Academic Library Services to International Students Interest Group

Charge

To provide academic librarians with a forum to discuss issues related to all types of library service to international patrons, including instruction, outreach, reference, collections, and programming; develop guidelines and resources that will assist academic librarians with providing quality services to their international constituencies.

Roster

Dr. Peggy I. Nzomo (Convener, July 1, 2023, to June 30, 2024)
Paula C Johnson (Incoming Convener, July 1, 2023, to June 30, 2024)
Joe Mocnik (Past Convener, July 1, 2023, to June 30, 2024)
Katie Odhner (Past Convener, July 1, 2023, to June 30, 2024)
Lauren Carlton (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2023, to June 30, 2024)
Aleah Price (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2023, to June 30, 2024)

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Resources

ALA Connect Community

Academic Library Services to International Students IG Discussion List
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Composition

Interest Group membership is comprised of members in the ALA Connect space. Join the space above to join the group.

Origin

The Academic Library Services to International Students Interest Group was established at the 2009 ALA Annual Conference. The next renewal date for this interest group is the 2024 ALA Annual Conference.

Get Involved

Join the Interest Group, see above under "resources."

Staff Liaison

Aleah Price
Program Coordinator
Association of College & Research Libraries
American Library Association
E-mail: aprice@ala.org