CMS Collection Management in Public Libraries (RUSA Codes)


To provide a discussion forum for librarians and others whose interests include selection, collection development, and collection management in public libraries of all sizes.


Ms. Margaret A. Murphy (Chair, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2014)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/01/2012. Last retrieved on 06/19/2018. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.


Meetings are open to librarians and others interested in collection management in public libraries. Thre are two co-chairs, one from ALCTS and one from RUSA. Co-chairs serve staggered terms, and are elected at annual conference to serve from that time through the following annual conference.


This group was formed prior to 1998. It is a joint interest group between ALCTS CMDS and RUSA CODES.

Get Involved

Meetings are open to all interested conference attendees. Co-chairs must belong to ALCTS or RUSA.

Staff Liaison

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