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 at the Midwinter Meeting and once at the Annual Conference. 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, by choosing a conference date and then the committee name. The committee met in person for the first time at ALA Midwinter in Seattle, WA in January 2007.

Committee Members & Contact Information (member login)

Current Projects

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 Brad Seitz (  2013-14 Instructional Technologies Committee Co-Chairs. 

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