e-Forum Archive

Date Topic Host(s)
March 11, 2014 Library Linked Data Theo Gerontakos, Brad Gulliford, and Jeremy Myntti
February 11, 2014 Authority Control in the Library Catalog Mary L. Mastraccio and Mary Charles Lasater
January 8, 2014 Cataloging as a Public Service? John Sandstrom and Beth Thomsett-Scott
December 11, 2013 FAST for Cataloging and Discovery Jennifer D. Miller and Chew Chiat Naun
November 12, 2013 Collection Evaluation and Assessment Karen R. Harker and Pat Reese
October 22, 2013 Public Services for Technical Services Librarians Erin E. Boyd, Ruth Elder, and Laura Turner
September 17, 2013 Real Leaders in a Virtual World: Tools and Strategies for Successful Virtual Meetings Jane Gov and Valerie Buck
August 27, 2013 Streaming Media: Acquisition, Discovery, and Usage Data Sally Gibson and Susan Marcin
May 14, 2013 RDA Training Sylvia Hall-Ellis and Jennifer Sweda
April 23, 2013 E-book MARC Records in the Age of AACR2, Provider-Neutral Guidelines, and now RDA Amy Bailey and Becky Culbertson
March 13, 2013 Work/Life Balance Leslie Burke and Robert Roose
February 27, 2013 Ebook Acquisitions: Methods, Management, and Workflows Andy Langhurst and Kay Downey
January 14, 2013 Library as Place Laurie St. Laurent and Deborah J. Margolis
December 11, 2012 Book Treatment and Conservation Labs Jennifer Hain Teper and Eric Alstrom
November 13, 2012 Government Information: Now and in the Future Lori Smith
October 16, 2012 Role of the Professional in Library Technical Services Betsy Appleton, Stephanie Gehring, and Allison Yanos
September 18, 2012 Publish with ALCTS! Jeanne Drewes, M. Dina Giambi, Mary Beth Weber
August 22, 2012 Turning Statistics Into Assessment : How can Technical Services Measure the Value of Their Services? Buddy Pennington and Sarah Simpson
July 11, 2012 Brittle Book Strategies for the 21st Century Kara McClurken and Kimberly Peach
May 15, 2012 Discovery Tool Implementation and Selection Nara Newcomer and Bill Walsh
April 17, 2012 BISAC and Beyond Logan McDonald and Loretta Mainock
March 26, 2012 Data Access and Management: The Library’s Role Brad Gulliford and Jeff Downing
February 22, 2012 Transforming Collections Lisa German and Sarah Simpson
February 8, 2012 Advocacy: What Does It Mean for Technical Services? ALCTS Advocacy Task Force
January 11, 2012 The Incredible Shrinking Cataloging Department: How to Do More with Less Xiaoli Li and Wade Wyckoff
December 14, 2011 Telecommuting in Libraries: Benefits and Challenges Jennifer Duncan
November 15, 2011 Managing Electronic Theses and Dissertations Holly Mercer and Jennifer Roper
October 18, 2011 The Future of the Big Deal Rebecca Kemp and Rob Van Rennes
September 21, 2011 Current Issues in In-Kind Materials Donations Stacy Gordon and Heath Martin
August 16, 2011 Looking Ahead: Research Topics in Acquisitions & Collection Development ALCTS Acquisition Section Research & Statistics Committee
June 15, 2011 Serials, Staffing, and Workflow Jennifer Sippel and Christine Stachowicz
May 4, 2011 Job Hunting: A Conversation about How to Do It Well Tiffany Eatman Allen and Erica Findley
April 12, 2011 Patron-Driven Acquisitions: Where Do I Start and How Do I Know When I’ve Arrived? Nancy Gibbs and Angela M. Carreno
March 9, 2011 Beyond 2010 the Year of Cataloging Research Sherab Chen and Susan A. Massey
February 16, 2011 Open Access Initiatives in Scholarly Communications Adrian Ho and Sarah Shreeves
February 1, 2011 Pass It On—Preservation Week @ Your Library Jeanne Drewes and Karen Motylewski
January 19, 2011 Digital Preservation Amy Rudersdorf and Lisa Gregory
December 7, 2010 Writing and Publishing in Librarianship Eleanor Cook and Sandra Roe
November 16, 2010 Floating Collections: If You Love Them, Let Them Float! Deborah George and Barbara Spruill
October 13, 2010 Developing a Library Metadata Policy Melanie Wacker and Susan Massey
September 14, 2010 Preparing Your Library for RDA Mary Beth Weber and Christopher Cronin
June 16, 2010 New Possibilities in Cooperative Cataloging? Rebecca L. Mugridge and Michele Seikel
May 19, 2010 Using Web 2.0 Tools to Enhance Technical Services Work Elizabeth Winter and Sherab Chen
April 13, 2010 Managing Student Employees/Volunteers Judy Quist
March 9, 2010 Preservation Practices Today Stephanie Lamson and Peter Verheyen
February 23, 2010 Public Librarians in Technical Services Marlene Harris and Cheryl Nakaji
January 26, 2010 Shifting Priorities to Meet Evolving Needs Technical Services Managers in Academic Libraries Interest Group
December 8, 2009 Opening Doors to Hidden Collections JoAnne Deeken and Millie Jackson
December 1, 2009 How Can ALCTS Serve New Members? Keisha Manning and M. Dina Giambi
November 18, 2009 Improving Communication between Technical Services and Public Services Sarah Simpson and Keri Cascio
October 13, 2009 Licensing: Why, When, and How Selden Lamoureux and Kristin Martin
September 29, 2009 Banned Books, Intellectual Freedom, and the Library Marilyn Wilt and Roxanne Myers Spencer
June 18, 2009 Creating the Future of ALCTS M. Dina Giambi and Mary Case
June 3, 2009 Policies in Cataloging Danielle Conklin and Lora Farrell
April 21, 2009 Open Source ILS Rob Van Rennes and Clint Chamberlain
April 6, 2009 Library Budgets Lisa German and Ann Snowman
March 9, 2009 Breaking Down the Silos M. Dina Giambi and Kristin Antelman
February 23, 2009 Copyright and Digital Collections Cheryl Walters
February 10, 2009 Disaster Planning and Response Walter Cybulski and Nancy Kraft
January 14, 2009 Coping with Shrinking Resources Pamela Bluh
December 3, 2008 Institutional Repositories Pamela Bluh
November 18, 2008 Collecting Free Web Resources Kate Harcourt, Melanie Wacker, and Alex Thurman
October 8, 2008 Policies for Pornography and Erotic Materials Michelle Martinez
June 10, 2008 Publisher/Vendor Supplied Records Pamela Bluh and M. Dina Giambi
May 14, 2008 Communication and ALCTS Pamela Bluh and M. Dina Giambi