Services Committee

Community of Practice: Assessment

Charge: To explore and foster emerging and best practices in assessment of public services, public programming, access services, library spaces, research, teaching, and learning.

Roster

Jeffry Dean Archer (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Margaret Atwater-Singer (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Katherine Strober Dabbour (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Dr. Kimberly Y. Franklin (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Ms. Jessica B. Hayes (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Cinthya Ippoliti (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Shenise McGhee (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Ms. Ann Medaille (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Mrs. Mary Thornton Moser (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Richard Paustenbaugh (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Cat Silvers (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Ginger H. Williams (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Kerry Ward (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2017, to June 20, 2022)

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Our Work

Deliverables:

  • Propose a yearly webinar or presentation at Annual

Expected time commitment:

  • Approx. one hour per month for conference calls
  • Approx. eight additional hours for program development.

Desired skills, knowledge, experience:

  • Experience in library (academic or public) public services such as access services, reference/research, instruction, programming, etc.
  • Some program planning experience preferred

Staff contact and roles:

  • Kerry Ward, kward@ala.org, 800-5454-2433, ext. 5036. Overall management, committee charges/appointments, budget requests, etc.
  • Fred Reuland, freuland@ala.org, 800-545-2433, ext. 5032. Webinar production, program planning and scheduling, conference support, etc.

Resources available:

  • Ongoing consultation with the leader of the Assessment Community of Practice leader: Consuella Askew, 2017-2018 membership cycle, and others active within LLAMA’s Assessment Community
  • Access to funding upon request and review
  • Virtual meeting support
  • ALA Connect