ACRL Value of Academic Libraries Committee

Charge

To oversee and coordinate ACRL's Value of Academic Libraries Initiative as described in the strategic plan; work with the ACRL Board and other ACRL units in creating a comprehensive effort including coalition building, professional development, publications, research, advocacy, and consultation services and in developing the ACRL Value website; and monitor and assess the effectiveness of the Value Initiative.

Roster

Jill Becker (Chair, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Dr. Amanda L. Folk (Chair, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Dr. Rebecca Croxton (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Dr. Amanda L. Folk (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Mr. Spencer Brayton (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Ryan F. Buller (Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Mr. Jeffrey Scott Bullington (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Monika Chavez (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Dr. Rebecca Croxton (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Ms. Stephanie J. Farne (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Michael Flierl (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Dr. Amanda L. Folk (Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Beate Gersch (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Brea E. Henson (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Lizah Ismail (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Ms. Jennifer Jarson (Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Mrs. Reabeka King-Reilly (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Mr. Christopher Danald Marcum (Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Ms. JoAnn F. Murphy (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Lisa T. Nickel (Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Dr. Megan Jane Oakleaf (Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Dr. Megan Jane Oakleaf (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Sheena Philogene (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Mr. Joseph Pirillo (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Dr. M. Brooke Robertshaw (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Lamonica Sanford Sanford (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Dr. Jung Mi Scoulas (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Philip Shackelford (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Jennifer Stayton (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Ngoc-Yen Tran (Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Mrs. Brooke Troutman (Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
William Shane Wallace (Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Michael Whitchurch (Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Dr. Laura Healy Wimberley (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Andrea Wright (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Dr. Holt Zaugg (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Andrea M. Falcone (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2022)
Eric Resnis (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2020)
Emily Daly (Board Liaison, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Sara Goek (Staff Liaison, May 1, 2020, to July 31, 2020)
Sara Goek (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)

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Composition

  • A minimum of five members (i.e. a chair, a vice-chair and three members).
  • Ex-officio members include assessment licensed workshops presenter coordinator and Standards for Libraries in Higher Education licensed workshop presenter coordinator.
  • Vice-Chair serves as ex-officio member to the Project Outcome for Academic Libraries Editorial Board.
  • Additional appointments at the discretion of the Vice-President/President-Elect and Appointments Committee.

Specific Tasks

  • Post regularly to the VAL Blog.
  • Provide advisory service to grant funded projects related to ACRL Value Initiative.

Origin

The Value of Academic Libraries was established by the ACRL Executive Committee at the 2011 Spring Executive meeting. 

Get Involved

Volunteers will need to complete the volunteer form by February 15 for committee service that begins July 1. More information, including volunteer requirements, can be found on the ACRL volunteer site.

 

Staff Liaison

Kara Malenfant
Senior Strategist for Special Initiatives
Association of College & Research Libraries
American Library Association
50 East Huron Street
Chicago, IL  60611-2788
Work: 312-280-2510
E-mail: kmalenfant@ala.org