Director’s Association

Upper Hudson Library System
Friday, July 6, 2001 at UHLS

Attending: Jeff Cannell (APLM); Nancy Pieri (BETH); Carol Trager (BRUN; Deborah Canzano (COHS); Bob Jaquay (COLN); Pat Nonamaker (EGRN); Carol Hamblin (GUIL); Carol Gaillard (HOOF); Pat Sahr (NASS); Margie Morris (POES); Judy Felsten (RCSC); Rebecca Lubin (RVLL); Barbara Kubli (STEP); Paul Hicok (TROY); Phil Ritter (UHLS); Bobbi Crowther (VAFL); Gail Sacco (VOOR) 

Visitors: none 

Meeting convened at 9:00am 


Motion (Cannell, Hamblin) to approve June1, 2001 minutes with corrections of: Database Deletions (from Phil Ritter’s report) affect Albany, Troy, Cohoes (not Guilderland)  Carried. 

UHLS: Phil Ritter

UHLS Board: P. Nonamaker

No meeting held. 

UHLS Finance: P. Nonamaker

No meeting held. 

UHLS Administration: N. Pieri

No meeting held. 

Interest Groups: P. Nonamaker

Reference – discussed core reference collection for small libraries. List of suggested materials available. 

Services: J. Felsten

No meeting held. 

Automated Services Committee: N. Pieri

See Automation System Migration above. 

Central Library: J. Cannell

Nuts & Bolts:

RCSC – Judy distributed an opinion letter regarding the Albany County Legislative Grants – she feels that her library is not getting its fair share and would like this addressed before next year’s round of grants.

COLN – celebrated its 25th anniversary

COHS – 116 people attended the performance by a magician to kick off the summer reading program 

Old Business:

New Business:


Motion (Felsten, Kubli) Meeting adjourned 11:20am. Next meeting August 3, 2001 at UHLS.