Children and Technology Committee

Charge

To educate and encourage youth librarians to be leaders on technology issues in their institutions. To identify technology issues impacting youth librarians and to disseminate information to the membership on these issues through programs, training opportunities, and publications both traditional and electronic. To select the recipient of an annual ALSC Media Mentorship Leadership Award (upon approval in 2017 by the ALA Award committee). To serve as a liaison to ALA-technology-related bodies as directed by the ALSC board.

Roster

Michael P. Santangelo (Chair, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017) - Michaelpsantangelo@gmail.com
Work Phone: (917) 229-9544
Fax: (718) 230-2097
BookOps
3111 Thomson Ave
Library Services Center
Long Island City, NY 11101-3006

Elizabeth M. Gray (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018) - elizabeth.gray@yolocounty.org
Work Phone: (530) 666-8084
Fax: (530) 666-8006
Yolo County Library
226 Buckeye St
Woodland, CA 95695-2600

Sarah Bean Thompson (Virtual Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018) - sarahbean@thelibrary.org
Work Phone: (417) 616-0555
Springfield-Greene County Library
1448 W Whiteside St
Springfield, MO 65807-2343

Ms. Kelley L. Beeson (Virtual Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018) - beesonk2@einetwork.net
Work Phone: (724) 695-8150
Western Allegheny Community Library
181 Bateman Rd
Oakdale, PA 15071-3906

Laura Bos (Virtual Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017) - laura.t.bos@gmail.com
Work Phone: (847) 253-5675
Fax: (847) 253-0642
Mount Prospect Public Library
10 South Emerson Street
Mount Prospect, IL 60056

Rachel Keeler (Virtual Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017) - rachelnk@gmail.com
Work Phone: (617) 427-3820
Boston Public Library - Parker Hill Branch
1497 Tremont St
Boston, MA 02120-2909

Nicole Lee Martin (Virtual Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017) - n.martin@rrpl.org
Work Phone: (440) 333-7610 ext. 3879
Rocky River Public Library
1600 Hampton Rd
Rocky River, OH 44116-2601

Angela Nolet (Virtual Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017) - anolet@kcls.org
Work Phone: (425) 369-3270
Fax: (206) 296-5067
King County Library System
960 Newport Way Nw
Kcls Service Center
Issaquah, WA 98027-2702

Kalyn LeMieux Shields (Virtual Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018) - kalynlshields@gmail.com
Work Phone: (410) 396-6053
Enoch Pratt Free LibraryWaverly Branch
400 E 33rd Street
Baltimore, MD 21218

Mrs. Conni Strittmatter (Virtual Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017) - strittmatter@hcplonline.org
Work Phone: (410) 273-5600
HARFORD COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY
1221 A Brass Mill Road
Belcamp, MD 21017

JoAnn M. Jonas (Consultant, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018) - jonas.joann@gmail.com

Dan Bostrom (Staff Liaison, August 4, 2013, to August 4, 2019) - dbostrom@ala.org
Work Phone: (312) 280-2164
American Library Association
50 E Huron St
Chicago, IL 60611-2788

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Composition

The Children and Technology Committee, a virtual committee, consists of ten members appointed from the ALSC membership at large, serving 2-year terms and led by the committee chair. (Chair + 9)

Subcommitees and Task Forces

The Children and Technology Committee, a virtual committee, consists of ten members appointed from the ALSC membership at large, serving 2-year terms and led by the committee chair. (Chair + 9)

Origin

Established in 1997 at the request of the ALSC Board of Directors.

Get Involved

ALSC and ALA value committed and active committee members. Qualified ALSC members are welcome to volunteer to serve on ALSC's committees. Committee members must have an interest in the work of the committee; be able to attend Annual Conferences and Midwinter Meetings to participate in the meetings and activities of the committee; and be able to work between conferences via e-mail and ALA Connect. Express your interest in serving on this or other ALSC committees by filling out an ALSC committee volunteer form. Depending on the committee, appointments take place either in the spring or fall. Accordingly, committee service begins either following Annual Conference or Midwinter Meeting.

Staff Liaison

ALSC
alsc@ala.org
312-280-2163