Electronic Resources Interest Group

Purpose

Provides a forum for the exchange of ideas among those persons working with or interested in electronic resources; promotes the acquisition and access of electronic resources collections; strengthens communication and cooperation among persons working with electronic resources collections; addresses issues related to collection management and development of electronic resources, their funding, and selection; and contributes to the improvement of education and training of electronic resource archivists and librarians.

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

Join this Interest Group

Interest Group Leaders

Ms. Christine Davidian (Co-Chair, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2023)
Mrs. Kerry R. Walton (Co-Chair, December 7, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Jenny Levine (Staff Liaison, December 7, 2020, to June 30, 2025)

Displaying active committee roster as of 10/22/2021. Last retrieved on 10/22/2021. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Resources

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.