Keep abreast of ever-evolving
information workflows and support products for
print and electronic resources within
technical services including acquisitions,
cataloging, collection development,
preservation and serials.
Remain current with trends and
issues in the continuously changing and
fast-paced environment of information
technologies including frequent releases of
ILS clients and bibliographic utilities and
the incorporation of metadata schemes. Develop
strategies for handling their labor-intensive
and time-consuming procedures and managing
their increasingly higher costs.
as a forum for exchanging information and
views regarding technical services in order to
provide timely, accurate access services in a
globally connected world. Disseminate
information and share ideas using multiple
communication methods such as discussion
forums, workshops, working groups, listservs,
Identify and recommend to the Executive Board
consortial initiatives to improve quality and
cost-effectiveness of technical services
operations and to leverage a more competitive
standard of the necessary functionalities.
Recommend ongoing enhancements in
functionality for the different integrated
library systems used among WALDO libraries.