AX-SNet Meeting, Queens University, Kingston Ontario, 22nd June 2007

Present: Wendy Duff, Jackie Spence, Andrea Johnson, Geoff Pick, Amanda Hill, Charlotte Hodgson, Helen Tibbo, Ian Anderson

Briefing for new members on the background to AX-SNet and the research framework established at the Harnosand and Glasgow meetings.

Discussion followed on the current research and practice landscape and where the gaps are that collaborative AX-SNet research might fill within the three strands of academic, community and practitioner.

Possibilities included:

The following actions were adopted:

WD – explore possibility of an impacts meeting in Holland with Hans Hoffman with a view to developing a grant application
AJ – explore idea for a workshop with the Archives Hub
IA – liaise with Geoff on PSQG data, possibly grant application, involvement with Joan Cherry for data analysis
JS – to contact Burns Owen Partnership regarding their impact studies
HT – to contact IMLS regarding their impact instrument
AJ – to speak to Louise Ray on NCA (National Council on Archives)/HLF (Heritage Lottery Fund)
IA – link to Jackie's impact report and add bibliography to AX-SNet web site.

Ian Anderson
July 2007