ACRL/ANSS Subject and Bibliographic Access Committee


To provide an exchange of information and act as a clearinghouse for issues and concerns related to bibliographic access (including, but not restricted to, subject headings, call numbers, and name authorities) to materials in anthropology, sociology, criminology and criminal justice, and related fields.  The Committee also processes proposals for Library of Congress Subject Headings including changes to existing headings, additions of new cross-references to existing headings, and new subject headings. 


Thomas J. Durkin (Co-Chair, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Lars J. Klint (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Dr. Wade R. Kotter (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Carolyn J. McCallum (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Rachel Turner (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)

Displaying active committee roster as of 05/24/2019. Last retrieved on 05/24/2019. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.


The committee composition is determined by section leadership.

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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