ACRL/IS Instructional Technologies Committee

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Committee Information

To educate and inform membership about the impact of technology on instruction.  The committee researches instructional technologies for the "Tips and Trends" series, which is posted on the IS web site and announced on ILI-L. The committee is responsible for promoting and annually updating the "Classroom Control Systems" page on the Section web site.

Annual Planning:
View planning documents such as annual goals, measuring success reports, or annual reports by selecting the appropriate report from the Planning Documents Archive page.

Committees generally meet twice per year. Most meetings are open to visitors. Check the full schedule of IS meetings which is posted about one month before each conference and will be linked from the Instruction Section homepage.

Conference Minutes:
View minutes from committee meetings on ALA Connect.

Committee Members & Contact Information (member login)

Current Projects

ACRL_IS_ITECH Twitter Account
The committee uses Twitter to keep Instruction Section members and others in the profession informed about instructional technologies and the impact of technology on instruction.

Tips and Trends
Each quarter committee members will focus on a new or emerging technology that is affecting library instruction. The profile is announced on ILI-L and posted on the committee web site.

Classroom Control Systems
The committee maintains a list of various software and hardware options that allow instructors in networked classrooms to monitor and control students' workstations.

Questions and comments may be sent to Meredith Farkas ( and Suzanne Bernsten (  2014-15 Instructional Technologies Committee Co-Chairs. 

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