European Studies Section

Charge

Represents librarians and specialists in European affairs from ancient times to the present, and promotes the improvement of library services supporting study and research.

The official ESS committee rosters are listed below, and the ESS websites are available here (WESSWeb) and here (SEES).

ACRL Slavic & East European Section (SEES) and ACRL Western European Studies Section (WESS) merged to form ESS on September 1, 2017.

Roster

Ms. Ann P. Snoeyenbos (Chair, July 1, 2018, to June 20, 2019)
Dr. Heidi Madden (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Lana Soglasnova (Past-Chair, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Ms. Kristen Grace Totleben (Past-Chair, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Chella Vaidyanathan (Secretary, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Mrs. Kelsey Elizabeth Corlett-Rivera (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Nickoal Eichmann-Kalwara (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Joanneke Elliott (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Katie E. Gibson (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Adan Griego (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Prof. Joe Lenkart (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Manuel Ostos (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Timothy Shipe (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Mr. Alain J. St. Pierre, JR (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Dr. Michelle Urberg (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Brian Vetruba (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
April D. Cunningham (Board Liaison, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Megan R. Griffin (Staff Liaison, June 30, 2018, to July 1, 2019)

Displaying active committee roster as of 09/19/2018. Last retrieved on 09/19/2018. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

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Composition

As of August 2017, ESS had 611 members. The committee composition is determined by section leadership.
 

Origin

The European Studies Section (ESS) was established in 2017.  ACRL Slavic & East European Section (SEES) and ACRL Western European Studies Section (WESS) merged to form ESS.

Get Involved

Volunteers will need to complete the volunteer form by February 15 for committee service that begins July 1. More information, including volunteer requirements, can be found on the ACRL volunteer site.

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