IRRT INTERNATIONAL EXCHANGES COMMITTEE


Statement of Role, Purpose, and Function

To collect information about library professionals and libraries worldwide seeking to establish study visits and exchange programs; to disseminate information to librarians about opportunities to enrich and broaden their career experience and the library profession by developing intercultural perspectives; to share educational and cultural interests, achievements, and developments in libraries and thus assist in the development of the profession and of friendly and peaceful relations with countries throughout the world.

Announcements

New Opportunities! Deadline Coming Soon
International Education Programs Service Opportunities from the United States Department of Education Office of Postsecondary Education http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ope/iegps/index.html

The International Education Programs Service performs planning, policy development, and grant administration functions for the international education programs.
The International Education and Foreign Language Studies domestic programs are designed to strengthen the capability and performance of American education in foreign languages and in area and international studies. Overseas programs are intended to improve secondary and postsecondary teaching and research concerning other cultures and languages, training of specialists, and the American public's general understanding of the peoples of other countries.


Documents


Chair

Robin Kear (Co-Chair--2007 - 2009)
Reference/Instruction Librarian
University of Pittsburgh, Hillman Library
3960 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15260

Work: (412) 648-7728
Fax: (412) 648-7733
E-mail: rlk25@pitt.edu

Henry Stewart (Co-Chair--2007 - 2009)
Dean of University Libraries
Troy University Library
318 Wallace Hall
Troy, AL 36082

Work: (334) 670-3263
Fax: (334) 670-3694
E-mail: hstewart@troy.edu


Members

Dr. Sharon Bostick (Member--2006 - 2008)
University of Missouri


Julia Glynn (Member--2006 - 2008)
Kenyon College


David Hickey (Member--2006 - 2008)
University of Florida Gainsville


Arif Jamal (Member--2006 - 2008)
University of Pittsburgh


Marty Kesselman (Member--2006 - 2008)
Rutgers University


William Ssgrazzutti (Member--2006 - 2008)
University of Regina, Canada


Committee Roster (Full contact information requires log in).

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The purpose of the IRRT International Exchanges Committee is to collect information about library professionals and libraries worldwide seeking to establish study visits and exchange programs; to disseminate information to librarians about opportunities to enrich and broaden their career experience and the library profession by developing intercultural perspectives; to share educational and cultural interests, achievements, and developments in libraries and thus assist in the development of the profession and of friendly and peaceful relations with countries throughout the world.