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Merryll Penson GALILEO project files

Merryll Penson GALILEO project files

Descriptive Summary

Title: Merryll Penson GALILEO project files
Creator: Penson, Merryll
Inclusive Dates: 1994-2001
Language(s): English
Extent: 3.5 Linear Feet (4 boxes)
Collection Number: UA00-029
Repository: University of Georgia Archives

Collection Description

Historical Note

For three years Meryll Penson was the Associate University Librarian for Public Services at the University of Georgia. Since October 2000, she has served as Executive Director for Library Services, Office of Instructional and Information Technology, Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia (USG). Responsibilities include GALILEO (Georgia's Virtual Library available statewide) and GIL (the library automation system for the 35 USG institutions). In addition, she helped write the original GALILEO proposal and worked toward its adoption as well as leading the effort for selection and implementation of GIL.

Scope and Content

This collection contains Merryll Penson's files relating to the creation and implementation of the GALILEO project. The files date from 1994 through 2001.

Organization and Arrangement

The collection is arranged according to institute and/or subject.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Merryll Penson GALILEO project files, UA00-029, University Archives, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

General Notes


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Academic libraries -- Administration.
Academic library directors -- Georgia.
GALILEO (Georgia statewide project)
Librarians -- Georgia -- Athens -- Correspondence.
Universities and colleges -- Georgia -- Administration.
Universities and colleges -- Georgia -- Athens.
University of Georgia. Libraries

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Abraham Baldwin Agriculture College [Publicity]
12Augusta College [Publicity]
13Bainbridge College [Publicity]
14Clayton State College [Publicity]
15Columbus College [Publicity]
16Dalton College [Publicity]
17Darton College [Publicity]
18Gainesville College [Publicity]
19Georgia Southwestern College [Publicity]
110Georgia State University [Publicity]
111Georgia Institute Of Technology [Publicity]
112Gordon College [Publicity]
113Macon College [Publicity]
114Medical College Of Georgia [Publicity]
115Middle Georgia College [Publicity]
116Savannah State College [Publicity]
117Southern College Of Tech [Publicity]
118South Georgia College [Publicity]
119Valdosta State College [Publicity]
120Waycross College [Publicity]
121West Georgia College [Publicity]
122Articles On GALILEO [Journals, Conference Presentation]
124GACOMO Annual Meeting - [Georgia Library Association GALILEO Presentation], 1995
125GACOMO Annual Meeting, 1996
126GALILEO Assessment
127Gainesville College
128G.E.T.S. Assessment Report, 1996 July 1
129G.E.T.S. Assessment Group [Pre-GALILEO Circulation Project]
130GALILEO Briefing, 1995 November 28
132GALILEO Database/Information
133GALILEO Database Information
134GALILEO Database Information
135GALILEO Database Information
136GALILEO Database Information
137Articles On GALILEO [Newspaper, Newsletters, Press Releases, Photographs]
138UMI - Proposal For The State Of Georgia, 1995
21FAX Machine INFO
23GALILEO Overview
24GALILEO Policies
25GALILEO Statistics
210OCLC SOLINET User's Group Fall Meeting [GALILEO Presentation]
211Copyright [GALILEO]
212GALILEO Presentation & OCLC Firstsearch Presentation Notes]
213GALILEO Steering Committee, 1996-1997
214-15GALILEO Steering Committee , 1995
216-17GALILEO Steering Committee , 1994
218GALILEO Support [Technological Support]
219GALILEO Training
220Historic GALILEO Information
222Transparencies (Continued)
223LSWG - Library Services Work Group, 1995 - 1996
224LSWG - Library Services Work Group (Continued), 1994 - 1995
32Peachnet [GALILEO Printing]
33-4RACL [Regent's Academic Committee On Libraries]
35RECON [Retrospective Conversion Of Libraries Holdings Records]
36Tech. [Technology]
37Universal Borrowing
38World Wide Web Committee
41Miscellenous "to be filed" paperwork
43IPEDS, 1997
44IPEDS, 1998
45RACL Collection Analysis Project
49Electronic dissertations
410GALILEO Steering Committee
411Carol Diedrichs/consultant
413-14SACS Self-Study
415Self Study: Compliance Committee
416Georgia Statewide Collection Assessment Project
418GALILEO: "Barbara's folder"
418GALILEO purchasing