Congratulations to John Adkins!
AALL Elects New Executive Board Member
We are proud to announce John W. Adkins, our Director, was recently elected to the Executive Board of the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL). His three-year term begins July 2014.
John has been an active AALL member since 1992. He served as an Annual Meeting Program Committee member and as an AALL San Diego Area Law Libraries chapter President and Vice President.
“Being elected to the AALL Board was a very happy surprise for me.” John says. “My reason for being a candidate was to establish real dialogue about our profession’s future.”
The American Association of Law Libraries was founded in 1906 to promote law libraries’ value to the legal and public communities; foster the law librarianship profession and provide leadership in the legal information field. With nearly 5,000 members, AALL represents law librarians and related professionals who are affiliated with law firms; law schools; corporate legal departments; courts; and local, state and federal government agencies.