Educational & Behavioral Sciences Section

Charge

Serves the common interests of education and behavioral sciences librarians, including communications studies, psychology, and social work librarians. Members explore a host of issues in the areas of information literacy, effective use of technology in the classroom, collection development, scholarly communication, research, and other concerns pertaining to education and behavioral sciences librarianship.
 
The official EBSS committee rosters are listed below, and the EBSS website is available here.

Roster

April Hines (Chair, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Ericka Arvidson Raber (Chair, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Ms. Rachael Elrod (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
April Hines (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Ms. Jill Erin Morningstar (Past-Chair, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Ericka Arvidson Raber (Past-Chair, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Samantha Godbey (Secretary, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Jodie Borgerding (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Ms. Rachael Elrod (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Ms. Kimberly Miller (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Trent Brager (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Mrs. Youngsook Choi (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Ms. Joyce Garczynski (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Carin Graves (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Karna Younger (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
April D. Cunningham (Board Liaison, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Megan R. Griffin (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Megan R. Griffin (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/05/2020. Last retrieved on 07/05/2020. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

As of August 2019, EBSS had 905 members. The committee composition is determined by section leadership. 

Origin

The Education and Behavioral Sciences Section was established in 1968.

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
Senior 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