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Committees and Interest Groups

Committee/Group Contact Resources
African Law Interest Group Victor Essien, Chair (2014-16) African and Asian Regional Organizations, 2014
Asian Law Interest Group Evelyn Ma, Chair (2013-15)

Asian Law Serials in IFLP; African and Asian Regional Organizations; ASEAN Bibliography, 2014
Customary and Religious Law Interest Group  Susan Gualtier, Chair (2014-16)  
Executive Committee Teresa Miguel-Stearns, Chair (2014-15)

 Bylaws and Officers
European Law Interest Group Lucie Olejnikova, Chair (2013-15)  
Education Committee Lucie Olejnikova, Co-Chair (2014-15)

Dennis Sears, Co-Chair
Articles for Considering a Career in FCIL Law Librarianship
Electronic Research Interest Group Jennifer Allison, Chair (2013-15) Powerpoint Presentation from Interest Group Meeting in San Antonio

"Blogs and Scholarly Communication" and "Blog Aggregators and Feeds," 2006
FCIL Schaffer Grant for Foreign Law Librarians - Selection Committee Sherry Leysen, Chair (2014-16) Grant Information
FCIL Schaffer Grant for Foreign Law Librarians - Fundraising Committee Sarah Ryan, Chair (2014-16)

Fundraising Information: Past Winners
Foreign Selectors Interest Group Dan Wade, Chair (2013-15) Foreign Law Selectors: Sample Collection Profiles
Indigenous Peoples Law Interest Group Joan Policastri, Chair (2013-15) Electronic Resources Guide and Program Handout and Blog from AALL Denver, 2010; Wiki, 2014
Internships and International Exchanges Committee Marty Witt, Chair (2014-16) Internships & Exchanges website
Latin American Law Interest Group Julienne Grant, Chair (2013-15) Latin American Journals & Serials Database; Guide to Legal Research in Mexico
Nominating Committee Jim Hart, Chair (2013-15)  
Newsletter Deborah Schander, Editor (2015-17)

Carmen Valero, Copy Editor

FCIL-SIS Newsletter
Publicity Committee Loren Turner (2013-15) and Neel Agrawal (2013-15), Co-Chairs DipLawMatic Dialogues - FCIL-SIS Blog
Roman Law Interest Group Marylin Raisch, Chair (2014-16)

Strategic Planning Committee

Thomas Mills, Chair (2014-16) Strategic Plans

Teaching Foreign & International Legal Research Interest Group  Alison Shea, Chair (2013-15) FCIL Syllabi and Course Materials database
Website Committee

Alison Shea, Chair (2013-15)

FCIL-SIS Website


Task Forces

Task Force

Contact Members

Bylaws Task Force

David McFadden, Chair

Kristina Alayan, Kenton Brice, Jason Blevins
F/I Portal Exploration

Jim Hart, Chair

Alex Zhang

Summit 2016 Chicago

Thomas Mills, Chair

Luis Acosta, Susan Gualtier, Steven Thorpe, Kelly Vinopal