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Call for Vice-Chair Nominations for the ALCTS Creative Ideas in Technical Services Interest Group

The ALCTS Creative Ideas in Technical Services Interest Group is seeking an interested individual to serve as vice chair.  The CITS IG provides a forum for discussion of issues within the field of technical services which are relevant to library staff at all levels, particularly those issues relating to the evolution of technical services as it affects and is affected by technology and greater interdependency among all library departments. It usually organizes an event at both ALA Midwinter and Annual Conference.

 The vice chair would work closely with the 2013-2014 chair (Lynn Fields) for the first year and would then serve as chair in the second year (2014-2015). The term starts immediately following ALA Annual Conference 2013 (Chicago). The chair and vice-chair are responsible for planning discussion group meetings at ALA Midwinter and Annual Conference. This includes submitting meeting proposals, identifying topics, selecting recorders/facilitators, writing up reports, etc. More information about the Interest Group can be found on the ALA website at http://www.ala.org/alcts/mgrps/ig/ats-dgcreat.


 If interested please contact Wyoma vanDuinkerken at wvanduin@library.tamu.edu> or Lynn Fields at lfields@siue.edu> by June 10.


 We look forward to hearing from you!


 Chair 2012-2013


Wyoma vanDuinkerken

Associate Professor

Director of the Joint Library Facility

Texas A&M University – Riverside Campus

1568 Warehouse Rd, Bryan, TX 77807

Building Number 8520

Email: wvanduin@library.tamu.edu> Tel: (979) 862-2878


Vice-Chair 2012-2013

Lynn Fields

Director, Technical Services

Library and Information Services
Campus Box 1063
30 Hairpin Drive
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Edwardsville, IL 62026-1063

Email: lfields@siue.edu> Tel: (618) 650-2351