February 2004

Date: 
Saturday, February 7, 2004 - 12:30
Place: 
The Dragon Palace, Los Angeles, California
Attendees: 
Young-sil Lee, Won-tack Kim, Ho-gyong Woo, Migyong Han, Taeok Shin, Hyon-suk Ho, Choonhee Rhim, Sun-yoon Lee, Heawon Paick, Mi-gyong Kang, Miki Lim

Korean American Librarians and Information Professionals Association
Quarterly Meeting Minutes

1. Treasurer's Report
The balance as of December 31, 2003 - $2.502.01

2. KALIPA Scholarship
Total of 3 applied. San Jose State University 1st year student Tong-su Sin was selected. Young-sil Lee will contact the winner and the other two by the end of February.

3. Program Ideas

Grant Application to Korean Cultural Center for Users’ Guide
Library Users' Guide will be published only in Korean for the new immigrants.
Grant proposal was submitted to the Korean Cultural Center by Young-sil Lee, Chong-sil Han, and Sun-yoon Lee.
Prospect amount from the Center will be around $2,000
The Committee Members: Sun-yoon Lee for academic library / Young-sil Lee and Chong-sil Han for public library / Tae-ok Sin for special library
Each KALIPA members are encouraged to contribute to the content of Users' Guide. Contact any committee members accordingly.
The rough draft by the end of March or the middle of April.
The final draft by early May

Chang-Rae Lee
He will be in Los Angeles for the UCLA Bookfair. Without honorarium, he agreed to have a program at the library
Jeoung Um Sa and the Friends Group of Pio Pico Koreatown Branch will have an Author Program.
KALIPA will do the flyers and publicity. Sun-yoon Lee (with Heawon Paick) will do the flyer by the middle of March.
The program date is April 23rd 2004, 6:30 p.m. at Pio Pico Koreatown Branch of Los Angeles Public Library.

4. Announcements

East Los Angeles Community College has a new Library Technician Position opening. Please contact Choon-hee Rhim for more information
There is a Korean-American Librarian at Orange Public Library system (Stanton Branch): Yong-gi Sin.
The KALIPA will have a General Meeting again in March to discuss regarding two programs in planning.

5. The meeting was adjourned at 3:00 p.m.

- Minutes submitted by Paick Heawon