ACRL/DLS Instruction Committee


Creates 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; hosts professional development events via Webinars, online panels, and other virtual platforms as appropriate; facilitates 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 develops models for collaborating with faculty to integrate library instruction into online and blended courses; coordinates the Section’s library instruction-related activities with ALA/ACRL; collaborates with the Instruction Section, LIRT, and other appropriate ALA/ACRL units in activities related to instruction in a distance learning environment.


Natalie Haber (Co-Chair, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2016)
Ms. Jennifer Rundels (Co-Chair, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Maryellen Allen (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Anjali Bhasin (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Ms. Rebecca Anne Bliquez (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Heather A. Dalal (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Amanda Dinscore (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Michelle Christine Keba (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
James F. Kinnie (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Danielle Skaggs (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/01/2015. Last retrieved on 04/19/2018. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.


The committee composition is determined by section leadership.

Get Involved

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