Liaison Support Committees

ACRL Liaisons Committees

ACRL Liaisons Assembly Committee

Members of the ALA Connect Community who are currently serving in liaison positions at all levels of the association. There are currently 14 liaisons.

Chair: Liaisons Training & Development Committee Chair

Ex-Officio Member – Incoming Chair
Ex-Officio Member – Liaisons Grant Committee Chair, Incoming Chair
Ex-Officio Member – Liaisons Coordinating Committee Chair, Incoming Chair

ACRL Liaisons Coordinating Committee

Oversees and coordinates the ACRL liaison relationship activities across all levels of the association; establishes and manages processes of establishing liaison relationships and provides common guidelines for appointing liaisons to the ACRL units managing liaison relationships; assesses effectiveness of the liaison program and makes recommendations for its improvement; communicates assessment findings with Board and future directions for the liaison program.

Ex-Officio Member – Liaisons Training & Development Committee Chair, Incoming Chair
Ex-Officio Member – Liaisons Grant Committee Chair, Incoming Chair

ACRL Liaisons Grants Committee

Manages liaison program support budget; establishes and manages competitive processes for liaisons to apply for funding for specific liaison activities over a defined period of time with a focus on assessable outcomes.

Ex-Officio Member – Liaisons Training & Development Committee Chair, Incoming Chair
Ex-Officio Member – Liaisons Coordinating Committee Chair, Incoming Chair

ACRL Liaisons Training & Development Committee

Manages ALA Connect Community for Liaisons, provides training and resource materials for liaisons including suggestions for communicating the results of liaison work to ACRL membership.

Ex-Officio Member – Liaisons Grant Committee Chair, Incoming Chair
Ex-Officio Member – Liaisons Coordinating Committee Chair, Incoming Chair

ACRL Liaisons Connect Community

The purpose of this ALA Connect community is to facilitate communication between the members of Liaisons Coordinating and Component Committees. This includes all liaisons, members of the Liaisons Training & Development Committee, Liaisons Grant Committee, and the Liaisons Coordinating Committee.


ACRL Liaisons Meetings

ACRL Liaisons Assembly

Primary Meeting for Liaisons
Liaisons Training & Development Committee Members are encouraged to attend.

The Liaisons Training & Development Committee members organize the meeting and it is presided by the chair of this committee.

ACRL Liaisons Coordinating Committee

Primary meeting for the Liaisons Training & Development Committee, Liaisons Grant Committee, and the Liaisons Coordinating Committee members.
All liaisons are encouraged to attend.

The Liaisons Coordinating Committee members organize the meeting and it is presided by the chair of this committee. It normally consists of committee meetings and a group meeting.

 

See ACRL Liaison Activities for more information.