ALVIN M. SCHRADER
SCHOOL OF LIBRARY AND INFORMATION STUDIES UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA



Professional Service

The 8Rs Research Team, Canadian Library Human Resource Study
     (for the Cultural Human Resources Council), 2005-2006

The 8Rs Steering Committee, Joint Initiative on Human Resources in the Canadian Heritage Institutions, 2002-2005

American Library Association
     Core Values Task Force, Member, 1999-2000

Association for Library and Information Science Education
     School Liaison Representative, 1990-1993, 1996-2009
     Membership Committee, Member, 1999-2001
     Nominating Committee, Member, 1999-2001
     Awards and Honors Coordinating Committee, Chair, 2005-2006
     Conference Program Planning Committee, Member, 2005-2006

Book and Periodical Council
     Member, Freedom of Expression Committee, 2012-

Canadian Association of Academic Librarians
     Census Advisory Working Group, Member, 2015-

Canadian Council of Information Studies
(formerly Canadian Council of Library Schools), 1996-2003
     Chair, 2002-2003

Canadian Library Association
     Library Research and Development Committee, 1983-1985
     Intellectual Freedom Advisory Committee, 1985-1986, 1993-1995
          Convenor, 1986-1988, 2009-2016
     Executive Council, Councillor-at-Large, 1996-1999
     Ad Hoc Task Force on CLA Internet Filtering Policy,
          Coordinator, 1997-1998
     Ad Hoc Task Force on CLA Internet Filtering Brochure,
          Coordinator, 1997-1998
     Executive Council, Vice-President / President / Past President,
          2006-2009
     President's Awards Review Committee, Chair, 2009
     "Statement on Intellectual Freedom and Libraries,"
          Lead, adopted by Executive Council, September 2015
     Intellectual Freedom Forum, "The Promise and the Peril of
          Intellectual Freedom in the 21st Century," Curator and
          Moderator, Ottawa, Ont., 1 June 2016

College and Research Libraries
     Referee, 2012-

Edmonton Pride Seniors Project
     Member, 2015-

Evidence Based Library and Information Practice
     Member, Editorial Advisory Team, 2009-

Ex Libris Association
     Ex Libris Association Newsletter, Regional Reporter for
          Prairies/Western Canada, 2009-
     Board, 2011-

Freedom to Read Week
     Media Contact, 2010-

Harrington Park Press
     LGBTQ Library and Information Resource Advisory Board, 2013-

International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions
     Committee on Freedom of Access to Information and
          Freedom of Expression, Country Member, 1998-2004
     Internet Manifesto Work Team, 2001-2002

International Information and Library Review
     Referee, 2012-

Library Association of Alberta
     Intellectual Freedom Group, 1983-1988, 1990-1991, 1993-1999
          Co-Chair 1992-1993
     Board of Directors, Director (elected), 1993-1995
     Board of Directors, Vice-President/President/
          Past President 1999-2001
     Alberta Library Conference '01 Planning Committee,
          Conference Committee Chair, 2000-2001

"LIS 592 Alvin M. Schrader Intellectual Freedom Prize,"
     Master of Library and Information Studies, School of Library and
     Information Studies, University of Alberta, 2015-

Michael Phair Scholarship, Faculty of Education, University of Alberta
     Adjudicator, 2014-

National Core Library Statistics Program Advisory Committee, National Library of Canada
     (representing the Canadian Council of Information Studies),
     1999-2003

Partnership: the Canadian Journal of Library and Information Practice and Research
     Referee, 2012-


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