Reports from 2002 IFLA Conference Council of Regional Groups Lists Qualified Speakers ALCTS Announces 2001 North American Title Count Now Available Nominees for ALCTS Division and Section Officers, 2003 ACRL Seeks Editor for RBM ALCTS Volunteers Benefit i ...
admin - 03/22/2019 - 17:51 - ALCTS Newsletter Online (ANO)
Alice Platt, ANO Editor Voting is an important part of our culture. We vote in areas from crucially important government elections, to life-changing contests like American Idol, to relatively unimportant topics like the newest color to be included in a ba ...
CMCCONNELL - 04/04/2016 - 17:01 - ALCTS Newsletter Online (ANO)
Speaker Jonathan Grudin. Photo credit: Marty Kurth Libraries and Online Learning: A Powerful Partnership by Pamela Bluh, University of Maryland On Friday, January 25, 2013 a small, enthusiastic group attended the 2013 ALCTS Midwinter Symposium "Libra ...
CMCCONNELL - 04/04/2016 - 17:00 - ALCTS Newsletter Online (ANO)
Alice Platt, ANO Editor Lately I've enjoyed reading books about Arctic exploration: the tale of the ill-fated Greely expedition (Ghosts of Cape Sabine: The Harrowing True Story of the Greely Expedition, by Leonard Guttridge); Polar Wives: The Remarka ...
CMCCONNELL - 04/04/2016 - 16:59 - ALCTS Newsletter Online (ANO)
78th IFLA General Conference and Assembly Conference and Assembly ALCTS sponsors representatives to eight sections of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions annual meeting (named World Library and Information Conference begi ...
CMCCONNELL - 04/04/2016 - 16:57 - ALCTS Newsletter Online (ANO)
By Eric Brownell, Folger Shakespeare Library When I was asked to contribute to this feature, I almost declined, because my ALCTS experience has been rather limited. I have only been a member for a little more than a year, after all. As a cataloger for a s ...
CMCCONNELL - 04/04/2016 - 16:55 - ALCTS Newsletter Online (ANO)
Charles Wilt, ALCTS Executive Director A Matter of Survival Exactly two years ago in my article I wrote, tongue in cheek, about the impending end of the world, December 21, 2012. Well, it’s coming up pretty fast and may have passed by the time you read th ...
CMCCONNELL - 04/04/2016 - 16:54 - ALCTS Newsletter Online (ANO)
Each year ALCTS and its sections present awards to honor individuals who have made highly significant contributions in the areas of technical services, collection development, and preservation. The 2012 ALCTS awards were presented on June 24, 2012 at a sp ...
CMCCONNELL - 04/04/2016 - 16:52 - ALCTS Newsletter Online (ANO)
Reclassification Never Felt So Good: Improving Accessibility to the Education Resource Collection at SNHU
By Brooke Gilmore and Steve Robichaud, Southern New Hampshire University In 2009, it became clear that the Education Resource Collection (ERC) in the Shapiro Library at Southern New Hampshire University needed retooling. This self-contained collection had ...
CMCCONNELL - 04/04/2016 - 16:40 - ALCTS Newsletter Online (ANO)
Dracine Hodges The Ohio State University The first ALA Annual Conference I attended was back in 2002 when it was in my hometown of Atlanta, Georgia. I was working in an academic library as an acquisitions assistant and contemplating library school. My fir ...
CMCCONNELL - 04/04/2016 - 16:37 - ALCTS Newsletter Online (ANO)