Open call – ACRL Liaison to the American Political Science Association applications due July 15

The ACRL Council of Liaisons has announced a public call for individual liaison applications. An outstanding, influential, and energetic individual is needed to fulfill the role of a liaison to the American Political Science Association (APSA).

Formed in 1995, the ACRL Council of Liaisons carries out a program of in-depth liaison activities with targeted professional associations. The council works to demonstrate the value-added asset libraries and librarians are to the liaison organization’s goals and model effective partnerships between librarians and other professionals within the liaison organization. 

Effective partnerships are more important than ever. Today’s challenges are opportunities for creativity and collaboration. Please consider applying to become an ACRL liaison. Applications that indicate the supporting documentation requirements and additional information are available on the Council of Liaisons website at

Send completed applications by the July 15, 2010 deadline to Council of Liaisons 2010-2011 Chair, W. Bede Mitchell at and to ACRL Program Officer, Katie Coombes at

The Council of Liaisons will be meeting during the ALA Annual Conference on Sunday, June 27 from 1:30-3:30 p.m. in the Capital Hilton Hotel, Pan American Room.