The Continuing Resources Section (CRS) Holdings Information Forum was held on Saturday, January 21, 2017. The forum featured two presentations in which the presenters describe their experiences using OCLC’s Collection Manager at the University of Denver a ...
RMUGRIDGE - 02/27/2017 - 14:15 - ALCTS News
The 2017 ALA Midwinter Meeting RDA Tech Forum held on January 23 was not a forum in the strict sense of the word. Rather it followed the format of a town hall-type meeting and was led by James Hennelly, Director of RDA Toolkit. 3R Project The discussion f ...
RMUGRIDGE - 02/27/2017 - 13:23 - ALCTS News
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? My consortium, the University System of Georgia, is migrating from Voyager to Alma. W ...
FLINCHBA - 02/27/2017 - 14:25 - 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
Professional development and networking are important parts of any professional organization such as ALCTS, and for this month's column we are visiting with the ALCTS Leadership Development Committee to learn about their programs and new initiatives. ...
ANEATROUR - 12/03/2017 - 17:27 - 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 - 02/27/2017 - 09:20 - 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