Leading Technical Services in 2011

ALA Annual 2011 logoan ALCTS Program

Saturday, June 25, 2011 | 4–5:30 pm

Track: Collection Management and Technical ServicesTaylor and Francis logo

Sponsored by Taylor and Francis

With a new generation of technical services leaders entering the field and a growing number of leadership positions opening; how can potential leaders prepare for leadership responsibilities? What can national level networking bring to their success? Join a panel of three prominent technical services leaders from a variety of libraries as they impart reflections on their career in librarianship and provide advice to others in the profession.


  • Beth Farwell, Associate Director, Central Libraries, Baylor University
  • Marlene Harris, Director, Public Services Division, Alachua County Library District (Florida)
  • Anne McKee, Program Officer for Resource Sharing, Greater Western Library Alliance
  • Peggy Johnson, Associate University Librarian for Access Services, University of Minnesota