Dear BIBCO Participants:
This is a call to solicit your ideas for agenda items for the
BIBCO-At-Large Meeting to be held at the Sheraton New
Orleans--Ponchatrain Suite, Sunday June 27th at 11:30-12:30.
If you have not had the opportunity to do so, please take the time to
peruse the summary notes of the BIBCO Operations Committee which are
posted to the BIBCO page at:
Here is a follow-up on some of the action items in that report:
1. Next year, the meeting is scheduled for May 11-12th, 1999 to coincide
with the CONSER Operations Committee Meeting.
2. The following OpCo members have volunteered to answer queries from
BIBCO participants on the BIBCO list: May --Bill Garrison (U.
Colorado)/June--Joan Swanekamp (Yale)/July--Pete Wilson
(Vanderbilt)/August--Pat Williams (U. Chicago)/September--Margaret Shen
(Cleveland PL)/October--Kate Harcourt (Columbia)/December--Jain Fletcher
(UCLA)/January 2000--Karen Calhoun (Cornell)/February 2000--John Schalow
(U. Maryland)/March 2000--Adam Schiff (U. Washington)
3. I have asked the Working Group On Statistical Categories (Kate
Harcourt, Chair) to prepare a discussion on this topic for the
BIBCO-At-Large meeting. A paper which we hope will stimulate your
thinking on this topic has been posted on the BIBCO page at:
http://lcweb.loc.gov/catdir/pcc/lccatstats "Resource records used as
I look forward to hearing from you.
Acting BIBCO Coordinator
Regional and Cooperative Cat. Div.
Library of Congress, LM537
Washington, DC 20540-4382
(202) 707-7921 (fax): (202) 707-2824
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