Distance Learning Interest Group

Charge

To provide a forum for the discussion of the application of technologies to distance learning activities in the library and information environment.

Roster

Ms. Samantha Cordell Helmick (Co-Chair, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2015)
Robin Pachtman (Co-Chair, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2015)
David Lee King (Interest Group Coordinator, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2015)
Mark A. Beatty (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2015)
Valerie Edmonds-Merritt (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2008, to June 30, 2015)
Mary Taylor (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2008, to June 30, 2015)

Displaying active committee roster as of 09/02/2014. Last retrieved on 09/02/2014. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

Interest groups are self-initiated and not appointed by LITA officers.  Membership consists of any number of participants and is open to LITA members.  The leadership of each group is selected by the group.

Origin

The Distance Learning Interest Group was established in 1997.  It was renewed in 2000, 2003 and 2006.  To contribute information about the history of this interest group, contact LITA's Web Coordinating Committee at litaweb@ala.org.

Get Involved

Interest groups are open to all LITA members.  Conference attendance is not required.  To join a group, contact the chair, attend meetings, and get involved with their activities and discussions.  See contact information in the above roster by logging into the site and clicking your browser refresh button.  If you need help, contact the LITA office at lita@ala.org.

Staff Liaison

Valerie Edmonds-Merritt
Phone: (312) 280-4269
E-mail:  vedmonds@ala.org