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American Association of School Librarians
A moderated list to provide a medium for acquisitions librarians and others interested in acquisitions work to exchange information, ideas, and to find solutions to common problems. The list is archived.
African American Studies and Librarianship
ALA Mailing Lists
List of all American Library Association mailing lists by category
Association of Library Services to Children
Archives - Society of American Archivists
List about archives and archivists
Art Libraries Society Discussion List
American Society for Information Science
A forum for the discussion of all questions relating to cataloging and authority control in libraries. The range of topics discussed extends from the very broad to the very specific, from the very theoretical to the most pragmatic.
Business Libraries Discussion List
Library Collection Development List
A moderated discussion e-conference directed primarily to library collection development officers, bibliographers, and selectors plus others involved with library collection development, including interested publishers and vendors.
American Library Association Feminist Task Force Discussion List
Discussion of Government Document Issues
Information Literacy Instruction Discussion List
a new iteration of the BI-L (Bibliographic Instruction) discussion list
Discussion of Interlibrary Loan Issues
Moderated Open Library/Information Science Education Forum
Children and Youth Literature List
LLAMA Library Administration discussion list
Library Circulation and Related Issues
LIBJOBS is an Internet mailing list for employment opportunities for librarians and information professionals.
Library personnel issues
Discussion of Library Reference Issues
Library Support Staff
Library and Information Technology Association List
School Library Media & Network Communications
Medical & Health Sciences Libraries Discussion List
Discussion list about museums and archives
Discussion list for new and prospective librarians to share ideas and concerns in the early stages of their careers
American Library Association's New Member Roundtable discussion list
"The Public-Access Computer Systems Forum (PACS-L) is a mailing list that deals with end-user computer systems in libraries. Utilizing PACS-L, subscribers discuss topics such as digital libraries, digital media, electronic books, electronic journals, electronic publishing, Internet information resources, and online catalogs."
Discussion of public library issues
List for Children and Young Adult Librarians in Public Libraries
Website development issues for libraries
YALSA Discussion Lists
Young Adult Library Services Association Electronic Discussion Lists
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