ACRL/DLS Instruction Committee

Charge

To create professional development opportunities for DLS Section members and librarians from other Sections who have an interest in library instruction and instructional technology in distance learning environments; to host professional development events via Webinars, online panels, and other virtual platforms as appropriate; to facilitate meaningful conversations among librarians associated with the distance learning community, on topics such as best practices for teaching and learning in online and blended learning environments, and developing models for collaborating with faculty to integrate library instruction into online and blended courses; to coordinate the Section’s library instruction-related activities with ALA/ACRL; to collaborate with the Instruction Section, LIRT, and other appropriate ALA/ACRL units in activities related to instruction in a distance learning environment.

Roster

Natalie Bennett (Co-Chair, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Anjali Bhasin (Co-Chair, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Natalie Bennett (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Hilary Collins Bussell (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Melissa K. Cornwell (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Michael Courtney (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Heather A. Dalal (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Amanda Dinscore (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Ms. Elizabeth Marie Johns (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Michelle Christine Keba (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
James F. Kinnie (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Carolyn Francys Schubert (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Milena Seyed (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Jennifer Nicole Shimada (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)

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Composition

The committee composition is determined by section leadership.

Get Involved

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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