On Jun 6, 2006, at 10:54 AM, Dinberg Donna wrote:

> Eric, some of these folks are already here and listening.
> I'm not a hacker (maybe in the next life ...), but am a former
> cataloguer
> and  reference techie with current responsibility for monitoring a
> broad
> range of innovative discussions, including this forum; and we all
> know there
> are vendor types on code4lib, as well.  I imagine there are, in
> fact, enough
> non-coder folks here to pipe up if things start down a not-so-
> functional
> path or a path with which we might take issue.
> Also, I'm sure those of us here who don't code are raising code4lib
> points
> of discussion in our own workplaces and, as needed, bringing those
> comments
> back here.

Noted, but most people here on code4lib are hackers. The idea of a
library catalog needs to reach a much wider audience. That is why I
advocate a new list.

Eric Lease Morgan
University Libraries of Notre Dame

I'm hiring a Senior Programmer Analyst.