ALCTS News

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ALCTS is partnering with ALA’s Center for the Future of Libraries on a digital badging pilot that will help advance one of ALA’s strategic focus areas—professional and leadership development—in ALA’s new strategic plan....

February 26, 2016

Every year ALCTS sends a list of questions to the ALA presidential candidates. In 2016 there are three candidates for president, all of whom responded thoughtfully to our questions. Their responses (in alphabetical order) follow: Christine Lind Hage Why...

February 24, 2016

An ALCTS e-forum on the topic of “Career Progression in Cataloging and Metadata” was held February 16-17, 2016. Lisa Robinson (Michigan State University) and Stacie Traill (University of Minnesota) served as facilitators. The forum offered...

February 19, 2016

Announcements

Action needed: FY 2017 House Appropriations Bill

ALA and ALCTS have issued a letter the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations with a request to remove the “Library of Congress Classification”...

May 2, 2016

2016 ALCTS Election Results

The results of the 2016 ALA and ALCTS elections are in; all appointments are three-year terms (2016-2019). ALCTS Division Mary Beth Thomson (University of Kentucky),...
May 1, 2016

2016 ALCTS Election Results

The results of the 2016 ALA and ALCTS elections are in; all appointments are three-year terms (2016-2019). ALCTS Division Mary Beth Thomson (University of Kentucky),...
May 1, 2016

Brad Meltzer to Sign Latest Book at Preservation Week Booth

New York Times best-selling author, television host and library advocate Brad Meltzer will sign copies of his latest book at the Preservation Week booth at 1 p.m. Meltzer...

April 28, 2016