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Value of Cataloging Librarians

Subject Semantic Interoperability (.pdf) 113 pages. April 2007 Final Report

Next Steps: ALCTS and the Future

REPORT: Non-English Access Task Force (.pdf) 47 pages

Strategic Planning Web Site NEW!!



ALCTS Newsletter Online (ANO)
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The October issue is now available.


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ALCTS Speakers Directory (.doc)

Serials Acquisitions Glossary (.pdf)

New! Serials Acquisitions Wiki

Foreign Book Dealers Directory
Foreign Book Dealers Directory


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Sudden Selector's Guide to Business | Print and Digital versions

SALSA de Tópicos = Subjects in SALSA
SALSA de Tópicos = Subjects in SALSA

Commemorating the Past, Celebrating the Present, Creating the Future
Commemorating the Past, Celebrating the Present, Creating the Future

Perspectives on Serials in the Hybrid Environment
Perspectives on Serials in the Hybrid Environment



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ALCTS Strategic Plan

Online Communities (.pdf)

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Coverage of 50th Anniversary Events


ALCTS Awards Nominations Now Open

ALCTS awards recognize achievement in publishing, acquisitions, serials, preservation, and professional excellence by library professionals and library support staff. Be sure to nominate one of your peers today.
Awards page | Press releases: Section awards | Division awards


Basic Maps Cataloging
December 3-4, 2007
The Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago, IL

Metadata and Digital Library Development
January 9–10, 2008 in Philadelphia, PA
Register using the ALA Midwinter Meeting Registration Form. Advance Registration is open.

ALCTS Symposia @ ALA Midwinter Meeting in Philadelphia

Risk and Entrepreneurship in Libraries: Seizing Opportunities for Change
Info | Register online or by mail
Friday, January 11, 8:30am–5pm

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Fundamentals of Acquisitions
February 4 - February 29, 2008 (Registration opens December 7)

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