ACRL/IS Research and Scholarship Committee


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.


Jamie Conklin (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Mr. Joseph Edward Goetz (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Amy Slagle Kelly (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Dr. James Kessenides (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Ryne Leuzinger (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Dr. Juliet Taylor Rumble (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Anthony C. Stamatoplos (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/01/2015. Last retrieved on 03/05/2015. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.


The committee composition is determined by section leadership.

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Megan Griffin
Program Officer
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