Core

The former Association for Library Collections and Technical Services (ALCTS), the Library Information Technology Association (LITA), and the Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA) are now Core: Leadership, Infrastructure, Futures, a new division of ALA. Its mission is to cultivate and amplify the collective expertise of library workers in core functions through community building, advocacy, and learning.

Makerspaces: Top Trailblazing Projects, A LITA Guide
Makerspaces: Top Trailblazing Projects, A LITA Guide—print/e-book Bundle
Shared Collections: Collaborative Stewardship (An ALCTS Monograph)
Linked Data for Cultural Heritage
Shared Collections: Collaborative Stewardship — eEditions e-book
Shared Collections: Collaborative Stewardship — print/e-book Bundle
Textbooks in Academic Libraries: Selection, Circulation, and Assessment
Affordable Course Materials: Electronic Textbooks and Open Educational Resources
Sudden Selector's Guide to Government Publications—PDF e-book
Coding with XML for Efficiencies in Cataloging and Metadata: Practical Applications of XSD, XSLT, and XQuery
book cover for Marketing with Social Media: A LITA Guide, Second Edition
Marketing with Social Media: A LITA Guide, Second Edition
Reengineering the Library: Issues in Electronic Resources Management
Digital Preservation in Libraries: Preparing for a Sustainable Future
Guide to Streaming Video Acquisitions
Linked Data for the Perplexed Librarian (An ALCTS Monograph)
The Library’s Guide to Graphic Novels
Linked Data for the Perplexed Librarian (An ALCTS Monograph)—eEditions e-book
Linked Data for the Perplexed Librarian (An ALCTS Monograph)—print/e-book Bundle
The Library Liaison's Training Guide to Collection Management
book cover for Risk and Insurance Management Manual for Libraries, Updated
Risk and Insurance Management Manual for Libraries, Updated
book cover for The Complete Guide to Institutional Repositories
The Complete Guide to Institutional Repositories
book cover for Telling the Technical Services Story: Communicating Value
Telling the Technical Services Story: Communicating Value
book cover for Managing Grey Literature: Technical Services Perspectives
Managing Grey Literature: Technical Services Perspectives
book cover for Transforming Print: Collection Development and Management for Our Connected Future
Transforming Print: Collection Development and Management for Our Connected Future
book cover for Zines in Libraries: Selecting, Purchasing, and Processing
Zines in Libraries: Selecting, Purchasing, and Processing
book over for Transforming Technical Services through Training and Development
Transforming Technical Services through Training and Development
book cover for Project Management in Technical Services:
Project Management in Technical Services: Practical Tips and Case Studies
book cover for Open Access Literature in Libraries: Principles and Practices
Open Access Literature in Libraries: Principles and Practices
book cover for Liberatory Librarianship: Stories of Community, Connection, and Justice
Liberatory Librarianship: Stories of Community, Connection, and Justice
book cover for Inclusive Cataloging: Histories, Context, and Reparative Approaches
Inclusive Cataloging: Histories, Context, and Reparative Approaches