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Nebraska State Advisory Council on Libraries

Grand Island Public Library
211 North Washington Street

Grand Island, Nebraska

Friday, March 13, 2009, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.


9:45 Hospitality / Refreshments

10:00 Welcome / Introductions / Announcements – Patricia Gross, Chair, State Advisory Council on Libraries and Mary Nelson, Chair, Nebraska Library Commission

Approval of Agenda *

Approval of Minutes (November 14, 2008) *

Welcome from Steve Fosselman, Director, Grand Island Public Library

Public Comment

Reports / Discussion

Nebraska Library Commission – Rod Wagner

Federal Library Programs Update

Library Improvement Grants

2009 – 2011 Biennium Budget Outlook

IMLS – 21st Century Librarian Program

Nebraska Library Association – Pam Bohmfalk, President, NLA

NNebraska Educational Media Association – Glenda Willnerd

Future Search Conference Outcomes and Initiatives – Steve Fosselman

Nebraska Libraries 2009 + (Discussion)

Noon Lunch Break / Council Roundtable

1:00 Council Roundtable (continued)

New Business

Election of Council Vice-Chair *

Recommendations and Resolutions *

July and November Meeting Dates and Locations

2:00 Adjournment

* indicates action item

For more information, contact Sue Biltoft.