The Southern California Technical Processes Group (SCTPG) is a local affiliate of ALA’s Association for Library Collections and Technical Services (ALCTS). Established in April 1959, the SCTPG provides continuing education and networking opportunities to keep technical services library staff abreast with the latest issues and developments in the profession. Our programs generally focus on timely topics of vital interest to technical services professionals. We invite you to follow the links on this page to get to know us, check out whether our objectives match yours, and also let us know how SCTPG can be responsive to your professional needs.