Good morning all, 

I put together a quick survey per Guys’ request.  

The LOC CFB Ideas Exchange 2020 Survey includes these fields/questions:


After you complete the survey and click Submit, you have the option to View Previous Responses, which will display a chart of up to date responses. 

Please see: https://forms.gle/gEDtM6E37Dnh23ed8

Best,


Julianna Robbins
Program Manager
California Center for the Book
California Library Association
Facebook & Instagram: @CaliforniaCenterfortheBook
Mobile: 562-277-8168

California Center for the Book is a program of the California Library Association, supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.











On Mar 6, 2020, at 9:13 AM, Sharon Shaloo <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

Hi all 

I am  on the road all day but I could throw up a poll tonight if no one can do it sooner.  Let me know.

Let's make the travel q a part of that poll. It's hard to keep track of individual responses.

/S





On Fri, Mar 6, 2020, 12:04 PM Lisa Comstock <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

Connecticut has not made travel arrangements yet.

 

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From: Center for the Book state centers communication <[log in to unmask]> On Behalf Of Karen Oconnell
Sent: Friday, March 6, 2020 8:56 AM
To: [log in to unmask]
Subject: Re: letter in re Idea Exchange

 

Hi All,

 

As we are discussing this, how many of us have already made travel arrangements?

 

All the best,
Karen

 

 

Karen O’Connell

Coordinator of the Arkansas Center for the Book

Arkansas State Library

501-682-2874

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https://library.arkansas.gov/

 

 

 

From: Center for the Book state centers communication <[log in to unmask]> On Behalf Of Lamolinara, Guy
Sent: Friday, March 6, 2020 6:58 AM
To: [log in to unmask]
Subject: Re: letter in re Idea Exchange

 

All—There are definitely discussions here at the Library in re planning for coronavirus. But no events have been canceled as of now.

 

I would be happy to have a virtual Idea Exchange meeting, if the majority think it best. Perhaps, now that we are meeting virtually every other month anyway, we don’t really need to have the “big” meeting. 

I know nothing beats face-to-face communication, but in the current environment, perhaps virtual is better (and certainly a lot less expensive!). Would someone be willing to set up a poll for this? 

 

Thanks,

Guy

 

 

 

 

From: Center for the Book state centers communication <[log in to unmask]> On Behalf Of Julianna Robbins (CalBook)
Sent: Thursday, March 05, 2020 5:47 PM
To: [log in to unmask]
Subject: Re: letter in re Idea Exchange

 

Thanks Sharon. I’m still taking the temperature on events in CA and we’re having lots of internal discussions. We all need to have frequent check ins to see what develops.

 

Julianna Robbins

Program Manager

California Center for the Book

California Library Association

Facebook & Instagram: @CaliforniaCenterfortheBook

Mobile: 562-277-8168

 

California Center for the Book is a program of the California Library Association, supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

On Mar 5, 2020, at 2:31 PM, Sharon Shaloo <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

 

Dear Guy and All, 

 

I am not writing in alarm but I wanted to note that we are starting to see a ripple of cancelled and postponed conferences/meetings/travel owing to fears that the spread of coronavirus will begin to tax and strain our healthcare system..  

 

Is there any discussion at LOC about possible restrictions on the horizon that will negatively impact our meeting?  Is this something we need to consider?

 

thanks for any insights here, 

 

Sharon 

 

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Sharon Shaloo, Executive Director

Mass Center for the Book 

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On Thu, Mar 5, 2020 at 10:42 AM Lamolinara, Guy <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

Hi—we have it in the budget for $500 for those who need it. If you do, please let Staceya know ASAP. She is at [log in to unmask].

 

 

 

From: Center for the Book state centers communication <[log in to unmask]> On Behalf Of Walker, Suzanne
Sent: Thursday, March 05, 2020 9:46 AM
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Subject: Re: letter in re Idea Exchange

 

Guy, Is it possible for us to get some more information about the financial support to attend? I just need an email or something in writing that says how much will be available. 

 

Forgive me if this has already been send and I missed it.

 

Thank you!

 

 

Suzanne Walker

Indiana Young Readers Center Librarian

Director – Indiana Center for the Book

Indiana State Library

140 N. Senate Ave

Indianapolis, IN 46204

(317) 232-3700

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From: Center for the Book state centers communication [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Lamolinara, Guy
Sent: Thursday, March 05, 2020 9:28 AM
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Subject: Re: letter in re Idea Exchange

 

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Yes—we will set that up. Thanks.

 

From: Center for the Book state centers communication <[log in to unmask]> On Behalf Of Medema, Nancy
Sent: Thursday, March 05, 2020 9:24 AM
To: [log in to unmask]
Subject: Re: letter in re Idea Exchange

 

Guy,

I know last year you provided an online option for the meeting, will that be available this year too?

 

thanks,

Nancy

Nancy Medema Program Director

Coordinator, Iowa Center for the Book

State Library of Iowa | Des Moines Office
515.281-4328 | [log in to unmask]
1112 E. Grand Avenue | Des Moines, IA 50319
www.StateLibraryofIowa.org

 

 

On Thu, Mar 5, 2020 at 8:16 AM Lamolinara, Guy <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

All—in case you need some sort of “official” invite for the May 6 Idea Exchange to justify your attendance, here it is.

 

Guy

 

 

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