ALCTS News

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Every year ALCTS sends a list of questions to the ALA presidential candidates. In 2017 there are three candidates for president, all of whom responded thoughtfully to our questions. Their responses (in alphabetical order) follow. The 2017 elections will...

March 10, 2017

The Continuing Resources Section (CRS) Holdings Information Forum was held on Saturday, January 21, 2017. The forum featured two presentations in which the presenters describe their experiences using OCLC’s Collection Manager at the University of...

February 27, 2017

The 2017 ALA Midwinter Meeting RDA Tech Forum held on January 23 was not a forum in the strict sense of the word. Rather it followed the format of a town hall-type meeting and was led by James Hennelly, Director of RDA Toolkit. 3R Project The discussion...

February 27, 2017

Announcements

ALA Appoints Keri Cascio, ALCTS' Executive Director, to RDA Board

Keri Cascio will represent the American Library Association (ALA) on the Board of Directors for Resource Description and Access (RDA), a unified cataloging standard...

February 21, 2017

ALCTS Seeks ALCTS News Editor

The Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS) invites applications and nominations for the position of Editor of ALCTS News, the association’s...

February 7, 2017

ALCTS Approves Slate of Candidates for 2017 Election

At the 2017 Midwinter Meeting, the ALCTS Board of Directors approved its slate of candidates for the 2017 elections.

The elections will open on March 13, 2017 and...

January 27, 2017

ALCTS Announces Midwinter 2017 Contest Winners

The ALCTS New Members Interest Group held a Trivia Contest during the 2017 Midwinter Meeting, with 50 participants. These were the lucky winners:

First Prize was one...
January 27, 2017