Midwinter Meeting

ALA Midwinter Meeting logoALCTS is pleased to present the following Midwinter events. 

NOTE: A Midwinter Meeting registration is NOT required to register for an ALCTS Symposium.

ALCTS Midwinter Symposium

Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion: Creating a New Future for Library Collections

Friday, January 20, 2017  |  8:30 a.m.–4 p.m.  |  event code ALC1

Equity, diversity and inclusion are ideals librarians espouse. Whether in acquisitions, access, management or preservation, library collections are evolving to support these ideals. Furthering discussions on metadata, open access, and preserving diverse voices in collections are critical as libraries face challenges in a changing society. This symposium explores work underway and what the future brings. |  MORE

ALCTSfest reception at Midwinter

ALCTSfest: A MidConference Gathering

Help ALCTS kick off its 60th Anniversary year! Good friends, good food, your favorite libation. The annual ALCTSFest (uh-lex fest) is that mid-conference break you need to catch up with your colleagues for lively conversation and a good time. Cash bar is provided.  

Saturday 6–8 p.m., Location TBD


Join ALCTS for its annual forum to discuss timely topics.

Monday 10:30–11:30 a.m., Location TBD


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