VCU Humanities & Sciences Library Committee
4th Floor Conference Room, Cabell Library
September 23, 2011 3:00 - 4:00 pm
- Review and approval of agenda
- Review and approval of minutes from April 2011
- Election of Chair for 2011-13
- Smoking near Cabell Library
Reports and Discussion
- Quest for Distinction and 6-year budget plan for VCU and VCU Libraries
- VCU Libraries programs
- Watercolors by Victor Yanchick: August 15-November 23, 2011. Exhibit at Tompkins-McCaw Library of watercolor paintings by Dean Victor Yanchick of the School of Pharmacy.
- 9/11 Commemoration: Opening reception September 9, 2011. Exhibits of limited-edition prints, sound recordings from the World Trade Center, materials documenting local reactions, and a wall of memories, September 6 – September 23, 2011.
- Constitution Day recognition: video screening, live broadcast from the National Constitution Center, and a Constitution Day montage, along with distribution of free copies of a pocket-size copy of the Constitution in English and Spanish. Sept. 12 – Sept. 18, 2011.
- Tayari Jones visit and reading: Acclaimed novelist will read from her third novel, Silver Sparrow, and dialog with the audience, October 7, 2011 7:00-9:00pm, Richmond Salons.
- Demo and discussion: Primo, a new way to search VCU’s library collections