Provides a regular forum for discussion and to meet at Annual Conferences. Core represents a large segment of libraries and can be influential with publishers and vendors to benefit libraries and library users as the eBook landscape evolves. Core welcomes any type of library or library agency, as well as consortia, to join this group.
The group's conveners have committed to providing the following activities throughout the year:
- Facilitate year-round discussion in the ALA Connect group.
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.