Iowa Chapter of the Association of College and Research Libraries (Iowa ACRL)

Iowa ACRL Website

Officer Election

Current Iowa ACRL Awards

ILA-ACRL/IPAL 2018 Conference
ILA-ACRL/IPAL 2018 conference will be held May 31st-June 1st at Drake University. The theme is Coming Together, and our keynote speaker will be Loretta Parham, CEO & Library Director of the Robert W. Woodruff Library of the Atlanta University Center, Inc., and 2017 ACRL Academic/Research Librarian of the Year.  Additionai conference information will be posted to the Iowa ACRL website.


  • To represent the common interests of libraries and library staff in higher education and independent research facilities
  • To enhance library service, user education, and staff development in college and research libraries


  • Sponsor programs at the ILA Annual Conference
  • Conduct special conferences and workshops on topics relevant to the membership
  • Publish a newsletter

Who would benefit from membership?

  • Anyone with an interest in college and research libraries
  • Staff of college and research libraries

2018 Subdivision Officers

Jennifer Sterling

Julia Dicknson Salting
Vice President / President Elect

Beth McMahon

Past President

Kristy Raine

Becky Canovan
At Large Board Member

Kate Kitchens
At Large Board Member

        Cara Stone
        Executive Board Liaison

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