Western European Studies Section

Charge

Promotes the improvement of library services supporting study and research in western European affairs from ancient times to the present.

Roster

Dr. Jeffrey Staiger (Chair, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2016)
Sarah Sussman (Chair, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2015)
Katie E. Gibson (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2016)
Dr. Jeffrey Staiger (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2015)
Timothy Shipe (Past-Chairperson, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2015)
Sarah Sussman (Past-Chairperson, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2016)
Ms. Deborah L. Raftus (Secretary, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2016)
Dr. Lidia E. Uziel (Secretary, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2015)
Dr. Elizabeth A. Chenault (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Dr. Michelle Emanuel (Member, July 1, 2013, to July 31, 2015)
Katie E. Gibson (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2016)
Jennifer R. Gilley (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Rebecca R. Malek-Wiley (Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2015)
Rebecca R. Malek-Wiley (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2016)
Dr. David D. Oberhelman (Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2015)
Dr. David D. Oberhelman (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2016)
Ms. Molly Dahl Poremski (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2016)
Mr. Claude Henry Potts (Member, July 1, 2013, to July 31, 2015)
Marcus J. Richter (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2016)
Anna L. Shparberg (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2015)
Sarah Sussman (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2016)
Dr. Julie Tanaka (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Ms. Kristen Grace Totleben (Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2015)
Ms. Kristen Grace Totleben (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2016)
Dr. Lidia E. Uziel (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Kim Leeder Reed (Board Liaison, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2015)
Beth McNeil (Board Liaison, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2016)
Megan R. Griffin (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2015)
Megan R. Griffin (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2016)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/01/2015. Last retrieved on 07/05/2015. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

As of August 2014, WESS had 421 members. The committee composition is determined by section leadership.

Origin

The Western European Studies Section was established in 1979.

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