IS Research and Scholarship Committee

Charge

To promote and support research and scholarship opportunities for academic and research librarians by identifying instruction-related topics for study and research. The committee maintains and promotes the Section publication “Research Agenda for Library Instruction and Information Literacy;” interviews scholars for the “Research Agenda Conversations” series; writes and promotes the “Five Things” series on current topics relevant to library instruction; and maintains "A Selective List of Journals on Teaching and Learning."

Roster

Alyssa N. Denneler (Chair, July 1, 2022, to June 30, 2023)
Lijuan Xu (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2022, to June 30, 2023)
Natalia Estrada (Secretary, July 1, 2022, to June 30, 2023)
Martha Adkins (Member, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2023)
Brianna Buljung (Member, July 1, 2022, to June 30, 2024)
Ms. Holly K. Herndon (Member, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2023)
Megan Hodge (Member, July 1, 2022, to June 30, 2024)
April Joy Schweikhard (Member, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2023)
Amber M. Sewell (Member, July 1, 2022, to June 30, 2024)
Dr. Elena M. Soltau (Member, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2023)
Jessica Szempruch (Member, July 1, 2022, to June 30, 2023)

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Resources

ALA Connect Community

IS Research and Scholarship Committee List
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Composition

The committee composition is determined by section leadership.

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

Lauren Carlton
Program Officer
Association of College & Research Libraries
American Library Association
E-mail: lcarlton@ala.org