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Science and Technology Section (STS): 2024 Elections

About STS

The Science and Technology Section of the Association of College and Research Libraries provides a forum through which librarians in scientific and technical subject fields can achieve and maintain awareness of the impact and range of information with which they work; and promotes improved accessibility to and active use of this information. For more information about STS, consult the section's history.

How to use this guide

STS Officers are elected through ALA/ACRL ballot and serve for the time periods listed below.  Under each officer is their duties and a calendar to help with scheduling activities throughout the year.  The two Members-at-Large have staggered terms, alternating election cycles.

  • STS Chair (1 year term then serves as Past-Chair)
  • STS Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect (1 year term then serves as STS Chair)
  • STS Past-Chair (1 year term)
  • STS Secretary (2 year term)
  • STS Publicity Officer (2 year term)
  • STS Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) Officer (2 year term)
  • STS Members-at-Large - 2 positions (2 year terms)

If you wish to run for STS Office, please contact the STS Nominating Committee.