Business Reference in Public Libraries

Charge

To study, promote, and support the role of business reference in public libraries.

Roster

Mr. Edmund A. Rossman, III (Chair, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2015)
Julie Rhea Carnegie (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Salvatore DiVincenzo (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Roslyn Donald (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Kay K. Ikuta (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Melissa Jeter (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Eric Scott Petersen (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Mr. Edmund A. Rossman, III (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Ms. Janet Tom (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Mrs. Terry Zarsky (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)

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Composition

There shall be at least seven (7) members appointed by the Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect of BRASS.

Terms of Office
Members of the Committee will serve for two years and shall be eligible for reappointment for a consecutive two-year term. Terms will be staggered so that continuity will be maintained.

Specific Duties

  • To study and foster the role of business reference in public libraries.
  • To address issues facing business reference in this environment.
  • To liaison with the Public Library Association, Career and Business Services Committee.

Origin

Established in 1988.

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