Log in

  • Home
  • Thinking Outside of the Box

Thinking Outside of the Box

24th Annual Conference of the Association of Seventh-day Adventist Librarians
June 21-23, 2004

Florida Hospital College
Orlando, Florida, USA


Friday, June 19

6:15 P.M. Shuttle leaves Comfort Suites
6:30 P.M. Registration: FHC Faculty Lounge
7:00 P.M. Welcome, Announcements, and supper
7:30 P.M. Interactive vespers program
Roberta Fish
8:45 P.M. Shuttle returns to Comfort Suites

Sabbath, June 20

1:00P.M. Lunch at Florida Hospital cafeteria: Welsh 1 Conference Room
2:00 P.M. Tour of Florida Hospital
Jean Aldrich
3:00 P.M. Rest Break
5:00 P.M. Shuttle leaves Comfort Suites for New Symrna Beach: 27th Street Park
6:00 P.M. Free time at beach
7:30 P.M. Beach vespers: Pavilion sections 1-4
Cezar Luchian
8:30 P.M. Eat at Touch of Italy
10:00 P.M. Return to Orlando

Sunday, June 20
Pre-Conference Programs

Theme: “Adventist Internet and Electronic Resources:
A Strategic Plan”
7:30 A.M. Registration
8:30 A.M. Devotional
Dusanka Hristic, RN, MS – Associate Professor of Nursing, Florida Hospital College
9:00 A.M. Keynote Session: Adventist Resources on the Internet

Adventist Resources on the Internet an Update

Carolyn Gaskell – Director of Libraries, Walla Walla College [presentation notes]

What is GC Archives doing, future plans, and how they do it

Bert Haloviak and Jonathan Brauer – General Conference Archives 

10:30 A.M. Break
10:45 A.M. Strategic Planning: Cooperation and Coordination – Panel Discussion
Jonathan Brauer – General Conference Archives
Michael Campbell – Ellen G. White Estate Branch Office, Loma Linda University
Jim Ford – Curator, Adventist Heritage Center, Center for Adventist Research, Andrews University
Carolyn Gaskell – Director of Libraries, Walla Walla College
Bert Haloviak – General Conference Archives
Tony Zbarachuck – Special Collections Librarian & Archivist, La Sierra University
12:00 NOON Lunch
1:30 P.M.

Electronic Journals

Cataloging of periodicals at Andrews

Warren Johns – Bibliographic Services Librarian, Religion Specialist, Andrews University

Report on managing electronic journals at SDA college and university libraries

Jerry Daly – Director, Loma Linda University Library

2:45 P.M. Break
3:00 P.M. Business Session
Theme: “Preparing Your Library/Media Center
for the 21st Century”
8:30 A.M. Registration
9:00 A.M. Devotion – Refreshed in Faith and Reassured of His Saving Grace
Wolfard Touchard – Reference Librarian, Andrews University
10:45 A.M. Break
11:00 A.M. How to Evaluate Your Library/Media Center
Wolfard Touchard – Reference Librarian, Andrews University
11:25 A.M. From Card Catalog to Going Online
Steve Sowder – Systems Librarian & Head, Dept of Systems and Media, Andrews University
12:00 NOON Lunch
1:00 P.M. Preparing Students for College: Information Literacy for K-12 and Beyond
Sabrina Riley – Head Librarian, Union College
2:00 P.M. Library Assignments
Cynthia Mae Helms – Head, Department of Information Services, Andrews University
3:00 P.M. Librarian’s Certification/Professional Development/Professional Associations: Benefit in Joining ASDAL
Paulette McLean Johnson – Library Director, Oakwood College
3:15 P.M. Break
3:30 P.M. Boolean Searching
Lauren Matacio – Instruction Librarian, Andrews University
4:00 P.M. How and Where to Buy Books
Katye Hunt – ANGEL Director/Manager, Southern Adventist University
4:30 P.M. How to Develop a Balanced Collection
Wolfard Touchard – Reference Librarian, Andrews University
5:30 P.M. Adjourned
4:30 P.M. Executive Committee
7:00 P.M. ALICE Board I
Monday, June 21
Conference Program
7:00 A.M. Registration
7:30 A.M. Welcome and Announcements
  • Deanna Stevens – Onsite Co-ordinator
  • Bruce McClay – ASDAL President-Elect
7:45 A.M. Welcome to FHCHS
Dr. David Greenlaw – President, Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences
8:00 A.M. Devotional
Dick Duerksen – Assistant Vice President for Mission Development, Florida Hospital
9:00 A.M. Keynote Address – Thinking Outside the Box
Marta Westall – Director, Central Florida Library Cooperative (CFLC)
10:00 A.M. Break
10:15 A.M. Want Postum with That? – Café Service in Libraries
Ruth M. Swan – Associate Director of Libraries, Florida A&M University
11:30 A.M. Lunch
1:00 P.M. Thinking Outside the Box: Option or Necessity?
Gilbert Abella – Reference & Instruction Librarian, Pacific Union College
2:00 P.M. Break
2:15 P.M. Business Session I
3:15 P.M. Break & Group Photograph I
3:30 P.M. Breakout Sessions & Committees
4:30 P.M. Presentation: Disney’s Costuming Library
Beau Herman – Technology, Database and Cataloging Expert, Central Florida Library Cooperative
7:00 P.M. SDAPI Board

Tuesday, June 22

7:30 A.M. Bus departure
9:00 A.M. Disney “Keys to the Kingdom” tour
11:00 A.M. Lunch break (buy own lunch)
11:45 A.M. Continue Disney “Keys to the Kingdom” tour
1:00 P.M. Bus departs to Winter Park
2:30 P.M. Winter Park: 3 options (your choice)
4:30 P.M. Dinner at Chapters Cafe & Bookshop (need to sign up: $15 per person)
6:15 P.M. Scenic Boat Tour and drop off at Rollins College
7:30 P.M. Tour of Olin Library
Wednesday, June 23
8:30 A.M. Announcements

Jeff Cinquemani – Associate Pastor, Florida Hospital Seventh-day Adventist Church
9:00 A.M. Presentation: Technostress: Adopting Technology Successfully
Diane Henderson – Technology Trainer and Webmaster, Central Florida Library Cooperative
10:00 A.M. Break
10:15 A.M. Business Session II
11:15 A.M. Group Photograph II
11:30 A.M. Lunch
1:00 P.M. Book Talks: A Simple and Creative Approach
Johanna McClay – Reference Librarian, Bismarck State College
2:00 P.M. Break
2:15 P.M. Out of My Box and Into Yours: Writing Historically Accurate Biblical Narratives
Terri L. Fivash – author of Joseph – A Story
3:15 P.M. Break
3:30 P.M. Committees
4:30 P.M. Business Session III
6:00 P.M. Tour of FHC Library
6:30 P.M. Banquet
Caribbean Theme – Dress is tropical/casual

This is a reprint of the Conference Program as it appeared in 2004. Some information may no longer be current.

Last Revised July 2, 2004

Association of Seventh-day Adventist Librarians ©2023

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software