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Advisory Committee to the Nebraska Library Commission Talking Book and Braille Service

Nebraska Library Commission
1200 N Street, Suite 120
Crane Room
Lincoln, Nebraska
Tuesday, October 9, 2012, 1:00 p.m.


Main agenda items for the October 9, 2012 meeting include the following but may be modified at such meeting:

  • Minutes of the last meeting.
  • Consideration of three proposals to change the bylaws:
    1. Under Parliamentary Authority, change the author to Robert, Henry Martyn.
    2. Under Purpose and Function, add “The Committee will seek appropriate opportunities to communicate the services provided by the Talking Book and Braille Service through library/media associations and such other groups as appropriate.” Strike comparable language for the Chairperson’s duties under Election of Officers and Duties.
    3. Under Election of Officers and Duties, either confirm or strike “Furthermore, the Chairperson will make an annual report on the activities of the Committee to the chairperson of the Nebraska State Advisory Council on Libraries.”
  • Demonstration and discussion of the Talking Book and Braille Service new online public access catalog.
  • Demonstration and discussion of online book and magazine catalogs.
  • Discussion: Are there better ways to make use of our online resources, such as our newsletter and catalogs, for outreach?
  • What about person-to-person outreach through local events, such as community health fairs?
  • Adjournment.

For more information contact Scott Scholz, Director, Nebraska Library Commission Talking Book and Braille Service.
Scott Scholz

For more information, contact Scott Scholz.