ACRL/IS Research and Scholarship Committee

Charge

To promote and support research and scholarship opportunities for academic and research librarians by identifying instruction-related topics for study and research.  The committee assesses the impact of the Section publication "Research Agenda for Library Instruction and Information Literacy" by tracking articles that cite the Research Agenda and identifying research that addresses key areas identified in the Research Agenda, which are added to the "Bibliography of Citations Related to the Research Agenda."  The committee is responsible for revising and promoting the Research Agenda, researching new additions and updating the "List of Pedagogical Journals" and "A Bibliography of Research Methods Texts," and writing and promoting the "Five Articles You Should Read" series.

Roster

Mr. Joseph Edward Goetz (Chair, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Ms. Samantha Godbey (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Mr. Mohamed Berray (Secretary, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Mrs. Courtney L. Baron (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Ms. Liz McGlynn Bellamy (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Carrie Forbes (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Chris Granatino (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Penny Hecker (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Ms. Elana Deana Karshmer (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Ryne Leuzinger (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Ms. Lindsay Michelle Roberts (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Merinda Kaye Hensley (Liaison, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)

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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