Competencies and Education for a Career in Cataloging Interest Group

Purpose

Discusses the current state of education and employment in cataloging and explores the relationship of cataloging practitioners and employers with library educators.

This interest group is part of Core's Metadata and Collections Section.

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Interest Group Leaders

Robin Fay (Co-Chair, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Dr. Athena Salaba (Co-Chair, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Jenny Levine (Staff Liaison, December 7, 2020, to June 30, 2025)

Displaying active committee roster as of 10/23/2021. Last retrieved on 10/23/2021. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

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Activities

The group's conveners have committed to providing the following activities throughout the year:

  • Facilitate year-round discussion in the ALA Connect group;
  • Plan an in-person discussion (not a program) at the ALA Annual Conference.

Get Involved

Interest group members do not need to be members of Core, or even of ALA. Anyone with an ALA account can join a Core interest group in ALA Connect. Conveners must be Core members, but anyone can join or leave an interest group at any time.