ACRL EBSS Celebrates 50th Anniversary

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EBSS logoACRL’s Education and Behavioral Sciences Section (EBSS)  is celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2018!  Boasting around one thousand active members, EBSS is proud to mark this milestone with a “Good As Gold Celebration” during the ALA Annual Conference in New Orleans from 6:00 – 8:00 pm on Friday, June 22, 2018, at the Red Fish Grill, 115 Bourbon Street. The event will include presentation of awards, a display of EBSS memorabilia, and good food and conversation! To register, visit the Good As Gold ACRL EBSS 50th Anniversary Celebration web page. Registration ends June 1, 2018.

The EBSS 50th Anniversary Committee is currently seeking digital/scanned EBSS memorabilia from years past to be displayed at the “Good as Gold Celebration.” If you have memorabilia to share, please contact Co-Chairs Scott Collard ( or Nancy O’Brien (

EBSS would like to thank APA Style Central and Sage Publishing for generously co-sponsoring the celebration.

EBSS is the preeminent professional organization for librarians working in education, psychology, communications, and social work. EBSS members are responsible for providing the materials and services that allow research, teaching, and scholarship in the social sciences to thrive at universities across the United States and Canada.

EBSS 50th Anniversary Committee

Scott Collard and Nancy O’Brien (Co-Chairs)
Melissa Beuoy
Joyce Garczynski
Raquel Horlick
Connie Phelps
Ericka Raber