ACRL RBM Editorial Board

Charge

The editorial board serves in an advisory capacity to the editor on the contents of the journal issues; the board members form the core of referees, reviewing manuscripts submitted for possible publication.

Roster

Dr. Richard Saunders (Editor, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2023)
Dr. Jennifer Karr Sheehan (Reviews Editor, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2023)
Dr. Jason Paul Bourgeois (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2022)
Jolie Braun (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2023)
Jeremy Wil Brett (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2023)
Anna Chen (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2022)
Taylor Dwyer (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2023)
Margaret Gamm (Member, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2024)
Jennifer Gunter King (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2022)
Martha M. Lawler (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2023)
Dr. Leila June Rod-Welch (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2022)
Jennifer A. Maddox Abbott (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Dr. Robert Jay Malone (Ex-Officio Member, September 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Mr. William Martin Modrow (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Dr. Jon E. Cawthorne, Ph.D. (Board Liaison, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
David Free (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Dawn M. Mueller (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)

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Composition

The RBM Editorial Board composition requires:

  • At least five members, including the editor and not including ex-officio members, with appointments staggered to provide continuity
  • Three-year terms
  • Members to serve no more than two consecutive terms, except the editor, who may serve no more than three consecutive terms
  • Ex-officio members include the ACRL Past-President (listed as Board Liaison), ACRL Executive Director, RBMS Publications Committee Chair, and ACRL Publications Coordinating Committee Chair
  • Editorial Board criteria is detailed in the ACRL Guide to Policies and Procedures
  • Additional appointments at the discretion of the RBM editor

Origin

The RBM Editorial Board was created by the ACRL Board of Directors.

Get Involved

Volunteers will need to complete the volunteer form by February 15 for committee service that begins July 1. More information, including volunteer requirements, can be found on the ACRL volunteer site.

 

Staff Liaison

David Free
Editor-in-Chief of C&RL News/Senior Communications Strategist
Association of College & Research Libraries
American Library Association
225 N. Michigan Ave., Ste 1300
Chicago, IL 60601-7616
Work Phone: 312-280-2517
Email: dfree@ala.org

Dawn Mueller
Senior Production Editor
Association of College & Research Libraries
American Library Association
225 N. Michigan Ave., Ste 1300
Chicago, IL 60601-7616
Work: 312-280-2516
E-mail: dmueller@ala.org