Nominations Sought for ACRL Board of Directors

“When nothing is sure, everything is possible”  – Margaret Drabble

Higher education is experiencing unprecedented change, providing academic libraries with tremendous opportunities to define new roles related to learning, teaching and research. ACRL is dedicated to enhancing the ability of library and information professionals to dream big and shape our new future. Be a part of shaping that future. The ACRL Leadership Recruitment and Nominations Committee encourages members to nominate themselves or others to run for the position of ACRL vice-president/president-elect, director-at-large, and councilor in the 2013 elections.

Once nominated, individuals will need to submit a two-page curriculum vita or resume (if self-nominating, you may include these materials with your nomination). The Leadership Recruitment and Nominations Committee will request statements of interest from selected individuals prior to developing a slate of candidates.

To nominate an individual or to self-nominate, send the nominee’s name and institution to: Theresa S. Byrd, University of San Diego; Phone: (619) 260-7522; email: The deadline for nominations is November 15, 2011.

More information about the ACRL Board of Directors is available on the ACRL website.