YALSA Liaison to ALA Groups
YALSA is seeking a member to serve as liaison to ALA groups for the 2021 - 2022 year. This person's role will be to strengthen ties between YALSA and ALA by sharing information between groups and representing YALSA's interests to ALA. This position would liaise with the following ALA groups both virtually and in person at ALA's Midwinter and Annual Conference:

• ASCLA Accessibility Assembly
• Conference Program Coordinating Team
• Freedom to Read Foundation
• Intellectual Freedom Committee
• Legislation Assembly
• Literacy Assembly
• Professional Ethics Committee
• Website Advisory Committee

If there's financial need, up to $1,000 in funds total can be provided to the liaison to defray the cost of attending two of ALA's signature Meetings. For more information about the Liaison position, read this YALSA Board document. To be considered for this opportunity, submit this application by no later than March 1, 2021. The term of this appointment is from July 1, 2021 through June 30, 2022.
  • Application Questions

  • Statement of Understanding