A yearly report is due from Cornell to the NEH regarding the work of the
past year as well as a financial statement which will be completed by this
office. We have your earlier, detailed reports which we will use
in reporting as well as the discussions with most of you ten days ago in
Berkeley. We found that meeting very worthwhile and hope that you
did also. Thank you for your attendance as well as your intelligent
comments and recommendations.
For this fourth quarter report please:
1. Complete/update information requested in previous report. Consult
my memorandum of March 10 detailing requirements for nine-month (third
quarter) report, and be sure to provide complete information on any of
the questions/topics which were not fully addressed in that report.
2. Included in the above is completion of the accompanying table requesting
number of titles/volumes by category, ranking results, and number of titles
previously filmed. Provide with final figures in all categories.
3. Conduct some analysis on the results of your scholarly review to
get a sense of the extent of agreement/disagreement among the scholars
in their ranking of titles. Compilation of data on a sample will
4. For those that are now filming, we would like a statement of titles
and volumes you have prepared as of June 30, as well as the numbers of
titles and volumes gone to the filmer and returned by that date.
Nothing else is needed of our one year report. May we please have
your response by July 16!
Within the next three months we also want a copy of your final bibliography
with the rating on a printed copy. Please save a machine readable
copy for mounting on a WWW server in the future.
Examples of Reports from Participating States
North Dakota State University Quarterly Report
Ohio State University Quarterly Report
Colorado State University Final Report
Michigan State University Final Report
Ohio State University Final Report, Phase IV