IS Building Virtual Community Task Force

Charge

The task force will engage in the following activities including but not limited to: 
Explore a wide range of virtual tools for professional development including consulting with the Distance Learning Section; Examine the current leadership and committee structure to look for opportunities to better serve the membership; Search for new avenues for in-person and virtual social connections; Update the Instruction Section website and policy language to reflect the work of an all virtual section; Promote transparency and aid the decision-making process by consulting IS members as well as leaders within and outside the field to solicit ideas and feedback; communicate updates via the ILI-L listserv; Write a two part report: recommendations for re-envisioning the section (Year 1) and a final report including implementation and assessment plans (Year 2) shared widely with ACRL so others may benefit from the work of the task force.
 

Roster

Ms. Elizabeth M. Barksdale (Co-Chair, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Lauren Hays (Co-Chair, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Paul Bond (Member, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Mr. Joel Burkholder (Member, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Bridgette D. Comanda (Member, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Mrs. Ashley B. Crane (Member, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Anna Ferri (Member, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Ms. Jane Hammons (Member, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Claire Elise Lobdell (Member, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Erin A. Mooney (Member, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Sarah I. Smith (Member, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Meghan Elizabeth Sitar (Liaison, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/05/2020. Last retrieved on 07/05/2020. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

The committee composition is determined by section leadership.

Get Involved

Volunteers will need to complete the volunteer form for committee service that begins July 1. More information, including volunteer requirements, can be found on the ACRL volunteer site.

Staff Liaison

Megan Griffin
Senior 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