Meeting Minutes

Wednesday, March 16, 2005
2:00 p.m.
Governor's Residence, Lower Level

  1. Branding — Status Update.

    Greg Votava stated that according to Rick Becker, the Branding Policy will be addressed at the April meeting of the NITC. It is on schedule to be adopted in June. Additionally, the Security Policy is being drafted and will be adopted parallel to the Branding Policy.

  2. Nominations / Elections for New Chair-Elect.

    There were no formal nominations received during the meeting. Greg Votava decided to defer until the next meeting. Following the meeting an informal nomination for Jana Johnson was received and it was also suggested that Greg continue for a second term.

  3. Cookies Policy.

    Greg Votava began a discussion on the current Cookies Policy and asked for input regarding how restrictive the policy is for State Webmasters. A subcommittee was created to take a closer look at the policy and report back to the group. The subcommittee volunteers include: Greg Votava; Jeff Pabian; Ryan Duffy; Juli Jurgens; and Nancy Coffman.

  4. Accessibility — Presentation before and after recent changes to the Webmaster site and demo of other sites.

    Jana Johnson did a great presentation of how to use some of the tools to address accessibility problems. She provided a number of handouts and great insight into how those with accessibility issues view web sites.

  5. Accessibility and Broken Links — How do we monitor and report as a group?

    Greg Votava deferred this discussion to the following meeting.

  6. Miscellaneous.

    There were no items.

  7. Adjourn.

Next Meeting

Wednesday, May 4, 2005
1:30 - 3:00 p.m.
Nebraska Library Commission
1200 N Street, Suite 120
Crane Room (Lower Level, enter building on first floor, South side)