“Investing for the Future”
March 10-11, 2022
Georgia Tech Global Learning Center, 800 Spring Street NW, Atlanta, Georgia

March 9, 2022
5:30pm – 7:00pm
Informal Drinks & Snacks for Early Arrivals
Club Room, Georgia Tech Hotel
March 10, 2022
ASERL Board of Directors Meeting
Amphitheatre 225 – Georgia Tech Global Learning Center
10:00am OPTIONAL: Tour of Georgia State University Library Spaces & Services
Meet bus in front of GT Hotel at 9:45am.
12:00pm Buffet Lunch – GT Global Learning Center – GLC Atrium.  Outdoor courtyard spaces may be available, weather permitting.

Deans’ DEI Committee Meeting / Working Lunch

1:00pm ASERL Spring 2022 Membership Meeting
Amphitheatre 225 – Georgia Tech Global Learning Center
Welcome / Call to Order – Tim Pyatt, Wake Forest University
Welcome to new deans/directors & guests/visitors
See also:  Member News & Notes
1:30pm – 2:45pm Presentation/Small Group Discussions: “A Delicate Balance:  Competing Demands and Expectations for Work Environments in Research Libraries” 
Opening Remarks:  Skye Duckett, Chief Human Resources Officer, Georgia Tech

Small group discussions, report-outs.
2:45pm – 3:00pm Break
3:00pm – 3:45pm Program Updates
·         Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
·         Professional Development
·         Special Collections
·         Scholarly Communications
·         Resource Sharing
·         Other reports:
·         Shared Print Retention: Journals (Scholars Trust)
·         Shared Print Retention: Govt Documents (CFDP)
·         Big Deal / Licensing Principles
·         Accessibility / Library Accessibility Alliance
·         Associate Dean/AUL Networking
·         Collection Assessment
3:45pm Wrap-up for the day
4:45pm Tours & Members’ Reception
Our sincere thanks to the Georgia Tech Library for sponsoring the members’ reception.
Evening Dinner.  On your own. Suggested nearby restaurants
March 11, 2022
Continental Breakfast – GT Global Learning Center
8:30am Reconvene.  GT Global Learning Center – Amphitheatre 225
Follow-up items from previous day?
8:30am – 9:45am Presentation / Small Group Discussions: “The Ups and Downs of Library Fundraising During & After a Global Pandemic” – Elyse Zhao, Georgia State University; Mikhaela Payden-Travers, Wake Forest University.
Small group discussions, report-outs.
9:45am – 10:00am Break
10:00am – 11:00am Deans’ Open Discussion Groups.  Suggested topics, with other ideas from the floor of the meeting
·         “Investments that Library Leaders can Make to Better Engage their Staffs, for the Near and Long Term”
·         Tulane salary survey
·         New Deans Discussion Group
·         Other Topics TBA
11:00am – 11:45am ASERL 2022 Annual Meeting
·         Farewell to Retiring Colleagues
o   Deborah Jakubs, Duke University
o   Winston Tabb, Johns Hopkins University
o   Elaine Westbrooks, UNC Chapel Hill
o   Anne Prestamo, Florida International University
o   Tom McNally, University of South Carolina·         ASERL Nominating Committee Report / Board Elections – Tim Pyatt
·         Annual Financial Report Cecilia Botero, ASERL Secretary-Treasurer
·         Plans for Furthering Member Engagement – Chris Cox, President-Elect
·         First Review of ROI / Participation Reports & Member Profile data – John Burger
·         New Business?
11:45am – 12:00pm Q & A  / Wrap-Up / Adjourn