New Name for ALA/ALCTS Serials Section Mary Page 10 Jul 2007 21:07 UTC
The ALCTS Serials Section Announces a Name Change
The Section formerly known as Serials is now the Continuing Resources
The new name reflects trends in our profession, the materials that we work
with, and the digital information environment.
Do you subscribe to, license, organize, provide access to, or create
continuing resources? Then come join us!
Here's our new Mission Statement:
ALCTS Continuing Resources Section
Mission: To contribute to library service and librarianship through
development of theory and practice concerning continuing resources in all
formats; to initiate and support studies, reports, discussions and
publications; to encourage specialized education programming, and training
for practitioners in the fields of continuing resources management; and to
coordinate the activities within the Association for Library Collections &
Technical Services and within the American Library Association with respect
to continuing resources in all formats.
Member, ALCTS Continuing Resources Section, Policy and Planning Committee