RBMS Task Force to Review the ACRL Code of Ethics for Special Collections Librarians

Charge

The RBMS Task Force to Review the ACRL Code of Ethics for Special Collections Librarians (hereafter “Task Force”) is responsible for the review and development of the ACRL Code of Ethics for Special Collections Librarians ("Code of Ethics"), which states our professional values and the principles for ethical conduct in special collections work. The Task Force will review the 2003 Code of Ethics with a focus on expanding the scope of professional ethical duties therein described, and ensuring that the document empowers special collections professionals to incorporate ethical practice into their organizational and individual work.

Roster

Melissa Hubbard (Co-Chair, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Melissa Hubbard (Chair, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)
Sarah Schmidt (Co-Chair, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2019)
Sarah Schmidt (Chair, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)
Mrs. Colleen W. Barrett (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Mrs. Colleen W. Barrett (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)
Cynthia Becht (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Cynthia Becht (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)
Ms. Lois Fischer Black (Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2019)
Ms. Lois Fischer Black (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)
Brenna Bychowski (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Brenna Bychowski (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)
Ms. Amy Cooper Cary (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Ms. Amy Cooper Cary (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)
Dr. Amy Hildreth Chen (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Anna Chen (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Anna Chen (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)
Ms. Anna E. Dysert (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Ms. Anna E. Dysert (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)
Emily Epstein (Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2019)
Emily Epstein (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)
Melanie Griffin (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Melanie Griffin (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)
Juli McLoone (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Juli McLoone (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)
Melanie Jean Meyers (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Mrs. Hannah Miller-Kim (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Dr. Karla Ann Merino Nielsen (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Ms. Jessica Pigza (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Ms. Lynne M. Thomas (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Ms. Lynne M. Thomas (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)
Kimberly Tully (Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2019)

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Composition

The committee composition is determined by section leadership.

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
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