Intercultural Competence in Knowledge Representation

The ALCTS Cataloging & Metadata Management Section (CaMMS) Forum took place at the 2018 ALA Annual Conference on Sunday, June 24. The session, titled “Intercultural Competence in Knowledge Representation,” featured Athena Salaba, associate professor at the Kent State University School of Information, presenting preliminary results of research she conducted into intercultural competency of knowledge organization professionals.

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21st-Century Collection Development Strategies for Media

More than 70 people attended the Video Round Table Chair’s Program “21st-Century Collection Development Strategies for Media” on Saturday, June 23, at the 2018 ALA Annual Conference in New Orleans. Four speakers shared their experiences and perspectives of building collections and services effectively for streaming video and other media.

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Call for Reporters at the 2018 ALA Annual Conference in New Orleans

ALCTS News is looking for volunteers to report on ALCTS preconferences, programs, and forums at the 2018 ALA Annual Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana. Are you attending one of the sessions below? Would you like to share what you learn with the ALCTS community? Email Chelcie Rowell, editor of ALCTS News, at alctsnews@lists.ala.org to volunteer to report on a session at Annual.

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