New England Education and Curriculum Librarians

Purpose

  • To provide the first Northeast network for education and curriculum librarians who are serving academic teacher education programs. This network will improve communication and collaboration between specialized librarians in the region.
  • To organize bi-annual meetings of members from both public and private institutions on topics relevant to librarian support of Education programs (see examples below).
  • To develop and facilitate professional development opportunities for members.
  • To build collaborative relationships with other ACRL SIGs and Curriculum Collection Groups.

Events

Upcoming Programs

Friday, January 10th (Snow Day January 13th)

          "Fostering the Connection:  Local K-12 Schools and Education Librarians"

Questions? Contact Corinne Ebbs at cebbs@westfield.ma.edu OR Shana Chartier at s.chartier@SNHU.edu

Membership

Membership:  The Interest Group will consist of ACRL NEC members who have expressed an interest in curriculum materials as well as others involved in collections that support k-12 learning. Following the founding year, the Chair (or Co-Chairs), Secretary, and Treasurer will be appointed each spring from the membership. 

Leadership

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Corinne Ebbs, Co-chair

Head, Education Resources Center
Westfield State University
Joseph B. Ely Library
577 Western Ave.
Westfield, MA 01086

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Shana Chartier, Co-chair

Research and Learning Librarian
Southern New Hampshire University
Shapiro Library
2500 North River Road
Manchester, NH 03106

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Anne Jung-Mathews, Treasurer

Outreach Librarian
Plymouth State University
Lamson Library and Learning Commons
29 Highland St
Plymouth NH 03264

Cecilia Sirigos, Secretary



Looking to volunteer? Let us know as opportunities will arise! Please reach out to Corinne or Shana if you are interested in joining this group.