ESS Research and Planning Committee


Promote research in European Studies, with a particular focus on library-related research. Assist in the dissemination of research results through conference programs, publications, and other means. Conduct planning activities on behalf of the section as charged by the section chair or the Executive Committee.


Timothy Shipe (Chair, July 1, 2023, to June 30, 2025)
Ms. Kathleen Marie Smith (Member, July 1, 2023, to June 30, 2025)

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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
Association of College & Research Libraries
American Library Association