ACRL/IS Membership Committee

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Committee Background

Charge:
To encourage participation of new, returning, and prospective Section members through orientations, social activities, promotional events/materials, and other mechanisms. The committee works with the Local Arrangements Chairs to coordinate IS Soirees and with the Executive Committee to organize membership orientations. Membership also conducts and reports on the Dropped Membership Survey, communicates with new and dropped members, updates the "FAQ for IS Members" and the IS Brochure. The Membership Committee co-chairs serve as the Section's representatives on the ACRL Membership Advisory Committee.

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.

Meetings:
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.

Conference Minutes:
View minutes from committee meetings, by choosing a conference date and then the committee name.

Roster:
Committee Members & Contact Information (member login)

Getting Involved

Learn about getting involved with ACRL and the Instruction Section

How to Participate in ACRL: Information for New Members (Tip Sheet #1)

Instruction Section Committee Volunteer Form
Use this form to volunteer for any of the Instruction Section committees.

Current Projects and Resources

Committee Representative Tip Sheet for ACRL 101 at ALA Annual (pdf)

Dropped-Members Survey

Instruction Section orientation for new and interested members

Dropped Member Survey Report

Review and revise IS FAQ

Tips for Planning the IS Soiree

 

Questions and comments may be sent to Sarah Holliday Holder (sara.holder@mcgill.ca) and Dominique Turnbow (dturnbow@ucsd.edu), 2013-2014 Membership Committee Co-Chairs. 


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