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Upcoming Discussions

Date Topic Host(s)
December 11 Migrating Technical Services: Systems, Services, and Staff Marianne Swierenga, Geri Rinna, and Emily Gross
January 8 Project Management in Libraries Anastasia (Nastia) Guimaraes, Meghan Musolff, and Wendy Tressler
February 12 Weeding in Academic and Public Libraries Alex McAllister, Allan Scherlen, Holly Hibner, Mary Kelly
March 19 Knowledge Base Management: An Online Discussion Tina Herman Buck and Christina Torbert

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)
November 27 Discussing a New Division (ALCTS, LITA, and LLAMA) Megan Kline-Hewett
November 13 eBook Management: What Works, What Doesn’t Heather Shipman and Xiaoyan Song
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

See e-Forum Archive for all previous sessions.