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. Ellysa Stern Cahoy (Chair, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
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. Jennifer E. Knievel (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Mrs. Ellysa Stern Cahoy (Past-Chairperson, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Mark Szarko (Past-Chairperson, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Ms. Melissa Bowles-Terry (Secretary, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Lori A. DuBois (Publications Editor, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Ms. Lizz Zitron (Secretary, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Carrie Donovan (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Dr. Amy E. Gibson (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Sara Holder (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
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)
Jacqueline E. Belanger (Archivist, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Prof. Caroline Fuchs (Board Liaison, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Julie Ann Garrison (Board Liaison, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Megan R. Griffin (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Megan R. Griffin (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)

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

Composition

As of August 2015, IS had 4,155 members. The committee composition is determined by section leadership. 

Origin

The Instruction Section was established in 1977.

Get Involved

Volunteer applications for ACRL appointments are accepted through February 15 for service the following term, which begins July 1. Visit http://www.ala.org/acrl/membership/volunteer/volunteer for more information and a link to the volunteer form.

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