ACRL/DLS Instruction Committee


To assist Section members in developing instructional materials for distance learners by facilitating access to appropriate websites, tutorials, and information-literacy related information; to gather and disseminate information on best practices’’ in providing instruction for distance learners; to develop models on collaborating with faculty to integrate library services into distance-delivered courses; to compile for Section members a list of resources and issues on computer literacy and the information-seeking behavior of distance learners; to coordinate the Section’s library instruction-related activities within 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. 


Stefanie Buck (Co-Chair, July 1, 2014, 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)
Amanda Dinscore (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
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 03/26/2015. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.


The committee composition is determined by section leadership.

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