Access Services Interest Group

Charge

To provide a broad framework for information exchange on current developments and activities related to technical services including, but not limited to, collection development, collection management, acquisitions, metadata services and resource discovery and delivery in academic libraries; To develop programs and foster and sponsor education and training opportunities that contribute to and enhance an understanding of acquisitions, metadata services and resource discovery and delivery in academic libraries; To better connect technical services librarians with ACRL and to enhance technical services.

Roster

Derek Dolby (Co-Convenor, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Susan Garrison (Convener, June 30, 2020, to July 1, 2021)
Mr. Federico Martinez-Garcia, Jr. (Co-Convenor, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Constance M. Wade (Convener, June 30, 2020, to July 1, 2021)
Susan Garrison (Incoming Convener, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Renise Johnson (Incoming Convener, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Joanna Messer Kimmitt (Incoming Convener, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Constance M. Wade (Incoming Convener, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
DaVonne R. Armstrong (Past Convener, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Derek Dolby (Past Convener, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Mr. Federico Martinez-Garcia, Jr. (Member, 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 07/08/2020. Last retrieved on 07/08/2020. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

As of August 2019, the ASIG had 736 members. Interest Group composition includes a convener and incoming convener.

Origin

The Access Services Interest Group was established by the ACRL Board of Directors at the 2016 Midwinter Meeting. The next renewal date for this interest group is the 2022 ALA Annual Conference.

Get Involved

Join an Interest Group
Beginning September 1, 2016, you can join the Access Services 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.