Tri-State Meeting

Ohio, Indiana, and Michigan

November 2, 2001

Bowling Green State University  (Olscamp Hall)

  •  RSVP to Sherry Engle at engle.53@osu.edu or (614)688-8778
  • There will be a vegetarian lunch option.  Please let Sherry know if you would prefer a vegetarian selection.
  • Payment for lunch ($8.00) will be made at the meeting on November 2.  Receipts will be available.
  • Pre-Conference Gathering - An informal gathering for travelers arriving Thursday evening is being planned.  Let Coleen Parmer  (419-372-7826) or Sherry Engle (614-688-8778) know by Wednesday, October 31 if you are interested in meeting at The Hunan Palace for some good food and conversation.  Tentative meal time at the Golden Hunan is 8:00 p.m. 
Questions?  For conference information,  Contact Sherry Engle (614-688-8778) .  For information about travel or accommodations at BGSU, contact Coleen Parmer (419) 372-7826.

Preliminary Agenda

9:30 - 10:00 a.m. Registration
10:00 - 10:15 Welcome
10:15 - 11:15 Cynthia Etkins (GPO) Guest Speaker
"How Inspectors View Collection Development in the Electronic Environment"
11:15 - 12:15 A panel of librarians will speak about electronic government information at their libraries.  

Panel Members:

Andrea Morrison (Indiana University, Bloomington)
Peter Thayer (Marietta College)
Tracy Koenig (Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County)
Bruce Kennedy (University of Toledo Law Library)

12:15 - 1:30 Lunch catered by Bowling Green State University Dining Service.  
Cost will be $8.00 payable at the meeting.
Lunch will be a Pasta Buffet (featuring vegetarian and non-vegetarian sauces, salad, breads, and beverages)
1:30 - 3:00 State Meetings
3:00 - ? Library tours and informal gathering
Directions to Bowling Green State University
From I-75: Take Exit 181 to Wooster Street, turn west. Turn north onto Mercer Road and then west on Ridge Street. Metered parking is available in Parking Lot N north of the library. Free parking and shuttle service is available during the academic year from the Visitor Information Center on Alumni Drive. 

Parking Information
Our hosts at Bowling Green strongly recommend parking in lot 6 next to the Visitors Information Booth and taking the FREE shuttle to Stop 4:Library and East Hall.  See the Visitors Information page (http://www.bgsu.edu/welcome/tour/information.html)

Shuttle service runs from 7:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.  Buses arrive at the Information Booth approximately every 7 minutes.  Campus maps are also available at the Visitors Booth.

The meeting will be held in Olscamp Hall, two buildings over from the library.  (Building 45 on the campus map--section 4) (http://www.bgsu.edu/map/ (section 4)

Hotel Information
Fifteen rooms have been blocked at the Falcon Plaza for conference rates.  Tell the Reservations Staff that this is for the Documents Conference.
SINGLE:  $58.61     DOUBLE:  $62.86
Note:  Rooms must be booked by October 24th to get this special conference rate.
TELEPHONE:  1-419-352-4671 or 1-800-528-1234


Last revised 10/24/01