Ethnic & Multicultural Information Exchange Round Table (EMIERT)

This website provides information pertaining to the Ethnic and Multicultural Exchange Round Table (EMIERT)


2017 EMIERT Distinguished Librarian Award Call for Nominations!

To be considered or to nominate a peer please fill out the nomination form at:

The deadline is October 31, 2016.  The winner will be announced at ALA midwinter 2017 and will receive the award at ALA Annual 2017 in Chicago.

For more information please see:

EMIERT Call for Proposals for 2017 ALA Annual Conference programs-- Deadline November 11, 2016

To submit a proposal for ALA's 2017 Annual Conference in Chicago, please complete this form.

Leadership Positions Available in EMIERT

We would love to have you join us.

The following positions are open within EMIERT

Please fill out the form at:  by January 26, 2017

  • Vice-Chair/Chair-elect       
  • Secretary (2 year term)
  • Member-at-Large
  • Round Table Councilor

To join our EMIE Listserv please click on the link below and then on subscribe:

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Volunteer Form for EMIERT Committees

If you are interested in a two year term on an EMIERT committee, please fill out the following form:

  • Typically new Committee and Task Force appointments are made in the spring  and begin at the end of ALA Annual.  However, this year there are several openings on the committees so please let us know if you would like to be involved.
  • For a list of current committees and task forces please see:   
  • Feel free to add a committee or task force to the volunteer form, if the choice is not already there.