Association of Architecture School Librarians
23rd Annual Meeting

March 16-18, 2001, Hilton Hotel Baltimore & Towers
Baltimore, Maryland

Kevin McMahon, President
Judy Connorton, VicePresident/President-Elect
Margaret Culbertson, Secretary/Treasurer
Jim Robertson, Archivist
Joon Mornes, Past President

2001 Conference Planning Committee: Anita Carrico, Judy Connorton, Kevin McMahon

Please Note Schedule Change: In 2001, for the first time, the AASL Conference will begin on Friday and not Saturday to coordinate with the ACSA Conference schedule.

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Preliminary Program

Friday, March 16, 2001

12:00-4:00 AASL Registration

10:00-2:00 ACSA Book Display & Exhibit Area open

2:00-2:30 ACSA Annual Meeting Welcome

ACSA President Tony Schuman

ACSA Program Co-Chairs Tom Fisher & Christine Macy

4:00-4:30 Buses leave for Morgan State ACSA events

5:00-5:00 Morgan State Welcome

5:30-7:00 ACSA Keynote Address, TBA, Morgan State

7:00-8:30 ACSA President’s Reception, Morgan State

8:30-9:00 ACSA Topaz Medal Presentation

Saturday, March 17, 2001

9:00-5:00 ACSA Book Display & Exhibits Open

(Meeting Room TBA)

8:30-9:00 Continental Breakfast

AASL Introduction

Late Arrivals Registration

9:00-11:00 Presentations: Online Teaching Techniques

Jeff Alger, Kansas State University
Martin Aurand, Carnegie Mellon

Jeanne Brown, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

11:00-11:15 Break

11:15-12:30 AASL Business Meeting

Kevin McMahon, AASL President

12:30-2:00 Lunch on your own

2:00-5:00 Walking Tour (Tentatively set for the Fells Point/Federal Hill area)

5:00-6:00 Pre-Dinner Social: Federal Hill home of AASL member Anita Carrico

6:00/6:30 AASL Group Dinner – Restaurant TBA

Sunday, March 18, 2001

9:00-5:00 ACSA Book Display & Exhibits Open

(Meeting Room)

8:30-9:00 Coffee

9:00-11:00 Presentations: Pattern Books/Trade Catalogs

Presenters: Margaret Culbertson, University of Houston

Michael Leininger, MIT

Rhoda Ratner, Smithsonian Institution Libraries

11:00-11:15 Break

11:15-12:15 Presentation: Slide Lecture on Baltimore Architecture

Presenter: TBA from the Baltimore Architecture Foundation

12:15-1:15 Lunch on your own

1:30-2:30 National Architectural Accreditation Board (NAAB) Standards Update

Kathy Brackney, Co-Chair

Joint AASL-ARLIS/NA Task Force on NAAB Standards

2:30-4:00 Brainstorming Discussion

Topic TBA

Moderator: Barbara Opar, Syracuse University

AASL Conference closes.


Monday, March 19 & Tuesday, March 20, 2001 (No AASL Activities)

ACSA Book Display & Exhibits open each day.

Various talks & tours scheduled. Check the February & March ACSA News for details. Also, the ACSA web site will soon post a schedule of events.

Check the AASL web site: for updated information as the conference date approaches. A registration form is posted for printing & mailing. Hotel information is also available.