Circulation/Access Services Committee

Community of Practice: Technology

Charge: To share and promote circulation and access services best practices and innovation, facilitate communication between practitioners, and advocate for the interests of circulation and access services managers.


Kerry Ward (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2022)

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Our Work


  • Develop Annual Conference Program on a topic related to circulation/access services: Complete and submit program proposal, identify presenters, coordinate program logistics, and host the program at the ALA Annual Conference
  • Develop occasional LLAMA webinars on topics related to circulation/access services: Complete webinar proposal, identify presenters, and coordinate webinar logistics

Expected Time Commitment:

  • Approximately 12 hours per year for virtual meetings, program development and coordination, and meeting and program attendance at the ALA Annual Conference

Desired skills, knowledge, and experience:

  • Experience and/or familiarity with circulation and access services trends, procedures, and issues
  • Some program planning experience preferred, but not required

Staff Contact and roles:

  • Kerry Ward,, 800-5454-2433, ext. 5036. Overall management, committee charges/appointments, budget requests, etc.
  • Fred Reuland,, 800-545-2433, ext. 5032. Webinar production, program planning and scheduling, conference support, etc.

Resources available:

  • Virtual meeting support
  • Community leaders
  • ALA Connect