Technical Services and Systems Committee

Community of Practice: Technology

Charge: To study and evaluate procedures and issues relating to the management of technical services systems and to provide a forum for discussion of related problems in all kinds of libraries.

Roster

Lynnea Jacobson (Chair, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2018)
Janet M. Cox (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Ms. Christine Korytnyk Dulaney (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Ms. Grace Dunbar (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Dr. Peter Gavin Ferriby (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Mr. Richard R. Guajardo (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Debbie Hathaway (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Elizabeth Holmes (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Lynnea Jacobson (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Melanie Jolynn McGurr (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Dale Poulter (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)

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Our Work

Deliverables:

  • We will annually investigate, evaluate, and provide recommendations on technical services

Expected Time Commitment:

  • Eight hours per year in either virtual meetings or at ALA conferences

Desired skills, knowledge, and experience:

  • Understanding or interest in library technical services
  • Research skills

Staff Contact and roles:

  • Kerry Ward, kward@ala.org, 800-5454-2433, ext. 5036. Overall management, committee charges/appointments, budget requests, etc.
  • Fred Reuland, freuland@ala.org, 800-545-2433, ext. 5032. Webinar production, program planning and scheduling, conference support, etc.

Resources available:

  • Virtual meeting support
  • Community leaders
  • ALA Connect