Advocacy Committee


The Advocacy Committee is a standing committee of CAPAL with a mandate to advocate for the rights, professional autonomy and interests of academic librarians pertaining to academic librarianship and related causes; to research and develop informed opinions which may be used in communications with members and the public; and to work with the standing committees, CAPAL’s Board of Directors and external organizations in the promotion and advancement of issues and causes.


Mary Greenshields (Lethbridge)(Chair)
Leona Jacobs (Lethbridge)(on leave)
Eva Revitt (MacEwan)
Sarah Shaughnessy (Alberta)
John Wright (Calgary)

Please contact Mary Greenshields ( if you are interested in the work of the Advocacy Committee, if you have questions, or wish to become a member of the Committee.

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