Agenda: ASERL Summit on Research Librarian Competencies


May 5, 2001

8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast 
9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. Welcome & Introductions

Stella Bentley, ASERL Board President
Derrie Perez, Chair, ASERL Education Committee

Review of Agenda & Goals

Kate Nevins, Executive Director, SOLINET


9:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m Overview of ASERL’s Working Draft of “Competencies for Research Librarians

David Ferriero, Duke University Libraries

Small Group Discussions/Reports

(Discussion groups facilitated by ASERL Education Committee)

Derrie Perez             David Ferriero
Charlene Hurt         Kate Nevins
Sharon Sullivan


10:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Break 
10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Discussion: The Past & Future Evolutions of MLS Curricula

Joanne Marshall
Jane Robbins


11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch (on your own) 
1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Discussion: Placements — Where are LIS Students Working After Graduation?

Joanne Marshall/Jane Robbins


1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. Alternative Staffing Models at ASERL Libraries

Mari Marsh, UNC-Chapel Hill Library
Wendy Scott, NC State University Library
Sharon Sullivan, Duke University Library


2:15 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Break 
2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Discussion: Options for Incorporating Competencies into Curriculum

Kate Nevins


3:15 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Next Steps?

Kate Nevins