PurposeWebsite Content Committee

To monitor the timeliness, relevance, and overall quality of the content on the VLA website (vla.org).
To promote both contribution to and use of the website to all VLA members and others who may have an interest in that content.

About the Website Content Committee


  1. To coordinate with and support efforts of the Executive Director in maintaining the VLA website for easy access and use by the membership.
  2. To mentor VLA members interested in digital publication and to encourage VLA members to publish articles relevant to issues in librarianship.
  3. To encourage committee and forum members to develop stories of interest to their own committee and forum members, to VLA members, and to the general population.
  4. To assess the website’s usability and user needs periodically through an association-wide survey and conference sessions.
  5. To update the VLA.org style manual as needed and make printed copies available to Council members upon request
Notes on Positions 
  1. Chair: The Chair will attend Council meetings, set the agenda for the year, and preside over all committee meetings.
  2. Vice-Chair: The Vice-Chair will serve as secretary for all committee business, as well as support the chair. The Vice-Chair will preside over meetings and attend Council meetings in the absence of the Chair.
  3. Past-Chair: The Past-Chair must remain available for a year in an advisory capacity to the current Chair, but is not required to take part in committee business or duties.