ALCTS News

Features

The Cataloging and Metadata Management Section (CaMMS) of ALCTS sponsored this forum, “Power That Is Moral: Creating a Cataloging Code of Ethics,” which was held on Sunday June 25. The forum was divided into three sections, discussed below....

August 19, 2017

The ALCTS Preconference “Cataloging and Metadata for the Web: Meeting the User Where They Are” was held on Friday, June 23, 2017. There were 63 attendees, approximately half were from academic libraries, while the rest were from public...

August 19, 2017

The ALCTS Affiliate Relations Committee decided to do something a little different this year at the 2017 ALA Annual Conference with its “Affiliates Showcase.” Instead of putting out a call for presentation submissions from affiliate groups,...

August 19, 2017

Announcements

ALCTS 101 To Take Place at Annual Conference in Chicago

The ALCTS New Members Interest Group is again hosting ALCTS 101 at the Annual Conference in Chicago. ALCTS 101 is an informal overview of the Association for Library...

June 19, 2017

ALCTS Publishes Sudden Selector’s Guide to Government Publications

ALCTS Publishing has released its latest publication from the Sudden Selector’s Guide series, the Sudden Selector’s Guide to Government Publications. Authored...

June 16, 2017

ALCTS Bylaws Special Election Results

On June 12, 2017, the question of adopting the proposed Bylaws to replace the current Bylaws of the Association for Library Collections & Technical Services passed by...

June 14, 2017

ALCTS Appoints Chelcie Rowell as ALCTS News Editor

The Board of Directors of the Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS) has approved the appointment of Chelcie Juliet Rowell as the new editor...

May 26, 2017