DSS Digital Collections Discussion Group


To provide a collaborative forum for discussion about digital collections, including how academic and research libraries acquire, curate, and sustain digital collections (either created by library workers, researchers, or the public) and make them available as data for reuse.


Andrea Quinn
(Member, July 1, 2024, to June 30, 2026)
Stephanie Madeline Sussmeier
(Member, July 1, 2024, to June 30, 2026)

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DSS Digital Collections Discussion Group List

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The committee composition is determined by section leadership.

Staff Liaison

Lauren Carlton

Program Officer

Association of College & Research Libraries

American Library Association

E-mail: lcarlton@ala.org

Get Involved

Volunteers will need to complete the volunteer form. Committee service that begins July 1. More information, including volunteer deadlines and requirements, can be found on the ACRL volunteer site.