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Upcoming Discussions

Date Topic Host(s)
November 13 eBook Management: What Works, What Doesn’t Heather Shipman and Xiaoyan Song
December 11 Migrating Technical Services: Systems, Services, and Staff Marianne Swierenga, Geri Rinna, and Emily Gross

Have an Idea for an e-Forum? Suggest an e-Forum topic. Contact the e-Forum Coordinators, Dan Tam Do and Alana Nuth, at alcts-eforum-request@lists.ala.org with ideas.

Previous Sessions

Date Topic Host(s)
October 16 Outward Facing Technical Services Rachel Fleming and Erin Leach
September 18 The Write Stuff: Strategies and Tools for Staying On Track From Start to Finish Rebecca Nous, Wendy West, and Stacey Marien
August 14 Working with Digital Repositories Anna Neatrour and Maggie Dickson
July 24 Linked Data for the Rest of Us Anne Washington, Andrew Weidner, and Xiping Liu
May 22 Present and Future Challenges of Cataloging Special Collections Material Gail Spears and Becky Skeen

See e-Forum Archive for all previous sessions.