Anthropology and Sociology Section


Supports the study of those aspects of library service that require knowledge in anthropology, sociology and related fields.


Dr. Helen P. Clements (Chair, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Miriam Rigby (Past-Chairperson, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Carolyn J. McCallum (Secretary, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Jill Conte (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/01/2016. Last retrieved on 05/22/2015. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.


As of August 2014, ANSS had 424 members. The committee composition is determined by section leadership. 


The Anthropology and Sociology Section was established in 1971.

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Volunteer applications for ACRL appointments are accepted through February 15 for service the following term, which begins July 1. Visit for more information and a link to the volunteer form. 

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