Arrivals Pam Middleton (saved from getting her picture taken due to illness – some people have all the luck )
And… Baby Margaret
Plus Baby Conrad
And Pending Baby Amy (in the meantime she can practice with Baby Margaret )
Does this count too? Puppy Holly
On Loan Ginelle Baskin Zinia Randles Suzanne Mangrum
Now helping out at Reference Al Camp Lynda Duke Melissa OGrady Gale McLean
Achievements Implementation of Libdata for Subject Guides and Course Pages. HUGE SUCCESS!!! History: Public History Information Sources - James E. Walker Library - MTSU - Murfreesboro, TN Liberalized laptop loan policy = more use! Increased circulation privileges for grad students New cash register and WE TAKE CREDIT CARDS
Implementation of Project START. Increased classroom instruction for Sciences. Retention of our classified staff – No hiring this year!!! Hidden Treasures program for reference training – Suann trains the reference staff. Revised Searchpath – Give it a try. More Achievements
Collaborations Switch to Serials Solutions Central Search and Article Linker (Goodbye Endeavor).James E. Walker Library - MTSU - Murfreesboro, TNJames E. Walker Library - MTSU - Murfreesboro, TN Launch of new website – ON TIME. Subject guides developed by a cross-library team. Thanks to Suzanne, Rachel and Beverly. Supported Rachel and Collection Management to analyze periodicals cuts.
Still collaborating Liaison program: Sharon, Ken, Jiannan, and now Bako, Amy and Jackie. Birth of the digital projects lab and capture of the MT Memory grant from the MTSU Foundation – Ken, Mayo and Jo. EIC Student Assistants – Bless you Service Desk staff.
Looking ahead: Instant Messaging added to our library help offerings. Newer and better online tutorials Offer CourseLib pages to instructors. Beautiful new Interlibrary Loan pages – DONE. Yeah Pam and thanks to David for systems support.
Looking ahead some more. Continue to develop the website Adapt main pages to MTSU Content Management Propose new pages for transfer students, freshmen, student workers. Participate in web development committee. Implement tiered pay plan for student workers (we hope).
Looking ahead some more. Continue leadership in Volunteer Voices project – looking beyond the current grant.
And Finally……… HIRE A NEW COORDINATOR (hooray) ?