Arts Section


Provides an umbrella organization for the promotion of library service in the field of visual and performing arts through discussion of current issues, the exchange of information, and the carrying out of suitable projects.
The official Arts committee rosters are listed below, and the Arts website is available here.


Ms. Tiffany Bailey (Chair, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Carla-Mae Crookendale (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Mrs. Rebecca K. Friedman (Secretary, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2023)
Mackenzie Salisbury (Past-Chair, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Faye A. Chadwell (Board Liaison, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Lauren Carlton (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)

Displaying active committee roster as of 09/25/2021. Last retrieved on 09/25/2021. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.


As of August 2020, Arts had 853 members. The committee composition is determined by section leadership.


The Arts Section was established in 1959.

Arts Section Chronology complied for the 50th Anniversary (2009)

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

Megan Griffin
Senior Program Officer
Association of College & Research Libraries
American Library Association