JLIS Editorial Board

MEMBER ROSTER:
(PLEASE LIST CHAIR AS THE FIRST NAME)
Min Chou (Chairperson), Xue-Ming Bao, Nancy
Hershoff, Manuel Urrizola, Mark Winston, Zhijia Shen
(ex-officio), Haipeng Li (ex-officio), Mengxiong Liu (ex-officio), Ying Xu (ex-officio),
Raymond Wang (ex-officio)

IS THIS AN Interim or annual REPORT?
_X_Interim __Annual

LIST SIGNIFICANT ACTIVITIES THE
COMMITTEE HAS DONE SINCE LAST REPORT:

  1. Updated committee roster on
    CALA web
  2. Worked with CALA web master
    to make member-only JLIS document website accessible to new ex-officio
    members
  3. Solicited
    papers for the JLIS in many venues, such as CALA listserv, IFLA, ALA world AALL
    Asian caucus, APALA, other ALA
    ethnic caucuses, and more.
  4. Received
    six manuscripts for the Fall 2010 issue. All manuscripts were reviewed;
    three of them were accepted and sent to the National Taiwan Normal
    University (NTNU) for publication. One manuscript is still in the review
    and revision process and will be considered for the next issue if all goes
    well. Two manuscripts need major revisions in order to be resubmitted.
  5. The
    chairperson most enthusiastically recommends that Scott Kass be appointed
    to the CALA JLIS Editorial Board for the 2011/12 - 2014/15 term.  Scott has been a wonderful librarian, a
    library administrator, and a seasoned editor for many years.  He is one of the best reviewers for the
    JLIS, and has bestowed his support and expertise upon the work of the JLIS
    in the past several years.
  6. The
    chairperson wants to thank the editorial team of the board for their dedication
    and support, and also to thank the reviewers for providing timely and
    thoughtful review reports.

Action Items for the
Board:

Approval
of recommendation to appoint Scott Kass to be a member at the CALA JLIS
Editorial Board for the term 2011/12 - 2014/15

Resume of Scott Kass is attached.

Respectfully submitted,

Min Chou
On behalf of the CALA JLIS Editorial Board