Instruction Section

Charge

Enhances the ability of academic and research librarians to advance learning, teaching, and research with respect to information literacy in higher education.
 
The official IS committee rosters are listed below, and the IS website is available here.

Roster

Mrs. Jennifer E. Knievel (Chair, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Merinda Kaye Hensley (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Mrs. Ellysa Stern Cahoy (Past-Chairperson, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Ms. Melissa Bowles-Terry (Secretary, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Carrie Donovan (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Sara Deborah Miller (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Jo Angela Oehrli (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Maura Seale (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Prof. Lizz Zitron (Archivist, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Prof. Caroline Fuchs (Board Liaison, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Megan R. Griffin (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)

Displaying active committee roster as of 12/08/2016. Last retrieved on 12/08/2016. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

As of August 2016, IS had 3,889 members. The committee composition is determined by section leadership. 

Origin

The Instruction Section was established in 1977.

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