3 September 2003

'Break out' results

There were two groups, Red and Blue, for the 'break out' session and each group marked each proposal on a 1 (least support) to 5 (most support) scale.

PROPOSAL RED BLUE SUM
agree on wanting further collaboration 5 5 10
arrange another meeting 6 months from now (in another location?) 5 5 10
set up a JISC E-mail list (e.g. 'Rare Books Scotland') 5 4 9
set up some web pages to hold shared information 5 4 9
share brief details about institutional collection development policies 5 5 10
hold workshops on how to acquire rare books from booksellers/auctions 5 5 10
hold workshops on basics of bibliography (e.g. format, collation, paper) 4 5 9
hold workshops on basics of rare book cataloguing 4 5 9
hold workshops on copy-specific features in rare book cataloguing* 4 5 9
hold workshops on preservation microfilming** 5 1 6
hold workshops on working with ESTC 4 3 7
should we in due course be a proper 'group' with a name? 4 3 7

 

* e.g. provenance and bookbindings, including heraldry
** Red group noted that digitisation should be included here

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