Technical Services Workflow Efficiency Interest Group


Provides a forum to discuss and analyze techniques, new developments, problems, and technological advances in the workflows associated with the evaluation, selection, acquisition, and discovery of library materials and resources.

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

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Interest Group Leaders

Sai Deng (Co-Chair, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2023)
Mrs. Yan Liao (Co-Chair, October 11, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Jenny Levine (Staff Liaison, September 1, 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.



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 group discussion at the ALA Annual Conference;
  • Submit a program for consideration to be presented at the Core Exchange, Core Forum, or ALA Annual Conference.

Related Groups

  • Creative Ideas in Techncial Services

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.