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State Library of Oregon Answerland Advisory Committee Meeting on Jan. 23 - 01/09/18

The Answerland Advisory Committee (AAC) will meet virtually on Tuesday, January 23rd from 10am to 11am Pacific Time.
10:00 Welcome and housekeeping
10:05 Review agenda, approve minutes, and review previous action items
10:10 Coordinator's report
10:20 Open Forum
10:30 Subgroup reports
10:55 Action item review
11:00 Adjourn

This is a public meeting; those who would like to attend should contact Tamara Ottum, 503-378-6506 or, so that appropriate arrangements may be made.
The AAC advises the State Library and the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) Advisory Council on Answerland, and its membership is drawn from all areas of the state and representing the public, school, academic, and special libraries that use or provide service for Answerland.
Questions or concerns can be addressed to Tamara Ottum, 503-378-6506 or

State Library of Oregon Board Meeting January 19, 2018 - 01/04/18

The Oregon State Library Board will meet at the State Library, 250 Winter St. NE, Salem, OR on January 19 2018. Ann Malkin of Bend will chair the meeting.

On January 19th the Board will hold their regular meeting which will include appointments to Board advisory councils and discussion of the LSTA Outstanding Grant Award. An Open Forum is scheduled for 11:30 a.m. Anyone may address the Board on any topic at the Open Forum

Sign language interpretation will be provided for the public if requested prior to 48 hours before the meeting; notice prior to 72 hours before the meeting is preferred. Handouts of meeting materials may also be requested in alternate formats prior to 72 hours before the meeting. Requests may be made to Robin Speer at 503/378-5015.


January 19, 2018
Room 103, State Library, Salem, Oregon
Ann Malkin, Chair


9:00 a.m. Approval of the Minutes of the October 20, 2017 and
December 18, 2017 meetings Malkin

9:05 Reports of Board Chair & Members Malkin

9:45 Report of the State Librarian Dahlgreen

10:30 Staff Reports

11:30 Open Forum** Malkin

Noon Working_Lunch

12:30 New Business: Malkin
Board Advisory Councils Westin
LSTA Outstanding Grant Award Fuqua
2019-2021 Budget Request Process & Timeline Range/Dahlgreen
Board Orientation Materials Dahlgreen

2:30 Adjournment Malkin

** Any person may address the Oregon State Library Board at this meeting on any topic.

NOTE: The times of all agenda items are approximate and subject to change.

Attached Media Files: Board Meeting Jan. 19, 2018