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