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 July 31, 2017)
Ms. Cheryl L. Blevens (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2017)
Ms. Megan Alexa Davis (Past-Chairperson, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2017)
Danielle Skaggs (Secretary, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2017)
Karla J. Aleman (Member, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2017)
Lora Kay Baldwin (Member, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2017)
Anjali Bhasin (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2017)
Stefanie Buck (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Stephanie Espinoza (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Christal Ferrance (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2017)
Carrie Girton (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2017)
Harvey R. Gover (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Natalie Haber (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2017)
Ms. Sandra Lee Hawes (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2017)
Dr. Kristin Brand Heathcock (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2017)
Andrea Hebert (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2017)
Ms. Rebecca Nowicki (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2017)
Kathleen Pickens (Member, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2017)
Joelle E. Pitts (Member, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2017)
Rebecca Hill Renirie (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2017)
Ms. Neely Tang (Member, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2017)
Mr. Brandon Kevin West (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2017)
Lindsey Wharton (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2017)
Ms. Kristin Miller Woodward (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2017)
Amanda L. W. Ziegler (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2017)
Karla J. Aleman (Archivist, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2017)
Beth McNeil (Board Liaison, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2017)
Megan R. Griffin (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2017)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/01/2016. Last retrieved on 07/22/2017. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

As of August 2016, DLS had 1,505 members. The committee composition is determined by section leadership.

Origin

The Distance Learning Section was established in 1991.

Get Involved

Volunteers will need to complete the volunteer form by February 15 for committee service that begins July 1. More information, including volunteer requirements, can be found on the ACRL volunteer site.

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