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Science and Technology Section (STS): About Our Officers

This is a guide for current and potential offers in the Science and Technology (STS) Section of ACRL


1. Serves as an officer of the section and assists in advancing the goals and objectives of the section and ACRL.

2. Serves as a member of the Executive Committee; attends meetings of the Committee at Annual and Midwinter Conferences.

3. Chairs the Nominating Committee beginning in the year of their term as past-chair.

4. In coordination with Chair, reports ACRL Leadership information and activities to STS Executive Committee and STS Council.

5. Submits the ACRL Plan for Excellence Report in the July immediately following their term as Chair.

6. Other tasks according to the section Governance Procedures or as assigned by the section Executive Committee.


Month Responsibilities
July 1 Begin term of office, including transition of Chair responsibilities to incoming Chair.
July-August Submission of STS Strategic Plan report.
Fall Begin process of identifying Nomination committee members, in coordination with Vice Chair/Chair-Elect
Spring Begin Nomination Committee work