Academic Library Services to International Students Interest Group

Charge

To provide academic librarians with a forum to discuss issues related to all types of library service to international patrons, including instruction, outreach, reference, collections, and programming; develop guidelines and resources that will assist academic librarians with providing quality services to their international constituencies.

Roster

Olga Hart (Co-Convenor, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Meredith Knoff (Co-Convenor, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Ms. Allison Sharp (Co-Convenor, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Kathryn Ruth Webb (Co-Convenor, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Mihoko Hosoi (Incoming Convener, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Meredith Knoff (Incoming Convener, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Ms. Allison Sharp (Incoming Convener, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Olga Hart (Past Convener, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Dr. Leila June Rod-Welch (Past Convener, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Kathryn Ruth Webb (Past Convener, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Lauren Carlton (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Lauren Carlton (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/05/2020. Last retrieved on 07/05/2020. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

As of August 2019, the ALSISIG had 936 members. Interest Group composition includes a convener and incoming convener.

Origin

The Academic Library Services to International Students Interest Group was established at the 2009 ALA Annual Conference. The next renewal date for this interest group is the 2018 ALA Annual Conference.

Get Involved

Join an Interest Group
Join the Academic Library Services to International Students Interest Group through your ALA membership record, and participate through the interest group's ALA Connect space and the ACRL electronic mailing list.  If you have any questions, suggestions, or ideas for discussion topics or events, please contact the conveners.