e-Forums

e-Forums are two-day, moderated, electronic discussion forums that provide an opportunity for librarians to discuss matters of interest on an ALCTS discussion list. These discussions are free of charge and available to anyone who wishes to subscribe to the list.

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Upcoming Discussions

Date Topic Host(s)
July 12 Acquiring and Managing Streaming Film Services Theresa Arndt and Ronalee Ciocco
August 16 Time and Project Management in Technical Services Heather Fisher and Beth Johns

Have an Idea for an e-Forum? Suggest an e-Forum topic. Contact the e-Forum Coordinators, Nadine Ellero and Rebecca Kemp Goldfinger, at alcts-eforum-request@lists.ala.org with ideas.

Previous Sessions

Date Topic Host(s)
May 3 I’m Lost: The Future of Cataloging and Metadata Management for the Rest of Us Karl Pettitt and April Grey
April 19 Middle Managers in the 21st Century Library Xan Arch and Laura Turner
March 29 I’m Not Mobile – Can I Still Advance? Pixely Anne Mosley and Paula Sullenger
February 16 Career Progression in Cataloging and Metadata Stacie Traill and Lisa Robinson
January 26 How Library Technical Services Can Support OER Initiatives Nicole Allen and Eleanor I. Cook

See e-Forum Archive for all previous sessions.