ACRL/STS Science Resources: Discovery & Access Committee

Charge

To provide a forum for exchange of information relating to discovery of and access to science and technology resources. Serve as a channel/clearinghouse to identify concerns, problems, issues, trends, standards, and best practices. Propose projects and present them to the appropriate STS Committees.

Roster

Larayne J. Dallas (Co-Chair, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Betty Landesman (Co-Chair, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Sandra Barclay (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Laura L. Barnes (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Khue D. Duong (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Dr. Norma G. Kobzina (Member, July 1, 2012, to February 5, 2014)
Allison V. Level (Member, July 1, 2013, to February 3, 2014)
Carolyn Rauber (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Jennifer W. Roach (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Dr. Amanda L. Whitmire (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)

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Resources

 

Committee meeting times and locations

Our meetings are typically on Saturday mornings; exact time and location will be announced as the information becomes available. Visitors are most welcome.

Current Projects

Committee members are reviewing past work of the committee and investigating these areas:

  • Updating a previously created guide.
  • Creation of a program or webinar relating to the discovery of and access to science and technology resources.
  • Providing educational content regarding data management.

Programs and Publications

  • "Collecting Grey Literature: an annotated bibliography, with examples from the sciences and technology" published in Science & Technology Libraries (Haworth Pr.) April 2005 Vol. 25 No.3: 35 -70. see: Table of Contents

Minutes

 

Composition

The committee composition is determined by section leadership.

Origin

Formerly known as the ACRL/STS Subject and Bibliographic Access Committee.

Get Involved

Volunteer applications for ACRL appointments are accepted through February 15 for service the following term, which begins July 1. Visit http://www.ala.org/acrl/membership/volunteer/volunteer for more information and a link to the volunteer form.

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