Acquisitions Committee – December 2022 Report

Part of the Metadata & Collections Section

The group met 2-3 times this quarter.

Recent Activities

First Activity
The committee formulated and successfully submitted a conference session proposal for ALA Annual 2023 on electronic resource licensing; it was accepted in late November.
Meets Core’s strategic goals for Career Building and Recognition

Second Activity
The committee reviewed the committee charge a subgroup wrote during our inaugural year (2021-2022) for alignment with current and planned future activities. We then submitted the charge for approval/posting in December.
Meets Core’s strategic goals for Evaluate and Adjust Core’s Structure

What will your group be working on for the next 6 months?
Having had our ALA Annual session proposal accepted, we have some work ahead of us in terms of planning and executing the session, including confirming speakers, honing the topic, and presenting the session at Annual 2023. We have also discussed supporting a Core interest group as they formulate their group’s program during Interest Group Week 2023.

Submitted by Jeff Eller on 12/07/2022