Charles Wilt, ALCTS Executive Director
As I mentioned in my October article, the membership and the organizational excellence goals both grew out of a fundamental question as to the purpose of the ALA Plan 2010. Is it primarily a statement of philosophy (as was ALAction 2005) or is it, too, a working document in which the ALA community can draw its raison d’etre? As I said then, I believe the intent of the ALA 2010 plan is to provide the membership a working document, not a statement of philosophy. So here is the last of the five parts of my commentary on the ALA 2010 plan.