Christine McConnell ALCTS Publishing email@example.com CHICAGO- “ Managing Microforms in the Digital Age, ” a new online publication from the Association for Library Collections and Technical Services (ALCTS) addresses trends in bibliographic control, storage environments, current vendors and
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ALA has released its list of candidates for the upcoming 2015 election. The slate is available online. This is not the final list of candidates; any ALA member who wants to be on the ballet may file a petition. The deadline for filing is February 6, 2015. ...
RMUGRIDGE - 11/21/2014 - 15:08 - ALCTS News
Dear colleagues in acquisitions, collection development and management, preservation, cataloging/metadata, and continuing resources/serials, ALCTS is pleased to announce a new ALCTS-wide e-mail discussion list, ALCTScentral@lists.ala.org. Why should you j ...
RMUGRIDGE - 11/21/2014 - 14:48 - ALCTS News
The ALCTS e-Forum “Open Access: What does it Mean for ALCTS and LRTS?” was held on October 6 and 7, 2014. The first day of discussion opened with background information on ALCTS’ Open Access (OA) statement and ALA’s institutional repository, ALAIR. This w ...
RMUGRIDGE - 11/21/2014 - 13:14 - ALCTS News
IFLA’s Preservation and Conservation Section (P&C) hosted a pre-Congress Satellite meeting in Geneva on August 12-14, 2014. The preconference included diverse topics such as new dimensions in disaster preparedness, national library digital preservatio ...
RMUGRIDGE - 11/06/2014 - 14:25 - ALCTS News
Julia Claire Blixrud, assistant executive director for scholarly communication at the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) and a champion for open access to information, died on October 29, 2014, at the age of 59, after a decade-long fight with cancer. ...
RMUGRIDGE - 11/06/2014 - 14:55 - ALCTS News
Dear ALCTS Members, So much is going on within ALCTS right now. For example: The Planning Committee conducted an inventory of ALCTS programs and services that will inform our contribution to the ALA strategic plan. The Organization and Bylaws Committee is ...
RMUGRIDGE - 11/06/2014 - 14:51 - ALCTS News
The IFLA Newspapers Section Standing Committee met on August 16 and 19, 2014 during the 80th IFLA World Library and Information Congress (WLIC), held in Lyon, France. A moment of silence was observed at the August 16 Standing Committee meeting to remember ...
RMUGRIDGE - 11/06/2014 - 13:40 - ALCTS News
The IFLA World Library and Information Congress- 80th IFLA General Conference and Assembly was held in Lyon, the second largest city in France, on August 16-22, 2014. Over 3,500 library and information professionals around the world participated in this a ...
RMUGRIDGE - 10/28/2014 - 16:13 - ALCTS News
Open Programme Bibliography Section Standing Committee members cooperated in the day-long program, Universal Bibliographic Control in the Digital Age: Golden Opportunity or Paradise Lost? on August 18, 2014. It was jointly presented by the Bibliography Se ...
RMUGRIDGE - 11/05/2014 - 09:23 - ALCTS News
The Standing Committee (SC) of the IFLA Knowledge Management Section under the robust leadership of Mrs. Leda Butrini, the Section Chair, conducted a rich program during the 80 th IFLA World Library and Information Congress in Lyon, France. Satellite Meet ...
RMUGRIDGE - 11/05/2014 - 09:25 - ALCTS News