IRRT Publications Committee

Statement of Role, Purpose, and Function

The role of the IRRT Publications Committee is to recommend to the IRRT Executive Board policy, as well as steps to identify and implement policy, regarding International Leads , the IRRT web site, and any other publishing activity, in any format, originating with the Round Table.

The Subcommittee's purpose is to provide advice and recommendations to the IRRT Executive Board regarding the nature and scope of its publications, including the appointment and review of editors, publications budgets, and the means of publishing. The Committee also serves to oversee and guide editorial practices and operational details of the Round Table's publications, and to stimulate and encourage research and writing which might lead to publication under IRRT auspices.

Descriptions for ALA-World Listserv Administrator, International Leads Editor & Web Site Editor

Please click the following links to find information about the duties and responsibilities of the listserv administrator for ALA-World, Editor for International Leads and Web Site Editor.

ALA-World Listserv Administrator Position Description (opens in MS Word)

International Leads Editor Position Description (opens in MS Word)

IRRT Web Editor Position Description (opens in MS Word)


Lindsay Inge Carpenter (Co-Chair, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Email: linge[@]
University of Maryland, College Park
College Park, MD 20742

Ms. Colleen Schalm (Co-Chair, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Email: cschalm[@]
Parkland Regional Library
Lacombe, AB T4L 1G1 Canada


Donna Ellen Frederick (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Agriculture and Agrifoods Canada (Canadian Agriculture Library)
Saskatoon, SK S7K 5X2 Canada
Ida A. Joiner (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Universal Academy School
Kraina Sarah E. Ostrach (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742-0001
Fatima K. Perkins (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Western Reserve Area Agency on Aging
Cleveland, OH 44114
Raymond Pun (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Alder Graduate School of Education
Redwood City, CA 94301

Joan S. Weeks (Webmaster, July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2021) - IRRT's WEBMASTER
Library of Congress
Washington, DC 20540

Delin R. Guerra (Staff Liaison)
American Library Association 
Chicago, IL 60611-2788

Committee Roster (Full contact information requires log in).



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