Asian, African, and Middle Eastern Section

Charge

Represents librarians and specialists in the fields of Asian, African and middle eastern area studies.

Roster

Dr. Deepa Banerjee (Chair, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Dr. ShuYong Jiang (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Binh P. Le (Past-Chairperson, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Chellammal Vaidyanathan (Secretary, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
Ms. Ruby A. Bell-Gam (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
Akram Khabibullaev (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Ms. D. E. Perushek (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Ms. Ruby A. Bell-Gam (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
Mr. Yue Li (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
Qian Liu (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
John E. Russell (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2010, to June 30, 2014)
Marilyn N. Ochoa (Board Liaison, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Megan R. Griffin (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)

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Composition

As of August 2013, AAMES had 309 members.  The committee composition is determined by section leadership.

Origin

The Asian, African and Middle Eastern Section was established in 1968.

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Staff Liaison

Megan Griffin
Program Officer
Association of College & Research Libraries
American Library Association
50 East Huron Street
Chicago, IL 60611-2788

Work: 312-280-2514
E-mail: mgriffin@ala.org