Atla Open Press's TCB Seeks New Member for Editorial Board


The Theology Cataloging Bulletin (TCB) seeks to fill a vacancy on the editorial board. Soon to be known as TCB: Technical Services in Religion and TheologyTCB is a quarterly publication of Atla Open Press. Currently, TCB contains information about new and changed Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH) and Library of Congress Classification (LCC) numbers compiled from the Library of Congress’s monthly lists. Beginning in January 2022, TCB will expand its coverage to include additional content on acquisitions, collection management, and other areas of technical services. Additionally, a new section will be introduced that offers reviews of open source and proprietary software used by library technical services.

Editors work collaboratively with the Editor in Chief to produce four issues each year, presently January, April, August, and October. The position is appointed by the Atla Executive Director for a three-year term, with reappointment possible.

To view the full position description for the Editor as well as for instructions to apply, please visit the Atla Service Opportunities Board.

All current Individual and Retired members of Atla with experience with technical services (e.g., cataloging, acquisitions, licensing) in relation to religious studies and theological materials are  encouraged to apply. The review of applications will begin immediately and interested persons are encouraged to apply by October 22, 2021.