National Guidelines Oversight Committee

Oversee YALSA's portfolio of national guidelines, including performing such tasks as: working with staff to disseminate and promote the guidelines; regularly evaluating the existing guidelines and making recommendations to YALSA's Board for updating or revising guidelines and/or the need to create supplementary materials or tools; assisting staff with establishing and maintaining liaisons with appropriate decision makers and stakeholders, both inside and outside the library profession, that monitor and evaluate the performance of teen services programs and librarians. While the Oversight Committee is charged with making recommendations, the authority to adopt, direct the revision of and/or sunset guidelines rests with YALSA's Board of Directors. Committee size: 6 virtual members including the chair. Term: from July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017

Staff liaison: Beth Yoke