Programs Committee Chair:­


  • Joann Eichenlaub (Pennsylvania College of Technology)
  • Ben Hoover (Bucknell University)
  • Tracy Powell (Susquehanna University)
  • Lindsay Sakmann (Albright College)
  • Ellen Shenk (State Library of Pennsylvania)
  • Josefine Smith (Shippensburg University)
  • Barb Syvertson (Administrative Assistant, retired from Messiah College)

Past Programs:

The Support Staff Committee merged with the Programs Committee in 2012. For past Support Staff programs, see the Support Staff Workshop Archives.

  • Fall Conference, October 27, 2017. Critical Thinking In an Era of Hyperbole.
  • Spring Conference, April 7, 2017. Misinformation, Fake News and Click Bait--What You Can Do.
  • Fall Conference, October 23, 2015. 50th Anniversary and Member Showcase featuring Access, Collaboration, Learning, Community, Preservation.
  • Spring Conference, April 16, 2015. People and Place: The Evolving Academic Library.
  • Fall Conference, October 10, 2014. The Library as Partner: Building Bridges & Collaborations with Staff, Campus and Community.
  • Spring Conference, April 11, 2014. Speaker: Bryan Alexander, Caught Between Two Waves: Teaching, Technology, and Libraries in 2014.
  • Fall Conference, October 4, 2013. Speaker: Megan Oakleaf, Academic Library Impact: Engaging Stakeholders, Building Partnerships, and Telling the Story.
  • Spring Conference, March 15, 2013. Speakers: Steven J. Bell, Unbundled and Rebooted: Alt-Librarians for Disrupted Higher Ed; Michael Gorman, Service and Stewardship in a Digital Age; and Stacey Aldrich, State Librarian.
  • Copyright Laws and Digital Issues: (April 30, 2010, Spring Conference, Holiday Inn, Grantville, PA) Keynote Speaker, Lolly Gasaway- Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor of Law, University of North Carolina School of Law