High School to College Committee

Scope Statement:

The Western New York Library Resources Council High School to College Committee facilitates
collaboration, builds community and cultivates learning between p-12 schools libraries and
academic libraries.


  • Promote developmentally appropriate information literacy instruction and collections in line with the relevant education standards, pedagogical strategies, and best practices
    that promote accessible, inclusive, and intercultural learning environments.
  • Develop and promote a network for communication, collaboration, inter-campus visits and instruction among students, teachers, librarians, school library media specialists,
    and information professionals at P-12 and higher education institutions.
  • Strengthen ongoing communication and collaboration among stakeholders in the instruction of information literacy through professional training, education, workshops,
    and continuous dialog.
  • Support development and interest in critical thinking and information literacy through local programs, such as mentoring, internships, etc., to cultivate a diverse community of
    librarians, library staff and other information professionals.

Revised: October 2021

High School to College LibGuide

Chair: Andrew Johnston


Diversity in Collections Grant - sponsored by the High School to College Committee