To consider the feasibility of awarding the Wilder Award on an annual basis. Identifying the changes to policy, criteria, and committee process and responsibilities should it move to an annual award.
The Frequency of the Wilder Award Task Force consists of four members appointed by the ALSC President. (Chair + 3)
The term of appointment begins immediately and concludes after the 2014 annual conference or when the work is completed.
Established in 2013 (ALA Annual Conference) at the request of the ALSC Board of Directors.
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.