Awareness & Advocacy Advisory Committee

Purpose

The Awareness & Advocacy Advisory Committee provides a forum for the discussion of advocacy, exchange of information, and advancement of advocacy efforts relevant to all types of libraries in the South Central Regional Library Council region.

 

Role

  1. Monitor regional, statewide, and national legislation and advocacy issues affecting or potentially affecting the SCRLC membership.
  2. Examine social justice issues as relating to libraries.
  3. Educate and inform the SCRLC membership on issues of importance to regional libraries and their stakeholders.
  4. Develop and recommend annual advocacy activities.
  5. Measure the effectiveness of advocacy efforts and campaigns.
  6. Serve as advisors to the Board of Trustees and staff on matters of awareness, advocacy, and social justice in the South Central Regional Library Council region.

2020-2021 Activities

  • Update the awareness & advocacy plan.
  • Collaborate with regional library systems to hold a virtual legislative event(s).
  • Participate in and report back on NYLA's Advocacy Day.
  • Update the Awareness & Advocacy LibGuides.
  • Offer additional advocacy training as needed.
  • Contribute to the Plan of Service.

 

Members

Institution

 Term

 Email

 Nancy Abashian Binghamton University 2017 abashian@binghamton.edu
 Steve Bachman Four County Library System 2016 sbachman@4cls.org
 Sarah Glogowski Finger Lakes Library System 2016 sglogowski@flls.org
 Brian Hildreth, Chair Southern Tier Library System 2014 CommunityLibraryPartner@stls.org
 Mechele Romanchock NYS College of Ceramics @ Alfred 2017 romanchockm@alfred.edu
 Mikki Smith Corning Museum of Glass 2018 smithdm@cmog.org
 Nicole Waskie-Laura Broome-Tioga School Library System 2017 nwaskiel@btboces.org
       
 Danna Harris, ex officio SCRLC   dharris@scrlc.org
 Mary-Carol Lindbloom, ex officio SCRLC   mclindbloom@scrlc.org
 Jessica Philippe, ex officio SCRLC   jphilippe@scrlc.org


 

Meeting Minutes

2020

 
October 14 Minutes
September 28 Minutes
   

2019

 
January 31 Minutes

 

 

2018

 
December 10 Minutes
May 10 Minutes
February 1 Minutes
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