CaMMS Competencies and Education for a Career in Cataloging IG


To discuss the current state of education and employment in cataloging and to explore the relationship of cataloging practitioners and employers with library educators.


Dr. Sylvia D. Hall-Ellis (Chair, July 1, 2010, to June 30, 2012)
Ms. Susan R. Morris (Co-Chair, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2012)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/01/2011. Last retrieved on 05/24/2018. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.


The Competencies and Education for a Career in Cataloging IG consists of members who are interested in the topic led by a chair, who serves a one-year term.

Subcommitees and Task Forces

Cataloging Competencies Task Force


Established in 2010 at the request of the ALCTS membership through the Petition to Establish an Interest Group.

Get Involved

ALA values committed and active members. Any ALA member is welcome to participate in this interest group. Members must have an interest in the work of the group and should be able to attend Annual Conferences and Midwinter Meetings to participate in the meetings and activities of the group. Work and discussion between conferences via e-mail and ALA Connect is also important.
There's no need to register or apply to join this group—just be sure to join the group's Connect space. You are encouraged to contact the current chair to let them know that you've become a member.

Staff Liaison

Keri Cascio
ALCTS Executive Director
(800) 545-2433 x5030