Commercial Products Committee Meeting: October 11, 2017

Conference Call

Members Attending:  Xiaotian Chen (Bradley University), Hilary Meyer (Triton College), Jim Millhorn (Northern Illinois University), Kavita Mundle (University of Illinois at Chicago), Heather Parisi (Dominican University), Amanda Wiesenhofer (Lincolnland Community College), Lesley Wolfgang (St. John's College of Nursing, Chair)

Members Absent:  Edith List (Principia College), Jeffrey Matlak (Western Illinois University)

Staff Attending:  Cindy Clennon



Electronic Resources Coordinator position posted, applications due October 31

Selection system is open and did not have a lot of access questions.  Staff proactively sent login information.  Selection system closes November 1.

CARLI Annual Meeting

Lesley will submit one page summary via email.

Hilary will submit the slide deck by November 10

Product Proposals

IBISWorld followup

Statista Trial

2017 - 2018 Activities

Continuing Education - Streaming Media Online Forum Planning:  Friday, October 27, 1:30 - 2:30 pm; Cindy will send out information for participating in a forum using existing questions to seed the discussion.

Annual Project - Streaming Video/Media Best Practices:  Collection Development Committee working on collection practices for Open Access Books, so no overlap.  Cindy looking into a copyright workshop depending on Forum interest.  She also has an updated Kanopy contact.  Everyone should take another look at the list of questions on the Google Spreadsheet, especially on the perspective of experienced users (what else should we be asking?).