ALCTS News

Features

The November 2016 ALCTS e-Forum “From the Behind the Scenes to Front and Center: Social Media for Technical Services and Collection Development Librarians” considered various issues surrounding the promotion of collections content and...

November 18, 2016

On October 25-26, 2016 the ALCTS e-Forum “Thanks for Thinking of Us: Challenges and Solutions in Gifts Management” discussed various issues related to the complexities of managing gifts in libraries. Thirty-eight participants contributed...

November 2, 2016

Members of ALCTS who are appointed to IFLA Section Committees report back to ALCTS on IFLA conference activities. Following is a report from the ALCTS' representative to the IFLA Serials and Other Continuing Resources Section, Paul Hover:  ...

October 7, 2016

Announcements

ALCTS Exchange Registration Open

In May 2017, the Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS) will hold its first-ever fully online event, called the ALCTS Exchange. Part of the...

November 18, 2016

ALCTS Announces 2017 Emerging Leader: Anastasia Chiu

Anastasia Chiu, resident librarian at the Samuel L. Paley Library at Temple University, has been selected as the ALCTS-sponsored Emerging Leader for 2016-2017. Each year,...

November 4, 2016

OLAC Seeks Column Editor

OLAC is looking for a News and Announcements Column Editor for the OLAC Newsletter. Content appropriate for this column includes announcements of conferences, continuing...

October 26, 2016

ALCTS Announces 2017 Midwinter Symposium Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion: Creating a New Future for Library Collections

Equity, diversity, and inclusion are important concepts for libraries and librarians as the nation’s population becomes more diverse, inclusiveness more essential, and...

October 26, 2016