Council on East Asian Libraries

Association for Asian Studies

2004 Annual Meetings



The annual meetings of the Council on East Asian Libraries (CEAL), the Association for Asian Studies (AAS), and related organizations will be held at the Town and Country Resort & Convention Center (, San Diego.  The AAS panels and roundtables are scheduled from Thursday, March 4th - Sunday, March 7th, 2004. 


Please see for more information and hotel reservation and for AAS online registration.  It is not necessary to register separately for CEAL.


The CEAL meetings are scheduled as follows.  Unless otherwise indicated, all meetings will be held in the Garden Salon 1, Town and Country Resort & Convention Center.  Meetings given in parentheses and italic are not official CEAL meetings.  They are listed for the convenience of CEAL members.


March 2 (Tuesday)

Pre-Conference Workshop and Round Table

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

XML for East Asian Libraries

(UC San Diego Library Computer Lab, La Jolla)

7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Small East Asian Library Collections Round Table (Sunset Room)



March 3 (Wednesday)


8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m

CEAL Executive Board I (Stratford Room)

1:10 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Plenary session

3:10 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Committee on Public Services

7:10 p.m. - 9:15 p.m.

Committee on Technical Processing



March 4 (Thursday)


8:40 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Committee on Korean Materials

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon

(NCC Open Meeting ( Sunset Room))

10:40 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Committee on Chinese Materials

1:40 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Committee on Japanese Materials

3:40 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Committee on Library Technology

6:45 p.m.-

CEAL Fellowship Dinner (Todai Japanese Seafood Buffet Restaurant -- 2828 Camino de Rio South, San Diego)



March 5 (Friday)


9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 

(RLG Meeting (Best Western Seven Seas Lodge, Lord Jim's Room))

9:00 a.m.-10:45 a.m. RLG Forum: Looking forward: Online Access to All Original Script Research Materials (all interested welcome)

11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. RLIN Users Forum: Future Technical Services with RLIN21(tm)

7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

CEAL Executive Board II (Esquire Room)



March 6 (Saturday)


8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.


(OCLC CJK Users Group Annual Meeting)

San Diego Public Library - Mission Valley Branch

2123 Fenton Parkway, San Diego, CA 92108

7:15 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

(Asian Librarians Liaison Committee (ALL)) (Sunset Room)