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

Mrs. Lorna Marie Dawes (Chair, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Merinda McLure (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Beth E. Fuchs (Secretary, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Jamie Conklin (Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Mr. Joseph Edward Goetz (Member, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Amy Slagle Kelly (Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Dr. James Kessenides (Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Ryne Leuzinger (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Dr. Juliet Taylor Rumble (Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Anthony Stamatoplos (Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Sara Holder (Liaison, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)

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Composition

The committee composition is determined by section leadership.

Get Involved

Volunteer applications for ACRL appointments are accepted through February 15 for service the following term, which begins July 1. Visit http://www.ala.org/acrl/membership/volunteer/volunteer for more information and a link to the volunteer form.

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