23 July 2015

New Committee on Standards members announced

By Claire McGuire

Following the call for nominations earlier this year, the IFLA Professional Committee is pleased to announce the appointment of the new members of the Committee on Standards for the term August 2015 – 2017:

  1. Jan Richards, Chair of the Committee.
  2. Abraham Azubuike (2nd term).
  3. Diane Beattie.
  4. Christie Koontz.
  5. Paola Manoni.
  6. Dianne Oberg.
  7. Miriam Säfstrom.
  8. Ulrike Junger from the German National Library as representative for the Conference of Directors of National Libraries (CDNL).

The Professional Committee was pleased that these members represent a wide geographic and library sector spread.

A Governing Board member will be identified from the incoming Governing Board members in August to act as liaison to the Professional Committee.

Due to the timing of the revision of the terms of reference for this Committee, these appointments were exceptionally made by by the Professional Committee and will be endorsed by the Governing Board at its meeting in August.

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