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OCLC Members Council meeting materials, February 2009

Embracing the Differences and Modeling the Expectation


Day Recorded sessions

09 Feb

Plenary Session

  • Call to Order, Loretta Parham, President, OCLC Members Council
  • OCLC Board of Trustees Update, Larry Alford, Chair
  • OCLC President’s Update, Jay Jordan, President & CEO

Monday Service Group Sessions (audio only):

(Due to technical difficulties on Monday, the Service Groups may not have started on time and may be cut short due to timing issues.)

Wrap-up (Loretta Parham, President, Members Council)


10 Feb

Plenary Session

Members Council Business Meeting

  • Vote on Protocols and Bylaws Resolutions
  • Transition Committee Report, Maggie Farrel, Committee Chair (OCLC Board of Trustees)

Regional Implementation Committee Reports

  1. Americas RIC, Patrick Wilkinson, Chair
  2. Asia Pacific RIC, ChewLeng Beh
  3. EMEA RIC, Berndt Dugall, Chair

Membership Committee Report, Bruce Newell, Committee Chair (OCLC Board of Trustees)

Results of Resolution votes announced


11 Feb

Plenary Session

What Makes Virtual Organizations Work Well?

Thomas Finholt, Associate Dean for Research & Innovation School of Information

Service Group Sessions (audio only)


Loretta Parham, President, Members Council

Presentation materials

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