The ALCTS Technical Services Workflow Efficiency Interest Group (TSWEIG) invites proposals for presentations or topics of discussion at its 2019 ALA Annual Conference in Washington, D.C. The meeting will be held on Monday, June 24, from 1-2 PM.


TSWEIG's charge is to provide a forum to exchange information and discuss techniques in workflows associated with the evaluation, selection, acquisition, and discovery of library resources. Possible presentation and discussion topics include, but are not limited to:


  • Streamlining workflows

  • Project management

  • Workflow collaboration between departments

  • Training personnel

  • Use of technology to improve workflows

Presentation or discussion proposals should include:


  • Title

  • A brief (300 words or less) summary of the topic

  • Amount of time needed to present or discuss topic

  • Name(s), position(s) title(s), and email address(es) of presenter(s)

Please submit your proposal by filling this form by Monday, April 22. Proposals should not be sent in reply to this post.


We look forward to hearing from you!

Gina and TJ


TJ Kao Continuing Resources Metadata Professional | Interim Resource Description Coordinator Resource Description Group | GW Libraries & Academic Innovation | Gelman Library 104G [log in to unmask] | 202-994-1328 | ORCID ID: Gina Solares Head of Cataloging and Metadata Management | University of San Francisco [log in to unmask] | (415) 422-5361