Week 40 September 29 - October 03

Work in progress / completed

BL/WA The DDC server has run out of disk space. Images and data are being stored on
      various other machines while we wait for new disk and more memory.

BL/PA/MK Guided tour.

      Continued quided tour, maps, interaction and plan for color

BL    Worked on VRML model of campus

MK    Scanned negatives and slides

BL    Gross specimens from pathology.
      QTVR project for teaching continues.

WA    Converted and set up more policies.

BL   Demo and introduction for assistants in Internal Audit that will
     be working on the policicies project.

BL/MB Meeting with Hilda Nassar and Ayda Farha at the Medical library
     to put online the "Lebanese Corner" bibliography database.

PA   Work on Illustrator versions of AUB faculty emblems is cancelled.
     Committee for standardising stationary and emblems has been set up
     and the work on the emblems will be taken over by the graphic
     design department

BL/PA Still waiting for news from information office on official Lebanese

BL   Contacted Leila Badr for pictures from the museum collection,
     BCD excavation lecture and slides, etc. Leila Badre will send
     us the illustrations for the museum page when they return from
     the printer. Whether or not material for the BCD excavation lecture
     will be forthcoming was incoclusive.

BL   Advised on UHS pages

BL   Set up amber fossil pages.

BL   Met with biology department to investigate a small pilot project.

Transfer to next week

BL/MB Material from dermatology.

BL   Continue work on technical guidelines for ddc.

ND/BL Continue photographing posters in Special Archives

BL   Select Dr. Nasif's slides for scanning

BL/WA 16mm film from Soth Lebanon - obtain 16mm projector and test conversion
      to digital tape.

BL   Political research papers (from Dr. Nizar Hamzeh)

BL   Dr. Hamadeh needs to identify his slides.

BL   Plan seminars.

WA/BL Copyright work continues
      AUB Publishing agreement: try converting for digital publishing.

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(Patrick Abisalloum, Wissam Adib, Marwan Badran, Nader Daou, Mazen Khattab, Barre Ludvigsen)