Welcome to ACLCP

ACLCP 2014 Fall Conference

The Library as Partner: Building Bridges & Collaborations
with Staff, Campus and Community

Friday, October 10, 2014
9:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Holiday Inn-Harrisburg
4751 Lindle Road, Harrisburg, PA 17111

Powering Progress: Building a Better Future with PA Forward

PA Forward provides the tools to create partnerships and develop programs to make libraries the campus centers of information, technology, and learning that will fuel opportunity and elevate the quality of life for students and staff.

Keynote Speaker: Mary Garm, Administrator, Lackawanna County Library System & Chair, PA Forward Steering Committee

Around the ACLCP:

Gettysburg College:
Partnerships and Collaboration for Library Success
Speakers: Mallory Jallas, Meggan Smith, Miranda Wisor

Lycoming College:
New Wheels on an Old Idea: Running a Bookmobile Service for a Small College Campus
Speakers: Melissa Correll, Lisa Barrett, Wilma Reeder

Messiah College:
Creating Magic in the Stacks
Speakers: Jonathan Lauer, Liz Kielley, Sharon Berger


  • 9:00 Registration and Refreshments
  • 9:30 Welcome
  • 9:45 Keynote Speaker, Mary Garm
  • 11:00 ACLCP Speakers
  • 12:00 Lunch and Business Meeting
  • 1:15 Special Interest Group (SIG) Meetings
  • 3:30 Adjournment

Registration Deadline: October 6, 2014.

Cost: $10.00 member / $50.00 non-member / $20.00 student/retiree

Please fill out the online registration form, make checks payable to ACLCP, and send payment to:

PA College of Technology
Nicole Staron, Madigan Library
1 College Avenue, DIF 69
Williamsport PA 17701

Please contact Susan Krall with any requests for dietary or physical accommodations.

No refunds after registration and payment are received.

For more information, see the ACLCP 2014 Fall Conference Flyer.

­Conference and Meeting Calendar

ACLCP Conferences

Executive Committee Meeting Dates

  • July 11, 2014: Meeting, Alvernia University
  • September 26, 2014: Conference Call
  • December 12, 2014: Meeting, Elizabethtown College
  • March 20, 2015: Conference Call
  • June 5, 2015: Visit. Site to be determined.

Executive Committee Members


Office Name
Chair (2014-2015) Maureen O'Brien Dermott, Dickinson College
Vice-Chair/Chair Elect (2014-2015) Elizabeth Young Miller, Elizabethtown College
Immediate Past Chair/Parliamentarian (2014-2015) Jennifer Clarke, Bucknell University
Treasurer Nicole Staron, Pennsylvania College of Technology
Secretary Sharon Neal, Alvernia University
Programs Co-Chairs Denise Shorey, York College of Pennsylvania, and Ben Hoover, Bucknell University
Networked Resources (ad hoc) Co-Chairs Eric Delozier, Penn State Harrisburg and Alan Mays, Penn State Harrisburg
PA Forward Representative (ad hoc) Michelle Foreman, Shippensburg
Administrative Assistant (non-voting) Barb Styvertson, Messiah College ­

Grant Opportunities

Did you know that permanent staff members of ACLCP institutions can apply for grants that provide financial support for research and publications, presentations, program design, and continuing education?

For more information, see the new ACLCP Grant Opportunities Web page and Grant Opportunities brochure (PDF document).

Executive Committee Meeting Minutes

Minutes of the recent E­xecutive Committee meetings are available for review:

August 13, 2013
September 20, 2013
January 24, 2014
July 11, 2014

Board of Directors Meeting Minutes

Minutes of the recent Board of Directors (formerly the Governing Board) meetings are available for review:

October 12, 2012
October 4, 2013

ACLCP is a proud sponsor of the PA Forward Initiative.

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