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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On April 19-20, 2016, ALCTS held the e-Forum “Middle Managers in the 21 st Century Library,” hosted by Xan Arch and Laura Turner. This two-day discussion focused on opportunities and challenges currently facing middle managers in library technical service ...
RMUGRIDGE - 06/20/2016 - 15:48 - ALCTS News
The Association for Library Collections and Technical Services (ALCTS), a division of the American Library Association, is the premier organization for professionals in acquisitions, collection management, cataloging and metadata, continuing resources, an ...
RMUGRIDGE - 06/10/2016 - 15:22 - ALCTS News
For the second installment of our series on ALCTS committees and interest groups, we are visiting with María Pinkas from the ALCTS Continuing Education Committee. Learn all about the professional development and continuing education offerings from this bu ...
ANEATROUR - 06/16/2016 - 11:32 - ALCTS News
My ALCTS experience began at the 2008 ALA Annual Conference in Anaheim, California, where I was the recipient of the First Step Award. Sponsored by the ALCTS Continuing Resources Section (CRS), this award gave me the funds I needed to attend that ALA Annu ...
SHOLLICH1 - 06/03/2016 - 07:55 - ALCTS News
The Division of Preservation and Access of the National Endowment for the Humanities will be accepting applications for grants in its Humanities Collections and Reference Resources program, with a deadline of July 19, 2016. These grants support projects t ...
RMUGRIDGE - 05/16/2016 - 15:51 - ALCTS News
It’s not often that the House of Representatives’ “power of the purse” is used to control-- of all things-- what subject headings the Library of Congress can use to classify materials, but that’s just what’s on the agenda when the House Appropriations Com ...
KCASCIO - 05/12/2016 - 15:40 - 1 comment - ALCTS News
On May 3-4, 2016, the ALCTS e-Forum “I’m Lost: The Future of Cataloging and Metadata Management for the Rest of Us” discussed various questions regarding the direction of cataloging and metadata management in libraries today. Special focus was given to th ...
RMUGRIDGE - 05/07/2016 - 14:36 - ALCTS News
On May 3, 2016, the Bibliotheca Alexandrina announced that it had launched the Arabic Bibliographic Standards (ABS) website. The following is excerpted from the press release: The website is addressing a specialized Arab library community, focusing on sta ...
RMUGRIDGE - 05/06/2016 - 13:21 - ALCTS News
ALA and ALCTS have issued a letter the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations with a request to remove the “Library of Congress Classification” amendment from the FY 2017 Legislative Branch Appropriations legislation. In March, the Libr ...
KCASCIO - 05/02/2016 - 08:41 - ALCTS News
The results of the 2016 ALA and ALCTS elections are in; all appointments are three-year terms (2016-2019). ALCTS Division Mary Beth Thomson (University of Kentucky), President-Elect Jacquie Samples (Duke University), Director at Large Acquisitions Section ...
KCASCIO - 05/01/2016 - 18:08 - ALCTS News