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Task Force on the Rule of Three


Report (6/5/2001)
Report (8/18/2001)

CC:DA/TF/Rule of Three/1

January 29, 2001


The Task Force on the Rule of Three is charged with reviewing the rule revision proposals to make the “rule of three” optional in JSC document 4JSC/ACOC/1/ACOC follow-up drafted in response to the discussion of the original document at the JSC London meeting 13-15 Sept. 2000.

The Task Force will prepare a report and recommendations as to the action CC:DA should take in response to these proposals. The report may contain alternative rule revision proposals as deemed necessary by the Task Force.

The report of the Task Force shall be sent to the Chair of CC:DA no later than May 20, 2001.

CC:DA/TF/Rule of Three/2

January 29, 2001


Steven R. Arakawa, Chair
Yale University Library
P.O. Box 208240
New Haven, CT 06520-8240
work: (203) 432-8266
fax: (203) 432-7231

Lowell Ashley
Smithsonian Institution Libraries
Constitution Ave. at 10th St. NW
Washington, DC 20560-4532
work: (202) 357-3161
fax: (202) 357-4532

Sherman Clarke
New York University
Bobst Library—Cataloging
70 Washington Square South
New York, NY 10012-1091
work: (212) 998-2462
fax: (212) 995-4366

Rebecca R. Culbertson
University of California, San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive 0175-K
La Jolla, CA 92093-0175
work: (858) 534-1283
fax: (858) 534-4970

Kate Harcourt
Columbia University
102 Butler Library
535 West 114th Street
New York, NY 10027

Susan M. Hayes
New York University
Bobst Library—Cataloging
70 Washington Square South
New York, NY 10012-1091
work: (212) 998-2459
fax: (212) 995-4366

Mary L. Larsgaard
University of California, Santa Barbara
UCSB Library
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-9010
work: (805) 893-4049
fax: (805) 893-8799

Shirley J. Lincicum
Western Oregon University Library
Hamersly Library
345 N. Monmouth Ave.
Monmouth, OR 97361-1314
work: (503) 838-8890
fax: (503) 838-8399

Robert L. Maxwell
Brigham Young University
6430 Harold B. Lee Library
Provo, UT 84602
work: (801) 378-5568
fax: (801) 378-3221

Jennifer E. Sweda
Social Science Cataloger
Original Cataloging Dept./IPC
Van Pelt Library
University of Pennsylvania
3420 Walnut St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6206
work: (215) 746-6395
fax: (215) 573-9610

Noelle Van Pulis
Ohio State University Libraries
Cataloging Dept.
1858 Neil Avenue Mall
Columbus, OH 43210-1286
work: (614) 247-7453
fax: (614) 481-0434

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CC:DA/TF/Rule of Three/3/Rev

August 18, 2001

Final Report

The Task Force report was originally submitted on June 5, 2001. After discussion at CC:DA later in June, the report was revised. The revised report is available in two formats: