Heads of Technical Services (HOTS)

Years active: 1998-2013

NOTE: Beginning July 2013, the University of California Libraries launched a revised advisory structure. The groups within the previous structure are no longer active, including this group. See UC Libraries Advisory Structure (UCLAS) for information about the current structure.

Group Description

  • Provided expertise and leadership to SOPAG on emerging technical services issues.
  • Coordinated systemwide technical services activities related to MELVYL and the CDL.
  • Served as a discussion group among the members on technical services issues and innovations.
  • Served as a resource and focus for information exchange on technical services issues for the University of California.
  • Communicated with and disseminated to all campus groups, SOPAG, appointed task forces, and other common interest groups information on technical services issues.

Key Documents

Reports

Annual Reports

Goals

Roster at Time of Disbandment

UC Berkeley

Lisa Rowlison de Ortiz
Director, Catalog Department
University of California, Berkeley

UC Davis

Karleen Darr, Chair
Head, Collection Support Services
University of California, Davis

UC Irvine

Vicki Grahame
Associate University Librarian for Technical Services
University of California, Irvine

UC Los Angeles

John Riemer
Head, Library Cataloging and Metadata Center
University of California, Los Angeles

UC Merced

Jim Dooley
Head, Collection Services
University of California, Merced

UC Riverside

Manuel Urrizola, Vice-Chair
Head of Cataloging & Metadata Services
University of California, Riverside

UC San Diego

Linda Barnhart
Head, Metadata Services Department
University of California, San Diego

UC San Francisco

Anneliese Taylor
Manager, Collection Management
University of California, San Francisco

UC Santa Barbara

Catherine Nelson
Head, Acquisitions and Resource Management Services
University of California, Santa Barbara

UC Santa Cruz

Marcia Barrett
Head of Technical Services
University of California, Santa Cruz

California Digital Library

Patricia Martin
Bibliographic Services Director
California Digital Library

LAUC Representative

Louise Ratliff
Social Sciences and Map Catalog Librarian
University of California, Los Angeles

SCP Advisory Committee Representative

Jim Dooley
Head, Collection Services
University of California, Merced

SOPAG Liaison

Vicki Grahame
Associate University Librarian for Technical Services
University of California, Irvine

Reporting Groups

Meeting Minutes

2013

Document owner: Felicia Poe
Last updated: January 8, 2020