Round Tables - ORS

Library History Round Table (LHRT)

Founded in 1947, the Library History Round Table (LHRT) exists to facilitate communication among scholars and students of library history, to support research in library history, and to be active in issues, such as preservation, that concern library historians.

Library Research Round Table (LRRT)

Founded in 1968, the Library Research Round Table (LRRT) exists to contribute toward the extension and improvement of library research; to provide public program opportunities for describing and evaluating library research projects and for disseminating their findings; to inform and educate ALA members concerning research techniques and their usefulness in obtaining information with which to reach administrative decisions and solve problems; and expand the theoretical base of the field.