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

Susanna Eng-Ziskin (Chair, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Nikhat J. Ghouse (Chair, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Karen Doster-Greenleaf (Secretary, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Ms. Veronica Arellano Douglas (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Nikhat J. Ghouse (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Susanna Eng-Ziskin (Past-Chair, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Meghan Elizabeth Sitar (Past-Chair, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Nancy E. Fawley (Publications Editor, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Benjamin M. Oberdick (Secretary, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Ms. Melissa Bowles-Terry (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Ms. Veronica Arellano Douglas (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Sara Holder (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Catherine Fraser Riehle (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Sara Scheib (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Lauren Wahman (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Donna Witek (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Mrs. Kirsten Feist (Archivist, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Benjamin M. Oberdick (Archivist, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Caroline Fuchs (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 07/12/2020. Last retrieved on 07/12/2020. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

As of August 2019, IS had 3,791 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
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