Christine McConnell ALCTS Publishing firstname.lastname@example.org 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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What is your full time position? Cataloging & Metadata Librarian at Georgia State University in Atlanta, Georgia. What are some interesting things you’re working on in it? My consortium, the University System of Georgia, is migrating from Voyager to A ...
FLINCHBA - 02/22/2017 - 08:00 - ALCTS News
Keri Cascio will represent the American Library Association (ALA) on the Board of Directors for Resource Description and Access (RDA), a unified cataloging standard designed for the global, digital world and metadata users in many environments. Keri Casci ...
RMUGRIDGE - 02/21/2017 - 13:13 - ALCTS News
CaMMS Forum: Working Within and Going Beyond: Approaches to Problematic Terminology or Gaps in Established Vocabularies
The Cataloging and Metadata Management Section Forum at the ALA Midwinter 2017 meeting was held on Sunday January 23. The program featured three speakers who discussed different aspects of the practical and ethical issues in creating, maintaining, and cha ...
RMUGRIDGE - 02/22/2017 - 12:58 - ALCTS News
The Library of Congress BIBFRAME Update forum was held during the 2017 Midwinter Meeting on Sunday, January 22, at Georgia World Congress Center. Five speakers from the Library of Congress, Stanford University, Index Data, and OCLC gave the attendees an u ...
RMUGRIDGE - 02/21/2017 - 06:54 - ALCTS News
The Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS) and Georgia State University Library co-sponsored a Midwinter Symposium titled “Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion: Creating a New Future for Library Collections.” The majority of the ...
RMUGRIDGE - 02/10/2017 - 14:16 - ALCTS News
On Sunday, January 22, 2017 the Continuing Resources Section Standards Forum featured presentations about the Transfer Code of Practice and about KBART (Knowledge Base and Related Tools). Transfer is a voluntary National Information Standards Organization ...
RMUGRIDGE - 02/10/2017 - 10:23 - ALCTS News
Technical services can be an isolating place. When people wax nostalgic about their experiences in libraries and the librarians of their youth, it isn’t the technical services staff that they’re picturing or remembering. If our work has been done well, it ...
SHOLLICH1 - 02/10/2017 - 12:48 - ALCTS News
The Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS) invites applications and nominations for the position of Editor of ALCTS News, the association’s official news source. ALCTS News is a digital news website. The editor will be appoin ...
RMUGRIDGE - 02/07/2017 - 10:23 - ALCTS News
For most of us at Midwinter, Monday morning is the last, tired morning of a busy conference, so it was great to attend the upbeat, feel-good ALCTS Forum before a long flight home. Dina Giambi, ALCTS President 2008-2009 and Chair of the Steering Group for ...
RMUGRIDGE - 02/08/2017 - 15:54 - 1 comment - ALCTS News
The 2017 Midwinter Meeting RDA Forum held on January 21 featured two speakers. Kathy Glennan, ALA Representative to the RDA Steering Committee (RSC), spoke about the outcomes of the RSC’s meeting in November 2016, highlighting three major topics. IFLA Lib ...
RMUGRIDGE - 02/06/2017 - 09:37 - ALCTS News