Bob Beatty, American Association for State and Local History (AASLH)
Amy Lestition Burke, Special Libraries Association (SLA)
Rachel Chatalbash, Regional Archival Associations Consortium (RAAC)
Clara M. Chu, Association for Library and Information Science Education (ALISE)
Thomas F.R. Clareson, Foundation of the American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works (FAIC)
Mary Ellen K. Davis, Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL)
Victoria Garvin, Association of Children’s Museums (ACM)
Laurie Gemmill Arp, LYRASIS
Angela Goodrich (representing Susan Benton), Urban Libraries Council (ULC)
Wendy Hancock, Association of Science-Technology Centers (ASTC)
Jason B. Jones, Western Museums Association (WMA)
Barb Macikas, Public Library Association (PLA)
Donna McCrea, Society of American Archivists (SAA)
Nancy McGovern, Digital Preservation Management Workshops (DPM)
Mark A. Puente, Association of Research Libraries (ARL)
Cal Shepard, Chief Officers of State Library Agencies (COSLA)
Katherine Skinner, Educopia Institute
Sharon Streams, OCLC WebJunction
Paula MacKinnon, Califa
Jennifer Thomas, Virginia Association of Museums (VAM)
Matthew B. Veatch, Council of State Archivists (CoSA)
Beth Yoke, Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

**Note: In addition to the above-named current participants, the Coalition would like to express our gratitude to a number of other participants who helped launch this effort: Greg Stevens (Founding representative for American Alliance of Museums); Robin Dale (Founding representative for LYRASIS); Kathleen Roe (Founding representative for Society of American Archivists); and Linda Crowe (Founding representative for Califa). 

Additional organizations participating in Coalition-inspired projects:

  • Academy of Certified Archivists
  • ALA/SAA/AAM Committee on Archives, Libraries, and Museums (CALM)
  • American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works
  • Association for Information Science and Technology
  • Association for Library Collections and Technical Services
  • Association of Academic Museums and Galleries
  • Association of Midwest Museums
  • Association of Southeastern Research Libraries
  • Infopeople
  • Internet Archive
  • Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives
  • Library Information Technology Association
  • Martha Kyrillidou and Associates
  • Midwest Archives Conference
  • Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference
  • National Association of Government Archives and Records Administrators
  • New England Museum Association
  • New Jersey State Library
  • New Media Consortium
  • North American Serials Interest Group (NASIG)
  • Northeast Document Conservation Center
  • Public Knowledge Project (PKP) School
  • Southeastern Museum Conference

Please note: If you would like to get involved in a volunteer capacity to support the work of the Coalition, please email us at coalitiontoadvancelearning(at)