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Attending at ALA Annual 2019? Please join the ALCTS Creative Ideas in Technical Services Interest Group, an open forum for discussion of all things technical services!  Everyone is welcome to participate in any of the 9 exciting roundtable discussions.

Session details:

Saturday, June 22

4:00-5:00 PM

Marriott Marquis, Scarlet Oak Room

Washington, D.C.


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We are proud to present the following discussion topics for our session at ALA Annual 2019:

Technical Services for Data Management
Facilitator(s): Kate McNamara, US Census Bureau

Ethics of Cataloging
Facilitator(s): Jennifer Martin, Salisbury University

Empowering Through Staff Training and Team Skill Building
Facilitator(s): Jennifer Eustis and Meghan Bergin, UMass Amherst

RDA toolkit redesign and LRM
Facilitator(s): Jessica Janecki, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Duke University

Core competencies for technical services staff - how do we assess? how do we plan? how do we train?
Facilitator(s): Lynn Whittenberger, NC State University Libraries

Managing expectations while providing great customer service
Facilitator(s): Elizabeth Miraglia, UC San Diego

Collaboration across library departments to improve library services
Facilitator(s): Beverly Charlot, Jean M. Charlot, and Rosamond Panda, Delaware State University

Responsive Technical Services for Non-Roman Materials
Facilitator(s): Erin Grant, University of Washington

Teamwork Makes the Dream Work: Positioning, Collaboration, and Finding Balance Across Technical and Public Services
Facilitator(s): Jeffrey M. Mortimore, Georgia Southern University, Nikki Cannon-Rech, Georgia Southern University, and Sai Deng, University of Central Florida

Timothy Ryan Mendenhall (he/him/his)
Metadata Librarian
Columbia University Libraries
Original and Special Materials Cataloging
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535 West 114th Street
New York, NY 10027

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