TITLE: Academic and Special Librarian Division Chair
MISSION STATEMENT: To promote communication and cooperation among academic and special libraries in Montana and to provide continuing education for members of the division.
GOALS (from ASLD by-laws):
To promote communication among librarians employed in specialized, educational, research, or academic libraries in Montana.
To provide its membership with continuing education in developments which may be utilized by librarians. An annual Fall Retreat will be held, which will provide an opportunity for continuing education.
To promote a cooperative use of materials and facilities and the exchange of information among its membership.
All year long: Contribute to online platform with news from division
April: Attend annual MLA Conference
Send out on WIRED Significant Tidings presenters list and topics 2 weeks before conference
May: Senior Co-Chair reach out to incoming Junior Co-Chair
June: Attend annual summer Board Retreat
August: Continue with plans for Fall Retreat
September: Send out registration information for Fall Retreat
October: Host Fall Retreat
February: Send out call for proposals for Significant Tidings
March: Finalize presenters for Significant Tidings
HISTORY: Listing of past Division chairs: https://mtlib.org/ASLD-Past-Officers
Updated February 2023
September 27, 2002