Distance Learning Section

Charge

Supports and promotes library services to off campus and distance education students; provides a vehicle for the professional development and exchange of ideas among librarians working with off campus and distance education students.
 
The official DLS committee rosters are listed below, and the DLS website is available here.

Roster

Stefanie Buck (Chair, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Ms. Megan Alexa Davis (Chair, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Ms. Cheryl L. Blevens (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Stefanie Buck (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Alice Daugherty (Past-Chairperson, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Ms. Megan Alexa Davis (Past-Chairperson, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Karla J. Aleman (Secretary, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Danielle Skaggs (Secretary, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Tina M. Adams (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Karla J. Aleman (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Lora Kay Baldwin (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Natalie Bennett (Member, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Natalie Bennett (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Anjali Bhasin (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Ms. Cheryl L. Blevens (Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Kate Conerton (Member, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Jamie Conklin (Member, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Michael Courtney (Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Stephanie Espinoza (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Christal Ferrance (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Carrie Girton (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Harvey R. Gover (Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Harvey R. Gover (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Jill Hallam-Miller (Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Ms. Sandra Lee Hawes (Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Ms. Sandra Lee Hawes (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Dr. Kristin Brand Heathcock (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Andrea Hebert (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Ms. Joscelyn Leventhal (Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Kelly Anne McCusker (Member, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Ms. Rebecca Nowicki (Member, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Ms. Rebecca Nowicki (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Kathleen Pickens (Member, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Kathleen Pickens (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Joelle E. Pitts (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Cynthia Porter (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Rebecca Hill Renirie (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Kelly M. Robinson (Member, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Ms. Jennifer Rundels (Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Mr. Brandon Kevin West (Member, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Mr. Brandon Kevin West (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Lindsey Wharton (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Ms. Kristin Miller Woodward (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Amanda L. W. Ziegler (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Karla J. Aleman (Archivist, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Ms. Cheryl L. Blevens (Archivist, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Beth McNeil (Board Liaison, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Beth McNeil (Board Liaison, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Megan R. Griffin (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Megan R. Griffin (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/29/2016. Last retrieved on 07/29/2016. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

As of August 2015, DLS had 1,559 members. The committee composition is determined by section leadership.

Origin

The Distance Learning Section was established in 1991.

Get Involved

Volunteer applications for ACRL appointments are accepted through February 15 for service the following term, which begins July 1. Visit http://www.ala.org/acrl/membership/volunteer/volunteer 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
E-mail: mgriffin@ala.org