Germanists Discussion Group Agenda & Minutes – 2023 Midwinter

ALA Midwinter Meeting, Virtual

Wednesday, March 1, 2023
1:00-2:00 P.M. (EST)/12:00-1:00 P.M. (CST)/11:00 A.M.-12:00 P.M. (MST)/10:00-11:00 A.M. (PST)
Zoom registration


  • Tom Harding, University of Waterloo, (Convener)
  • Christie Ericson, Katie Gibson, Heidi Madden, Jeremy Ott, Kathleen Smith, Brian Vetruba

Agenda & Minutes

I. Welcome and introductions

II. Print versus electronic purchases – current demands from departments

III. Emerging research areas, gaps in collections

IV. Enrolment in German departments and library resources allocated to languages

IV. Trends in German librarianship

Minutes submitted by Tom Harding