I would like to have my name included for the selection among the
managers' category. I also have 2 catalogers like to be included in
the selection:

Dawn Grattino   [log in to unmask]
Gracine Wiggins [log in to unmask]

Margaret Shen
  Margaret Shen                e-mail: [log in to unmask]
  Head, Catalog Dept.
  Cleveland Public Library       voice: (216) 623-2886
  17133 Lake Shore Blvd.          fax: (216) 623-6980
  Cleveland, OH 44110

David Banush wrote:
> Dear Colleagues,
> I would like to invite you to participate in an upcoming study on
> the attitudes of cataloging professionals toward the BIBCO core
> record.  This project involves conducting telephone interviews with
> 20 front-line original catalogers and 20 cataloging managers from
> BIBCO member libraries and is intended to explore how both managers
> and working catalogers feel about the core record.  The results of
> the survey will be used to assist the PCC Policy Committee in
> planning and marketing for the BIBCO program.  It is also
> anticipated that the results will be used as the basis for an
> article to be submitted for publication.  Further information about
> the study is available at
> Your participation would involve about 30 minutes of your time to
> answer a set of questions about the core record.  The interviews
> will take place during the 3rd and 4th weeks of March (weeks of
> March 19 and March 26, 2001).  Interviews will be tape recorded and
> transcribed for analysis.  Your name and institutional affiliation
> will be kept strictly confidential, and you will not be identified
> by name or affiliation in any reports produced.  The interviews will
> be conducted by Diane Cellentani, a professional researcher based in
> Columbus, Ohio, with over 20 years of experience in library-related
> research projects.  Ms. Cellentani is serving as consultant on this
> study.
> To ensure the project's success, broad participation will be
> essential.  Please feel free to forward this message to your
> cataloging staff and/or colleagues.  Because of the study's
> parameters, however, not everyone who is interested in participating
> will be able to be interviewed.  Potential participants will be
> asked to complete a brief screening questionnaire before an
> interview is scheduled.  Upon receipt of a message from you
> indicating interest, I will forward the questionnaire to you.  It
> should only take a few moments to complete and return.  After I have
> received your completed questionnaire, I will be in touch with you
> about the next steps.
> If you are interested in participating, or have further questions
> about the study, please contact me.  My contact information appears
> below.
> Thank you for your interest in this study.
> David Banush
> Coordinator of Technical Services
> M.P. Catherwood Library
> Cornell University
> Ithaca, NY 14853
> E-mail: [log in to unmask]
> Phone: 607-255-2719
> Fax: 607-255-9641