Administration and Organization
University Librarian Emeritus

Speeches and Presentations

Remarks at the UCLA Library Powell Society Dinner, November 28, 2012

"Operating at Web Scale: Transforming Library Workflows," OCLC Workshop, December 15, 2011

Creating a Research Commons for Digital Scholarship at UCLA, Podcast from the Coalition for Networked Information's Fall 2010 Membership Meeting, December 16, 2010

"My Part of One Hundred Years of California County Library History," California Library Association, October 31, 2009

UCLA's Digital Library Program, Pacific Rim Digital Library Alliance, October 2008

"Reflections of a Wandering Bookman":
2007 Coulter Lecture at the California Library Association Annual Conference, October 28, 2007

Trailblazers and the Pioneers Who Followed: Discovering the Role for Literacy in Libraries: Paper for "Mining Gold in the 21st Century: Strengthening Your Library with Literacy Services," Public Library Association, March 2, 2007

Thinking Ahead: Speech at the Salt Lake City Public Library, September 8, 2006

Comments before the Section 108 Study Group and the Copyright Office of the Library of Congress Related to the Exceptions and Limitations Applicable to Libraries and Archives under Section 108 Copyright Act, April 28, 2006

"A Digital Library for the Middle East": Paper for the Middle East Digital Library Workshop, Alexandria, Egypt, January 15-17, 2006

"If We Change It -- Will They Come?" Keynote Address to the Virtual Reference Desk Conference, November 14, 2005

Statement Concerning Orphan Works to the Copyright Office of the Library of Congress, March 2005

Commencement Address: San Jose State University School of Library and Information Science, May 29 (San Jose) and May 30 (Fullerton), 2004

"Can We Preserve Everything? What about $$?": Paper for the Los Angeles Preservation Network, May 18, 2004

International Librarianship: Remarks in Mary Mack's IS Class, April 27, 2004

"A New Era at UCLA--Or NOT!": Remarks at the 2004 LISAA Spring Dinner, April 20, 2004

Remarks: Welcoming Reception in the Powell Library Rotunda, September 15, 2003