner

  • Parizade Restaurant
9:30 pm Shuttle to Washington Duke Inn
9:30 pm – midnight

Informal LAB get-together

  • The Study, Washington Duke Inn



Saturday, November 8, 2014
8:30 – 9:00 am

Continental Breakfast

  • Perkins 217
9:00 – 9:30 am

State of the Library

  • Deborah Jakubs, Rita DiGiallonardo Holloway University Librarian and Vice Provost for Library Affairs
9:30 – 9:45 am

"Guardians of History"
A Short Film on the role of the Archivist

  • Mary Samouelian, Project Processing Archivist
9:45 – 10:15 am Committee reports
Nominating; Marketing and Messaging, Development/Fundraising
10:15 – 11:15 am

The Edge:  The Ruppert Family Research Commons
Background and tour

  • Bob Byrd, Associate University Librarian for Collections and User Services
11:15 am – 12:00 pm General Discussion and Meeting Wrap-Up
12:00 pm Adjourn