In an effort to assist the Department of Education achieve their goal of providing effective and efficient access to quality educational resources the ERIC Users Committee will: organize and conduct an ERIC Users Discussion Group at the ALA Midwinter Meeting and Annual Conference; act as a liaison between the education community within ACRL/ALA and the Education Resources Information Center’s personnel and the Department of Education by keeping the education community informed of changes occurring with ERIC and the Department of Education and acting as an advocate for the education community by formally presenting concerns and issues to ERIC and the DOE; and finally collaborate with other organizations within the library profession and the broader education community on issues concerning ERIC.
Learn more about the activities of the ERIC Users Committee in the EBSS Manual.
Paul Belloni and Todd Shipman co-chair the committee for 2017-2018. The complete ERIC Users Committee Roster (including previous and next year's appointments) is on the ACRL Web site (sign in required).
Past ERIC Users Forum Highlights: