ACRL/DLS Mentoring and Networking Committee


Develops and oversees the DLS Library mentors, a program which helps new and less experienced librarians tasked with serving distance students identify a mentor in the field; Promotes and facilitates research and publication opportunities in the area of distance librarianship; develops opportunities for distance learning librarians to meet and discuss topics related to research and librarianship.


Ms. Sandra Lee Hawes (Chair, July 1, 2010, to June 30, 2011)
Ms. Mou Chakraborty (Member, July 1, 2010, to June 30, 2012)
Ms. Amy R. Hofer (Member, July 1, 2010, to June 30, 2012)
Dr. Farzaneh Razzaghi (Member, July 1, 2010, to June 30, 2011)
Melanie Thomas (Member, July 1, 2009, to June 30, 2011)
Lisa Jean Vassady (Member, July 1, 2010, to June 30, 2012)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/01/2010. Last retrieved on 06/20/2018. 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