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
11/20/2013 - 14:04
Each year, ALCTS members volunteer to cover a program they attend at ALA Annual Conference. These efforts enable the rest of us to benefit from their presentations. Whether you attended the conference but missed the program, or couldn’t attend at all, the ...
MALICEJP - 07/21/2014 - 15:21 - ALCTS News
I love to give advice. I can’t help myself! When given the opportunity to write about my “ALCTS experience,” I couldn’t help but see it through the lens of “lessons learned.” So bear with me… Prior to becoming a preservation librarian, I had the opportuni ...
MALICEJP - 07/18/2014 - 19:47 - ALCTS News
In this last column as ALCTS President, I’m coming to you from my Art Deco living room. It features a variety of sleek, streamlined cabinets that I have filled with vintage glassware, pottery, and books. One is topped off with a Stromberg Carlson radio fr ...
MALICEJP - 06/30/2014 - 16:58 - ALCTS News
Nearly all of us went through some kind of school system where a summer break meant exactly that: a break. A break from what we knew before, and an opportunity to start anew each fall (or, increasingly, early August). For many of us, summer was not just a ...
MALICEJP - 06/24/2014 - 13:52 - ALCTS News
In September 2010, I wrote my News article on being an Executive Director at ALA. That article is probably more relevant now than it was back then, so I’ve re-printed it here for you, slightly edited. The search for the ALCTS Executive Director position w ...
MALICEJP - 05/29/2014 - 13:54 - ALCTS News
My experience in ALCTS – RTSD as it was then known – began very inauspiciously. My first committee assignment was as a member of the Committee to Study Serials Cataloging, the successor to the Serials Advisory Study Committee. This was during a period of ...
MALICEJP - 05/29/2014 - 13:57 - ALCTS News
Board voted to adopt the agenda as distributed. Board accepted the consent agenda Board approved dropping the print edition of LRTS beginning with the Jan. 2015 issue, Vol. 59, no. 1. An “e” only version will be published. Board voted a continuance until ...
MALICEJP - 03/07/2014 - 17:28 - ALCTS News
Affiliate Relations Committee The committee met on Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 1pm. Two program proposals were approved for Affiliates Showcase scheduled for ALA Annual Conference 2014. Shannon Tennant is coordinating the showcase. Presenters will be enco ...
MALICEJP - 03/07/2014 - 17:16 - ALCTS News
Committee on Cataloging: Asian and African Materials The CaMMS Committee on Cataloging: Asian and African Material (CC:AM) met on Saturday, January 25, 2014, at 4:30 p.m. and welcomed two new members, Scott Opasik and Lihong Zhu. Plans for addressing the ...
MALICEJP - 03/07/2014 - 17:41 - ALCTS News
Yes, what you think you heard is probably true. At the ALCTS Member Reception at Midwinter I asked Genevieve Owens, ALCTS President, for a few minutes. And here is what I said: “I am fortunate and honored to have been your executive director for almost 13 ...
MALICEJP - 03/07/2014 - 13:31 - ALCTS News