February 13, 2018

Congratulations to the following colleges, who have been named as Pilot Colleges for the Library Services Platform (LSP) project:

· Allan Hancock

· Cypress

· Foothill

· Oxnard

· Pasadena

· Shasta

February 13, 2018

A new issue of the Outlook is now available: 

This issue we're trying a new approach with articles grouped by category. (It's a work in progress and feedback is appreciated.) Thank you to everyone who submitted something. If you didn't get a chance this issue, consider submitting an article for the next one. The deadline for submissions will be the first week of April.

February 7, 2018

The Library Services Platform (LSP) project is in full tilt. This month we’re in a major feedback gathering phase. Look for an overview of the month’s activities in another message tomorrow. The rest of this message is about a feedback activity in which we’re asking ALL community college librarians to participate. 

February 7, 2018

First, a big thank you to the nearly 75% of colleges that responded to the Environmental Scan survey. This information provides valuable information for the task force and for the vendors who will respond to the RFP.  
The task force met yesterday and today to select pilot colleges. We are notifying colleges and verifying their intent to participate before we announce those colleges publicly. 

January 23, 2018

The LSP contact person at each CCC has been sent an Environmental Scan Survey and the application to become a Pilot College for the LSP project.

The Environmental Scan will help the project team establish a baseline for current system-wide practices, platforms used, and features desired in an LSP Platform. The scan is an opportunity for individual colleges to provide meaningful feedback that will directly influence how the RFP is drafted and scored. All colleges should complete this survey.

January 19, 2018

The Council of Chief Librarians (CCL) of the California Community Colleges is now accepting applications for the CCL Library Leadership Scholarship for community college library leaders. The purpose of the CCL Library Leadership Scholarship is to encourage and support the leadership development of community college library leaders. Download the call for applicants PDF.

January 7, 2018

We are thrilled to announce that the CCC Technolo