Fundamentals Web Course Series
ALCTS offers related courses that cover the basics of library technical services skill areas.
Click below for course descriptions of Fundamentals of:
- Collection Development & Management
- Electronic Resources Acquisitions
- Collection Assessment
Schedule of Upcoming Sessions
Fundamentals of Cataloging (FOC)
Session 1: October 6 – November 14 SOLD OUT
Fundamentals of Acquisitions (FOA)
Session 5: November 10 – December 19 SOLD OUT
Fundamentals of Preservation (FOP)
Session 4: October 20 – November 14
Fundamentals of Collection Assessment (FCA)
Session 4: October 13 – November 21
Fundamentals of Collection Development and Management (FCDM)
Session 4: September 29 – October 24
Session 5: November 17 – December 12
Fundamentals of Electronic Resources Acquisitions (FERA)
Session 4: September 22 – October 17
Session 5: November 10 – December 5
Registration for each course is limited to 20 people. For courses that are not sold out, online and fax registration ends at 12 noon CDT on the Monday before the course begins. Mailed registration forms must be postmarked by two Mondays prior to the course start date.
Cancellation & Change Policy
Any requests for cancellation or changes to registration must be received in writing by ALCTS or the ALA registration department (MACS) no later than 7 days prior to the start of the course and are subject to a $40 processing fee.