Call for Nominations for ALA Representative to the Board of Trustees of the American Library in Paris for June 2013 - June 2015
The International Relations Committee of the American Library Association announces a call for nominations for ALA Representative to the Board of Trustees of the American Library in Paris.
This two-year appointment would begin in June 2013 with the appointee having to cover costs to attend two board meetings a year in Paris. ALA does not provide financial support for the representative. The ALA representative is a non-voting member of the Board of Trustees.
The deadline to submit a nomination is May 20, 2013
The representative should have a knowledge of U.S. public library management, broad professional contacts; knowledge of current library theory and practices; broad knowledge of library and library related organizations, information services, and networks; interpersonal skills, strong written and oral skills; experience working with international library associations or libraries, appreciation of views from different cultures.
If you are interested in being nominated please submit a letter of interest and resume or CV by mail or email to:
International Relations Office
American Library Association
50 East Huron Street
Chicago, IL 60611
Please visit the criteria and responsibilities page for more information.