Today's Topics:

   1. ALCTS Web Course: Fundamentals of Electronic Resources Acquisitions
(Elaine Franco)
   2. ALCTS News Updates October 14, 2016 (Elaine Franco)


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ALCTS Web Course: Fundamentals of Electronic Resources Acquisitions

Session 5: November 21 - December 16, 2016

This four-week online course provides an overview of acquiring, providing
access to, administering, supporting, and monitoring access to electronic
resources. Gives a basic background in electronic resource acquisitions
including product trials, licensing, purchasing methods, and pricing models
and will provide an overview of the sometimes complex relationships between
vendors, publishers, platform providers, and libraries. The course was
developed by Dalene Hawthorne, Head of Systems and Technical Services,
Emporia State University.

Who Should Attend:

This is a fundamentals course that will appeal to anyone interested in the
topic with no previous experience.

   -    Jesse Holden, Account Services Manager, EBSCO Information Services
   -    Xan Arch, Director of Collection Services, Reed College
   -  Elizabeth Winter, Head of Collection Acquisitions & Management,
Georgia Tech Library
   -   Susan Davis, Acquisitions Librarian for Continuing Resources, SUNY at
   -   Lisa Mackinder, Head of Acquisitions and Collection Services, Ohio

Registration Fee:

$109 ALCTS Member and $139 Non-member

For additional details and access to the registration link, please go to:

This course is sponsored by Harrassowitz.

For questions about registration, contact ALA Registration by calling
1-800-545-2433 and press 5 or email For all other
questions or comments related to the web courses, contact Julie Reese, ALCTS
Events Manager at 1-800-545-2433, ext. 5034 or

*Posted on behalf of the ALCTS Continuing Education Committee.*

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Check out ALCTS News<> for the latest about
ALCTS members and activities:

IFLA 2016 Serials and Other Continuing Resources Section
Report<> (by Paul

IFLA 2016 Classification and Indexing
Report<> (by John

Focus on Committees and Groups - ALCTS Membership
Committee<> (Column
Editor, Anna Neatrour)

ALCTS Calls for Proposals for 2017 Virtual Forum: ALCTS

LRTS October 2016 Issue Now

ALCTS Calls for Proposals for Digital Scholarship Program at the 2017 ALA
Annual Conference<>

(Last) Report from the 2016 ALA Annual Conference:

ALCTS Division Liaison Reports: 2016 Annual

ALCTS News Editor

Rebecca L. Mugridge
Dean of University Libraries
University Library, LI-123
University at Albany
1400 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12222
Phone: 518-442-3570


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