ESS Scandinavian Discussion Group


To discuss topics of current interest relating to the acquisition, organization, and use of materials emanating from the Nordic countries of Europe (i.e. Iceland, Norway, Denmark, Sweden, Finland) or pertaining to any aspect of Scandinavian or Nordic Studies. Established in 1990, this discussion group meets annually and is led by two conveners who are selected from within the discussion group and serve for two-year, overlapping terms.


Mara M. Egherman, MA, MLIS (Chair, July 1, 2023, to June 30, 2025)
Mara M. Egherman, MA, MLIS (Chair, July 1, 2023, to June 30, 2025)
Christine Ericson (Chair, July 1, 2022, to June 30, 2024)

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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

Staff Liaison

Lauren Carlton
Program Officer
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