To support educational efforts in the areas of acquisitions and collection management, from fundamentals training and library school education to all types of continuing education; identifies educational needs and opportunities, and makes recommendations to the CMS and AS executive committees; organizes and facilitates the creation of online educational events, including transitioning successful in-person programming to online formats; addresses issues related to the education and recruitment of acquisitions and collection management professionals; establishes liaisons and partnerships, as appropriate, between the committee and other groups having similar interests.
Established July 1, 2019
ALA values committed and diverse committee members. Express your interest in serving on this or other committees by filling out an application form. Appointments take place once a year, during the spring. Committee service usually begins following Annual Conference, about July 1. See the ALCTS Volunteer Page.