Library Marketing and Outreach Interest Group

Charge

To provide a forum for discussion regarding effective communication methods and outreach initiatives, including marketing strategies and strategic relationship building, that academic and research libraries utilize to disseminate information about their value, events, services, and resources and to engage the communities they serve.

Roster

Sara DeSantis (Co-Convenor, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Dr. Leila June Rod-Welch (Co-Convenor, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Kimberly Shotick (Co-Convenor, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Stephanie Espinoza Villamor (Co-Convenor, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Sara DeSantis (Incoming Convener, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Jillian Christine Eslami (Incoming Convener, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Ms. Tori Golden (Incoming Convener, July 1, 2020, to June 20, 2021)
Dr. Leila June Rod-Welch (Incoming Convener, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Sabine Dantus (Past Convener, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Ms. Joan Petit (Past Convener, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Kimberly Shotick (Past Convener, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Stephanie Espinoza Villamor (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 07/07/2020. Last retrieved on 07/07/2020. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

As of August 2019, the LMOIG had 1,270 members. Interest Group composition includes a convener and incoming convener.

Origin

The Library Marketing and Outreach Interest Group was established at the 2014 Spring Executive Committee Meeting. The next renewal date for this interest group is the 2020 ALA Annual Conference.

Get Involved

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Join the Library Marketing and Outreach Interest Group through your ALA membership record, and participate through the interest group's ALA Connect space and the ACRL listserv. If you have any questions, suggestions, or ideas for discussion topics or events, please contact the conveners.