Meet the ACRL Presidents: Connie R. Dunlap

Connie R. DunlapOver the course of ACRL’s 75th anniversary celebration, we’ll highlight the association’s history by profiling our past presidents. Connie R. Dunlap served as ACRL President from 1976-1977.

1. Three words to describe your ACRL presidency:  Invigorating, educational, enjoyable.

2. What are you most proud of accomplishing during your presidential year and why? Establishing the BI Section, which grew to make an important contribution to the education of student (and faculty) library users, and expanding to develop special units for advanced graduate students.

3. Any advice for future ACRL presidents? Involve as many academic librarians in the activities of ACRL and ALA as possible.