Intellectual Freedom Committee
Keeps abreast of statewide and national issues and challenges.
Gathers and disseminates information to the membership.
Serves as a clearinghouse and source of information for libraries seeking assistance.
Promotes intellectual freedom by actively contacting library and school officials where materials or procedures have been challenged, offering the assistance of the ILA membership.
Raises awareness and provides continuing education activities for the public and membership.
Works with ILA's Public Policy Committee in selecting the Intellectual Freedom Award winner.
Provides leadership and assistance in access and privacy for electronic information.
Committee membership is not more than ten personal members from diverse types of library settings. Members serve a two-year, staggered term. Chair is appointed by the vice president/president-elect of ILA for one year.
Suzanne Arist 2011-2013
Wilmette Public Library District
1242 Wilmette Ave.
Wilmette, IL 60091-2558
Marcie Shaffer 2012-2014
Bloomington Public Library
205 E. Olive St.
P.O. Box 3308
Bloomington, IL 61701
Anthony Auston 2011-2013
Molly Brumbaugh 2012-2013
Johanna Delaney 2011-2013
Amy Glass 2012-2014
Melissa Rice 2012-2014
Roger A. Ritzman 2011-2013
Louise Svehla 2012-2014
Alex Todd 2012-2014