Student Learning and Information Literacy Committee

Charge

To oversee and implement ACRL’s Student Learning Initiative as described in the strategic plan. Work with the ACRL Board and other ACRL units to create a comprehensive approach to student learning and information literacy efforts including a) promote and facilitate professional development, publications, research, and advocacy related to information literacy and student learning; b) support the development of the ACRL student learning/information literacy website; and c) monitor and assess  the effectiveness of the ACRL Student Learning Initiative.

Roster

Erin L. Ellis (Chair, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Kathy L. Magarrell (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Julie Ann Garrison (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Merinda Kaye Hensley (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Ms. Elana Deana Karshmer (Member, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
Jill S. Markgraf (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Stephanie A. Michel (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Lisa A. Ancelet (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Carrie Donovan (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Diane M. Fulkerson (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Scott B. Mandernack (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
Sarah E. McDaniel (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Sheila Stoeckel (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Mary Jane Petrowski (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)

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Composition

  • A minimum of five members (i.e. a chair, vice-chair, and three members)
  • One member selected by the Instruction Section Executive Committee (always the Instruction Section past-chair)
  • One member selected by the Communities of Practice Assembly chair
  • Ex-officio members include the chairs of the five Student Learning and Information Literacy Committee component committees
  • Additional appointments at the discretion of the Vice-President/President-Elect and Appointments Committee

Origin

In 2008, the Information Literacy Coordinating Committee was reconstituted by the ACRL Board as a standing committee from the former Information Literacy Advisory Committee with a coordinating committee structure.

Get Involved

Volunteer applications for ACRL division-level committees are accepted through February 15 for service the following committee term, which begins July 1. Visit http://www.ala.org/acrl/membership/volunteer/volunteer for more information and a link to the volunteer form.

Staff Liaison

Mary Jane Petrowski
Associate Director
Association of College & Research Libraries
American Library Association
50 East Huron Street
Chicago, IL  60611-2788
Work: 312-280-2523
E-mail: mpetrowski@ala.org