EBSS Communication Studies Committee


To provide a base of operations for the Mass Communication community of librarians who serve the communications/mass communications fields (including the areas of communications, media studies, advertising, speech communications, broadcasting, journalism and public relations). Goals for the Committee include identifying best practices and resources useful to those in the community as well as addressing current issues that are salient to the advancement of the field. Activities of the committee will include: evaluation and discussion of resources and services, development of activities and programs to improve skills among librarians, and the coordination of liaison activities with other professional organizations as appropriate.


Jennifer Bonnet
(Chair, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2023)
Michael J. Pasqualoni
(Secretary, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Ms. Lia G. Friedman
(Member, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2023)
Stacy R. Gilbert
(Member, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2023)
Rebecca Kelley
(Member, July 1, 2021, to May 15, 2022)
Hillary Ostermiller
(Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)

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EBSS Communication Studies Committee 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.