“The GBS Task Force recommends that ALA strengthen its leadership role in advocating for the public’s use of electronic content. We can begin by establishing at the ALA level a body charged with broad ongoing oversight of the publishing/media industry.”
Read full press release online: ALA Council has released a task force report on the Proposed Google Book Search (GBS) Settlement
Leah was appointed Executive Director of the Charleston Conference in 2017, and has served in various roles with the Charleston Information Group, LLC, since 2004. Prior to working for the conference, she was Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions for the College of Charleston for four years. She lives in a small town near Columbia, SC, with her husband and two kids where they raise a menagerie of farm animals.