AASL 2002 -- New Orleans in April!
Preliminary Schedule
as of Apr 3, 2002

Where: Hotel Inter-continental New Orleans, 444 St. Charles Ave., 504.525.5566, www.interconti.com
When: Thursday April 11th – Sunday April 14th, 2002.
Conference Fee: $80.00
Register: library1.njit.edu/archlib/aasl/meetings/2002/registration.html

Thursday’s Schedule:

AASL Registration Table Open from noon to 5:00, 3rd floor, Hotel Inter-Continental.

9:00 - 5:00 Book display and exhibits open.
2:00 - 4:00 ACSA Annual meeting welcome and Topic Chairs’ panel discussion.
4:30 - 6:00 ACSA Introduction to New Orleans, Donald Gatzke and students of Tulane University, and Christine Boyer of Princeton University.
6:30 - 8:00 ACSA President’s Reception.

See the ACSA Conference Schedule on page 5 of “ACSA Annual Meeting Info…” at:


Friday’s Schedule: Tulane University

9:00 - 5:00 Book display and exhibits open at the Hotel Inter-Continental.
8:30 - 9:30 Travel via the historic St. Charles Streetcar to Tulane University, Howard Tilton Memorial Library, Center for Library User Education. Meet in front of the hotel at 8:30.
9:30 - 10:25 Boyd Childress, Robert McDonald and Sebastien Arnaud, Auburn Univ. and E-Media. Demonstration and discussion of a new digital slide management, presentation, and instruction tool.
10:30 - 11:15 Janine Henri, UT-Austin, TARO – Texas Archival Resources Online.
11:15 – 12:00 Polly Trump, Univ. AZ – Tucson. Team Management and RAP – Reference Availability Project.
12:00 - 2:00 Lunch on one’s own, armed with a restaurant guide and map of the Tulane area. Audubon Park and Zoo are across the street from Tulane.
2:00 - 3:00 Gather at the Architecture Library, Richardson Memorial Hall, Tulane. Frances Hecker, Head, Architecture Library, has welcomed us to browse their library, which is a branch library in the Arch. Building.
3:00 - 5:00 Gary Van Zante, Curator, Southeastern Architectural Archive, Joseph Jones Hall, 6801 Freret, 3rd floor. An overview of New Orleans architectural graphics with examples from the collection, and the management of architectural drawings collections.
5:00 - 6:00 Travel back to Hotel Inter-Continental via streetcar.
7:00 - ??? Group Dinner at The Palace Café. $42.00 per person covers meal, tax, and tip. To reserve a place, email Jacque: jtygart@drury.edu

Saturday’s Schedule: Hotel Inter-Continental, Les Continents Room

9:00 - 5:00 Book display and exhibits open.
7:00 - 8:00 Continental Breakfast.
8:00 - 9:30 Business Meeting.
9:30 - 9:50 Thomas Lowther, Director AIA/CES. Thom will introduce a new AIA/CES continuing education concept.
10:00 -10:55 Robert (Robbie) J. Cangelosi, Jr., AIA. An introduction to New Orleans’ Architectural History.
11:00 -11:55 Sarah Legins, Pratt Institute, NYC. “Alvar Aalto Libraries.”
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch on one’s own.
1:00 - 1:30 Emilie White, Mississippi State Univ., Starkville. “The Criss Collection: The Architecture of Christianity.”
1:35 - 2:00 Ruth Wallach, USC, Los Angeles. “The Center of the Universe; active learning and the question of library instruction.”
2:00 - 2:15 short break
2:15 - 3:00 Barbara Opar, Syracuse Univ., NY. “The Architecture Library of the Future…Revisited.”
3:00 - 3:30 Sylvia Harris, Cardiff Univ., Wales. RIBA Recommended Books Selection Group.
4:30 Meet in front of Hotel to walk to the Royal Blend Coffee Shop where our tour of St. Louis Cemetery #1 begins.
5:00 - 6ish Tour of St. Louis Cemetery #1.

Sunday Schedule:

9:00 - 2:00 Book display and exhibits open