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
- 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
Chair: Andrew Johnston