Heads of Public Services Discussion Group

Charge

To provide a forum and opportunity for academic librarians to openly discuss and explore common issues, ideas, problems, and opportunities associated with the administration, management and delivery of public services in academic libraries.

Roster

William H. Weare, JR. (Convener, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Lauren Carlton (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)

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Resources

ALA Connect Community

Heads of Public Service DG discussion list
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Composition

Discussion Groups are composed of group leaders (conveners) and are open to all members based on interest. Only the conveners appear on the roster.

Origin

The Heads of Public Service Discussion Group was established by the ACRL Board of Directors.

Get Involved

Join a Discussion Group
If you would like to join the Heads of Public Services Discussion Group or have any questions, suggestions, or ideas for discussion topics, please contact the convener(s).

Staff Liaison

Lauren Carlton
Program Coordinator
Association of College & Research Libraries
American Library Association
Email: lcarlton@ala.org