Purpose of Communications Committee: 

To improve communication regarding library news, resources, events, and publications via the OLA Hotline (issued monthly) and the Oregon Library Association Quarterly Journal (issued 4 times per year).

 

The Communications Committee has the following duties:

  • Solicit news from OLA Board and units in order to provide timely ways to communicate with members concerning OLA activities and to report OLA's official actions.
  • Report news of Oregon librarians, library staff members, and library activities.
  • Report local, regional, and national news that affects the Oregon library community, including legislative actions.
  • Present information on significant materials of local and regional interest.
  • Committee Chair will serve as ex officio member of the Publications Committee.
  • Edit material according to criteria developed.
  • Forward material to Web Member Manager for web posting.

Committee Members:

Sara Q. Thompson, Deschutes Public Library, (email) - Co-chair
Charles Wood, Aloha Community Library, (email) - Co-chair, OLA Quarterly Coordinator/Editor

Sarah Imholt (email
) - OLA Hotline, Editor
Jane Scheppke, Crook County Library (email) - OLA Quarterly Editor
Lynne Stahl, Multnomah County Library (email) - OLA Quarterly Editor
Jenn Weston, Pioneer Pacific College (email) - OLA Quarterly Editor
Sara Bystrom, Pacific Northwest College of Art (email) -  OLA Calendar Coordinator

 

See the latest issue of the OLA Hotline, click here for archives before March 1, 2008.