“Standards for Digital Images” was the topic of an ALCTS e-forum held on November 17-19, 2015,

December 22, 2015

This ALCTS E-Forum provided an opportunity for technical services librarians to discuss the

December 22, 2015

“Leaving Library Services Behind"  was the topic of an e-Forum on retirement held October 13-14

November 9, 2015

In support of its new strategic plan, ALCTS designed its 2015 Emerging Leaders project to

October 14, 2015

On September 23-24, 2015, ALCTS held the e-Forum “Hire Right the First Time” which was hosted by

October 2, 2015

The goal for this e-forum, held September 1-2, 2015, was to elicit feedback from members and non

September 30, 2015

Before Annual began, ALCTS hosted the Rev Up to ALA Annual Photo Scavenger Hunt. During the week

September 3, 2015

The ALCTS Membership Meeting and Awards Ceremony took place at the ALA Annual Conference and

September 3, 2015

ALCTS outgoing presidents are responsible for submitting an annual report. Following is 2014-

September 3, 2015

The ALCTS e-Forum “So You’ve Got Your MLS. Now what?” was held on May 11–12, 2015 and hosted by

June 16, 2015

The ALCTS e-Forum “Sustainable Preservation Programs” was held on April 22 and 23, 2015 and

May 16, 2015

Every year ALCTS sends a list of questions to the ALA presidential candidates. In 2015 there are

March 12, 2015

Each year, members of the American Library Association have the opportunity to vote for who will

March 9, 2015

To get you in the mood for Midwinter while you still have this tune in your head:


January 12, 2015

The ALCTS e-Forum “Open Access: What does it Mean for ALCTS and LRTS?” was held on October 6 and

November 21, 2014

The ALCTS e-Forum “Shared Print Repositories” took place on September 16 and 17, 2014 and was

September 26, 2014

Since its inception in 1959, the Library Materials Price Index (LMPI) has been providing

September 15, 2014

by Madeline Kelly, George Mason University

August 15, 2014

On June 13, 2014, the ALCTS Board approved the following ALCTS Statement on Open Access.

June 30, 2014

In 2013, the Archives & Special Collections at the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma,

June 25, 2014

We are all busy today, wearing many hats and constantly juggling many responsibilities. How can

May 27, 2014

ALCTS News interviews International Relations Committee Chair David Miller (pictured)

May 27, 2014

Congratulations are in order for one of ALCTS’ own. Julie Kane, Director of Digital

April 10, 2014

There's still time to learn how to create a Preservation Week event at your library. The

April 8, 2014

Linked Data refers to practices for publishing and linking data—cataloging data; research or

March 21, 2014

Each year, members of the American Library Assocation have the opportunity to vote for who will

March 18, 2014

Authority control has been an integral part of library catalogs since the inception of the

March 7, 2014

It was early, it was cold. Really, really cold. But several dozen turned out on Sunday, January

February 11, 2014

A lively discussion was held on a variety of questions and topics within the overall theme of

January 28, 2014

Faceted Application of Subject Terminology (FAST) was designed as a lightweight derivative of

December 20, 2013

Do your library’s users know how the Dewey Decimal System works? The Dewey Decimal System seems

December 20, 2013

This e-forum was two days full of exploration and sharing. We had a diverse group of librarians

November 19, 2013

The University of Arizona Libraries (UAL) has gone through an incredible amount of change in

November 19, 2013

The Association for Library Collections and Technical Services (ALCTS) is a diverse division

November 19, 2013

On October 22 and 23, 2013, Erin E. Boyd, Ruth Elder, and Laura Turner hosted the e-forum, “

November 13, 2013

The ALCTS publishing program serves the information needs of ALCTS members and the broader

September 11, 2013

This streaming media e-forum, held August 27–28, 2013, explored the streaming media acquisitions

September 5, 2013

Pamela Bluh, University of Maryland, interviews Fundraising Committee Chair Lenore England about

September 5, 2013

Mary Page, associate director, Collections & Technical Services, University

May 31, 2013

Award-winning author and 2013 Preservation Week Spokesperson Steve Berry headlined the

May 6, 2013

In summer 2010, I joined Plymouth State University (PSU)’s Lamson Learning Commons as the

April 24, 2013