Spring 1999 Conference Highlights

Spring 1999 Annual Meeting

The 1999 Conference of LA-ACRL was held February 26 at Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond. Keynote speaker was Dr. Judith Lin Hunt, Dean of Library Services at the Harry L. Sprague Library, Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ.

Special thanks to the 1999 Annual Meeting Committee for their hard work in organizing the conference: Eric Johnson, Chair; Barbara D'Angelo, co-chair; J.B. Hill, co-chair; Janie Branham; Jean Caswell; Richard DeFoe; Stephen Sanders; Todd Spires; and Bonnie Bess Wood.

Presentations and Presenters:

Keynote Address: Do We Practice What We Preach? Judith Lin Hunt
Grant Writing for Ellender Memorial Library Anke Tonn Nicholls State
Implementing an E-mail Bibliographic Instruction Course
at a College Library
Sigrid Kelsey LSU-Baton Rouge
Technical Services and Outsourcing: Where are we going? Stephen Banister, Marie Sheley, and Crystal Lee Nicholls State
Coping with an Outbreak of Mold: A case study Steve Alleman UNO
The Case of the Poisoned Apple in the Ivory Tower:
Intellectual Freedom and the Academic Librarian
Charlene Cain LSU Law Center
Laughing in the Face of Stress Fran Middleton Nicholls State
Measuring a Library's Services Hal Mendelsohn and Cinderella Hayes LSU-Eunice
Web Access: Challenges facing libraries Dominique Hallet Northwestern State
Mentoring in Academic Libraries Barbara Wittkopf LSU-Baton Rouge
The Professional Advancement Group: One less terror in
Abbie Landry, Linda Cox, and Gail Kwak Northwestern State
A New Jersey Yankee in the Sultan's Court Judith Lin Hunt
Sweaters No More? A fresh look at academic library
organizational culture
Dayle Allan Sherman Southeastern