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 July 31, 2017)
Merinda Kaye Hensley (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2017)
Mrs. Ellysa Stern Cahoy (Past-Chairperson, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2017)
Ms. Melissa Bowles-Terry (Secretary, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2017)
Carrie Donovan (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2017)
Sara Deborah Miller (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 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 July 31, 2017)
Prof. Caroline Fuchs (Board Liaison, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2017)
Megan R. Griffin (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2017)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/01/2016. Last retrieved on 07/22/2017. 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