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ALA TechSource publishes Library Technology Reports (LTR) and Smart Libraries Newsletter (SLN).

Library Technology Reports, published 8 times annually, offers focused coverage on products, tools, and projects.

Smart Libraries Newsletter, published monthly, offers library automation news, analysis, and perspective from noted consultant Marshall Breeding.

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