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Nebraska State Advisory Council on Libraries
with Nebraska Library Commission

Nebraska Library Commission
1200 N Street, Suite 120, Lincoln, NE
Friday, November 19, 2010, 9:45 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.


 9:45  Hospitality - Refreshments

10:00   Welcome / Introductions / Announcements - Steve Fosselman, Chair

-        Approval of Agenda *

-        Approval of Minutes (July 16, 2010) *                        

            Public Comment           

10:15   Reports / Discussion


-        Nebraska Library Commission - NLC Staff

o   Federal Library Programs Update - Rod Wagner

o   Broadband Technology Opportunity Grant Program Update - Rod Wagner

o   Digital Talking Book Program - Dave Oertli

o   Preservation Planning - Beth Goble

o   IMLS Grant - Cultivating Rural Librarians' Technology Skills - Mary Jo Ryan           

-        Nebraska Library Association - Pam Bohmfalk

-        Nebraska Educational Media Association - Glenda Willnerd

-        Program Prioritization, Budgeting and a New Normal for Libraries:
Survey Approach and Update - Steve Fosselman

  -        Pioneer Consortium Update - Steve Fosselman

-        21st Century Skills - Making the Learning Connection (Institute of Museum and Library Services)

-        Council Roundtable (success and challenges)


Noon    Lunch (Roundtable continued)


12:30   New Business


-        Recommendations and Resolutions *

-        Special Recognition

-        2011 Meeting Dates                       

1:30     Adjournment


* indicates action item


The Council will follow the sequence of the published agenda, but reserves the right to adjust the order of items if necessary and may elect to take action on any of the items listed.


For more information, contact Sue Biltoft.