Distance Learning Section

Charge

Supports and promotes library services to off campus and distance education students; provides a vehicle for the professional development and exchange of ideas among librarians working with off campus and distance education students.
 
The official DLS committee rosters are listed below, and the DLS website is available here.

Roster

Ms. Cheryl L. Blevens (Chair, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Ms. Kristin Miller Woodward (Chair, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Natalie Haber (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Ms. Kristin Miller Woodward (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Ms. Cheryl L. Blevens (Past-Chair, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Stefanie Buck (Past-Chair, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Michael Courtney (Secretary, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Andrea Hebert (Secretary, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Karla J. Aleman (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Karla J. Aleman (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Karla J. Aleman (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Melissa Atkinson (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Anjali Bhasin (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Anjali Bhasin (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Ms. Cheryl L. Blevens (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Heather Blicher (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Stefanie Buck (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)
Michael Courtney (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)
Michael Courtney (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Ms. Tracy A. Coyne (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Heather A. Dalal (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Cheryl Davis (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Shauna Borger Edson (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Christal Ferrance (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Diane M. Fulkerson (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Diane M. Fulkerson (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Carrie Girton (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Carrie Girton (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Harvey R. Gover (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)
Natalie Haber (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)
Mrs. Samantha Harlow (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Ms. Sandra Lee Hawes (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Dr. Kristin Brand Heathcock (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Andrea Hebert (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Mr. Sean P. Hogan (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Mr. Sean P. Hogan (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Michelle Joy (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Michelle Joy (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Michelle Christine Keba (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Michelle Christine Keba (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Theresa Mastrodonato (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Emily R. Mitchell (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Ms. Rebecca Nowicki (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Joelle E. Pitts (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Tim Ream (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Tim Ream (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Rebecca Hill Renirie (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Jennifer Nicole Shimada (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Danielle Skaggs (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Katie Stewart (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Cynthia L. Thomes (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Cynthia L. Thomes (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Elaine Thornton (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Ms. Chimene Elise Tucker (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Stephanie Espinoza Villamor (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)
Stephanie Espinoza Villamor (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Lindsey Wharton (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Amanda L. W. Ziegler (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Amanda L. W. Ziegler (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Michael Courtney (Archivist, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Danielle Skaggs (Archivist, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Beth McNeil (Board Liaison, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Megan R. Griffin (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Megan R. Griffin (Staff Liaison, June 30, 2018, to July 1, 2019)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/18/2018. Last retrieved on 07/18/2018. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

As of August 2017, DLS had 1,471 members. The committee composition is determined by section leadership.

Origin

The Distance Learning Section was established in 1991.

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