Technical Services Interest Group

Charge

To provide a broad framework for information exchange on current developments and activities related to technical services including, but not limited to, collection development, collection management, acquisitions, metadata services and resource discovery and delivery in academic libraries; To develop programs and foster and sponsor education and training opportunities that contribute to and enhance an understanding of acquisitions, metadata services and resource discovery and delivery in academic libraries; To better connect technical services librarians with ACRL and to enhance technical services.

Roster

Erin Finnerty (Convener, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Cynthia Romanowski (Incoming Convener, June 30, 2018, to July 1, 2019)
Cecilia Marie Knight (Past Convener, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Mariel Colbert (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)

Displaying active committee roster as of 08/19/2018. Last retrieved on 08/19/2018. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

As of August 2017, the TSIG had 739 members. Interest Group composition includes a convener and incoming convener.

Subcommittees & Task Forces

As of August 2017, the TSIG had 739 members. Interest Group composition includes a convener and incoming convener.

Origin

The Technical Services Interest Group was established at the 2013 ALA Annual Conference. The next renewal date for this interest group is the 2019 ALA Annual Conference.

Get Involved

Join an Interest Group
Join the Technical Services Interest Group through your ALA membership record, and participate through the interest group's ALA Connect space and the ACRL electronic mailing list. If you have any questions, suggestions, or ideas for discussion topics or events, please contact the conveners.

Staff Liaison

Mariel Colbert
Program Coordinator
Association of College & Research Libraries
American Library Association
50 East Huron Street
Chicago, IL  60611-2788
Work: 312-280-5285
E-mail: mcolbert@ala.org