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  1. Articles and Studies Related to Library Value (Return on Investment)

    Find a bibliography of resources covering Return on Investment on the Libraries Matter section of the ALA website. Contact the Office for Research & Statistics  for questions about content on this page. ...

    admin - 10/21/2013 - 14:57 - Research & Statistics

  2. Value of Cataloging Librarians

    by the Association for Library Collections & Technical Services Cataloging & Classification Section Executive Committee, 13 June 2006 The CCS Executive Committee is charged with encouraging and promoting cataloging and classification of library ma ...

    admin - 11/19/2012 - 13:28 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  3. Cataloging Electronic Resources, 2005-2006

    Within the last few years, electronic resources have become a prominent, if not the most dominant, means of discovery and research for users of all types of libraries. Although much of the electronic content for which libraries provide access is in the fo ...

    admin - 11/19/2012 - 13:23 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  4. Helpful Hints for Small Map Collections

    Components of a Basic Map Collection Maps 1:24,000-scale, 1:50,000-scale, 1:100,000-scale; all topographic sheets of the county in which your library is located. 1:250,000-scale topographic sheets of the state in which your library is located. Planimetric ...

    admin - 11/19/2012 - 14:21 - Map & Geospatial Information Round Table (MAGIRT)

  5. Writing Grant Applications

    The ALA Public Programs Office offers grants for several different programs from traveling exhibitions to discussion programs involving books, film, and cassette tapes to literary programs and other forms of library cultural programs for adults. All of th ...

    admin - 01/04/2013 - 09:51 - Offices of the American Library Association

  6. Sample Programming Ideas: Showcase the Vastness of Your Library's Resources

    The ALA has five key action areas that drive its mission to promote the highest quality library services and access to information for all people. These key action areas are a perfect way to organize a series of activities. Programming suggestions for eac ...

    admin - 11/21/2012 - 12:16 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues

  7. Binding Standards

    Library Binding Institute Standard for Library Binding, 8th ed. (1986) Available in print: Rochester, N.Y.: Library Binding Institute. Data Elements for Binding Library Materials (ANSI/NISO Z39.76 1996) United States standard that codes elements of a bind ...

    admin - 11/21/2012 - 12:42 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  8. Resources for Selecting and Working with a Library Binder

    Prepared by Shannon Zachary, Head of Conservation Services University Library, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor From “To Bind or Not to Bind," 2001 ALA Annual Conference, June 16, 2001, San Francisco Library Binding Institute The Library Binding I ...

    admin - 11/21/2012 - 12:43 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  9. Training Catalogers in the Electronic Era

    Essential Elements of a Training Program For Entry-Level Professional Catalogers The environment for libraries in general and technical services in particular is rapidly changing for a variety of economic and technological reasons. Cataloging is evolving ...

    admin - 11/19/2012 - 13:28 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  10. Chapter 1- Guidelines for Standardized Cataloging for Children

    Joanna F. Fountain, for the Association for Library Collections & Technical Services, Cataloging and Classification Section, Cataloging of Children’s Materials Committee The library community has long recognized that children have their own unique cha ...

    admin - 11/19/2012 - 13:24 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)