Date: 22 Dec. 2009
Roster (Please list Chair as the first
Is this an
interim or annual report?: Annual report
activities the committee has done since last report:
was called to order
20 applicants for IMLS grants and made recommendations
for Yunnan and Shanxi project
applicants and ready to make selections
and organized with Shanghai Donghua project.
6. Qi Chen,
Co-Chair of the IRC led the group of 4 librarians for DongHua Unviersity Seminar,
which was a success. During the seminar, Qi met many library directors and
explored future seminar projects with Tongji, Shanghai Jiao Tong
University, Jinggangshan Univ. in
Jiangxi, Qindao Agriculture Unviersity Libraires and others.
7. Qi Chen
was also invited to speak to librarians at Tongji and Shanghai Jiaotong
University Libraries and discussed future seminar possiblities on behalf of the
recommendations, if any, to the Board:
Modify selection process and screening applicants, in the
application, the following questions should be answered by the applicants:
1. Have you
presented in CALA related overseas seminars? If so, please indicate where and
when and list references.
2. What is
your presentation style?
3. What is
the most important thing in presenting in China?
4. What and
how do you engage the audience when you present?
5. We all
understand that team work is very important. Would you please list a few things
you have done in the past to make yourself a good team player?