Search

Search results

  1. Turn Your Idea into a Publication

    an ALCTS Virtual Midwinter Symposium This three-part virtual symposium gives new and potential authors the know-how and confidence to share their ideas and expertise through publishing. Experienced authors and editors introduce fundamentals of research, w ...

    JREESE - 12/16/2014 - 17:09 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  2. How to Host a Preservation Week Event

    This webinar will help librarians who are thinking about hosting a Preservation Week event plan for choosing a topic and finding a speaker and will offer guidance on resources to answer preservation questions that may come up after the event. This webinar ...

    CMCCONNELL - 12/17/2014 - 15:11 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  3. Analytics for Electronic Resources

    What is an e-forum? An ALCTS e-forum provides an opportunity for librarians to discuss matters of interest, led by a moderator, through the e-forum discussion list. The e-forum discussion list works like an email listserv: register your email address with ...

    EWHITMORE - 12/02/2014 - 14:21 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  4. Fundamentals of Cataloging

    Six-week online course that is a basic primer for library cataloging concepts and practices. The course was written and developed by Vicki Sipe, Catalog Librarian, University of Maryland, Baltimore County. It covers: principles underlying cataloging pract ...

    CMCCONNELL - 12/22/2014 - 15:27 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  5. Using Excel to Help Cut Budgets

    In this session, the presenter will show ways to use Excel spreadsheet functions and features to compile, organize, and evaluate data for many purposes, not the least of which is planning with a reduced budget. Content covered will include Excel and other ...

    CMCCONNELL - 12/10/2014 - 10:51 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  6. Copyright Issues for Growing Digital Collections

    Presenter will share experiences working with a legal services department at an academic campus. After eighteen months of getting no signed copyrights transferred to the university from authors and copyright holders, she was able to convince the legal hea ...

    CMCCONNELL - 12/08/2014 - 11:54 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  7. RFID: Considerations for Implementation

    While much has been published on how RFID technology works and its uses for libraries, there has been limited public discussion of factors that should be considered in deciding whether to move forward with implementation or the specifics of planning and d ...

    CMCCONNELL - 12/08/2014 - 11:36 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  8. Use of Social Media in the Library

    Social media has the potential to facilitate much closer relationships between libraries and their patrons. Current usage of social media by the library community generally remains ad hoc and somewhat experimental, but the uptake of these tools is acceler ...

    CMCCONNELL - 10/31/2014 - 11:53 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  9. More Than Citations and Impact Factor: Altmetric.com

    What are altmetrics? The scientific publishing community has traditionally measured the impact and reach of a research article at the journal level. The most commonly used metric is the impact factor, which measures the average number of citations of rece ...

    CMCCONNELL - 10/31/2014 - 11:54 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  10. Authority Records and Copyright Determination

    What do Pride and Prejudice, Sherlock Holmes, British Insects and How to Identify Them, and Sixty Years a Bookman have in common? These books are all in the public domain, like many others collected on our library shelves. What information does it take to ...

    CMCCONNELL - 10/14/2014 - 10:45 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

Pages