RUSA Access to Information

Charge

To coordinate RUSA's efforts at promoting access to information in user and reference services. To report to the board at each Annual Conference on the current state of affairs and as needed throughout the year, recommending action in support of access to information.

Roster

Pamela C. Sieving (Chair, July 1, 2009, to June 30, 2011)
Katie Elson Anderson (Member, July 1, 2009, to June 30, 2011)
Elliot L. Appelbaum (Member, July 1, 2007, to June 30, 2011)
Danielle M. Colbert-Lewis (Member, July 1, 2009, to June 30, 2011)
Linda Friend (Member, July 1, 2009, to June 30, 2011)
Dr. David D. Oberhelman (Member, July 1, 2010, to June 30, 2012)
Diana Tedone (Member, July 1, 2010, to June 30, 2012)
Adele L. Barsh (RUSA BRASS Representative, July 1, 2007, to June 30, 2011)
Deborah D. Costa (RUSA CODES Representative, July 1, 2008, to June 30, 2011)
Linda J. Frederiksen (RUSA STARS Representative, July 1, 2009, to June 30, 2011)
Prof. Caroline Fuchs (RUSA RSS Representative, July 1, 2009, to July 1, 2012)
Mr. Nicholas Wyant (RUSA HS Representative, July 1, 2010, to June 30, 2012)
Ms. Cathay Keough (Virtual Member, July 1, 2009, to June 30, 2011)
M. Kathleen Kern (Board Liaison, July 1, 2009, to July 1, 2012)

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Composition

See RUSA or Section Bylaws.

Origin

See Committee Charge.

Get Involved

ALA values committed and active committee members. Qualified members are welcome to volunteer to serve on RUSA and section committees. Committee members must have an interest in the work of the committee; be able to attend Annual Conferences and Midwinter Meetings to participate in the meetings and activities of the committee; and be able to work between conferences via e-mail and ALA Connect. Express your interest in serving on this or other committees by filling out an application form. Appointments take place between Midwinter and Annual conferences. Committee service usually begins following Annual Conference, about July 1, with the exception of the award committees whose work takes place from February to January.

Staff Liaison

Andrea Hill
Web Services Mgr.
312.280.4397
ahill@ala.org