ALCTS Electronic Resources Interest Group

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The Electronic Resources Interest Group provides a forum for the exchange of ideas among those persons working with or interested in electronic resources; promotes the acquisition, bibliographic control, and preservation of electronic resources collections; strengthens communication and cooperation among persons working with electronic resources collections; contributes to the improvement of education and training of electronic resource archivists and librarians.

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ALCTS Electronic Resources Interest Group at ALA Annual 2017

  • 1.  ALCTS Electronic Resources Interest Group at ALA Annual 2017

    Posted Jun 01, 2017 09:44 AM

    Please join us for the ALCTS Electronic Resources Interest Group (ERIG) Meeting at ALA Annual.


    Date: Saturday, June 24, 2017

    Time: 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

    Location: Hilton Chicago, 720 S. Michigan Ave., Lake Michigan Room


    Four panelists will discuss the current practice of electronic resources management in large academic libraries. Topics to be addressed will include the scope and definition of electronic resources management, organizational structures and how work is distributed, as well as ongoing efforts to make improvements. Panelists will address eight comprehensive questions posed by the moderator. Time will be reserved at the end of the session for questions from the audience and the election of the next Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect of the Interest Group.


    Our panelists will include:


    • Eric Hartnett, Director of Electronic Resources, Texas A & M University

    • Richard Guajardo, Head of Resource Discovery Systems, University of Houston

    • Morag Stewart, Acquisitions Librarian / Philosophy Librarian, University of Washington

    Christine Stachowicz, Director of Technical Services, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


    Best regards,


    George Stachokas

    Chair, ALCTS Electronic Resources Interest Group