Education

Charge | Members | Meetings | Timelines | Workshops | Resources

Welcome to the CINF Education Committee Web Page!

The primary objective of the committee is to provide educational outreach to chemical information users, of all degrees of experience, in all venues. To this aim we are continuously developing and sponsoring resources for chemical information instruction and training, including:

Thank you to all past and present committee members and consultants who continue these successful contributions. If you are interested in joining the committee, please contact us and join our next meeting.

 

Charge (top)

(from the CINF Procedures Manual, 3.2.8 Education Committee)

Term of Office and Composition

The Committee Chair is appointed by the Division Chair for a term of three years. Other members are appointed by the Committee Chair for three-year terms with the approval of the Division Chair. The Committee Chair may previously have served on the Committee. Members should include representatives from a wide range of chemical information areas, such as chemistry faculty, academic librarians, industrial information specialists, government information specialists, and database producers and vendors.

Objectives

To provide educational outreach to chemical information users, of all degrees of experience.

Key Responsibilities

  • Produce and distribute chemical searching training modules.
  • Organize workshops or tutorials of an educational nature at national or regional ACS meetings.
  • Provide a liaison relationship with information producers and vendors. Help chemical information instructors (in academia, industry, government, etc.) increase the quantity and quality of information instruction.
  • Plan and present a chemical information session at one national ACS meeting a year. The format and content of said session to vary with location and resources.

 

The Committee (top)

Member Function Tenure
Grace Baysinger
graceb AT stanford.edu
Chair 2013-2015
Chuck Huber
huber AT library.ucsb.edu
Member 2013-2015
Christina Keil
Christina.keil AT pfizer.com
Member 2012-2014
Ye Li
liye AT umich.edu
Member 2012-2014
Marion Peters
mpeters AT chem.ucla.edu
Member 2012-2014
Teri Vogel
tmvogel AT ucsd.edu
Member 2013-2015
Donna Wrublewski, Ph.D.
dtwrublewski AT library.caltech.edu
Member 2012-2014

 

Meetings (top)

(view agendas, minutes, reports in specific 'Symposia Information' pages)

Date Time Event Location Docs
3/15/2014 1:00PM - 3:00PM ACS National Meeting #247
Dallas, TX
Arts District 4
Omni Dallas Hotel
Minutes
9/7/2013 1:00PM - 3:00PM ACS National Meeting #246
Indianapolis, IN
Indiana Convention Center
ICC 111
 
4/6/2013 2:00PM - 4:00PM ACS National Meeting #245
New Orleans, LA

Morial Convention Center
MCC 229

 
8/18/2012 1:00PM - 3:00PM ACS National Meeting #244
Philadelphia, PA
Pennsylvania Convention Center
Room 118A
 
3/24/2012 1:00PM - 3:00PM ACS National Meeting #243
San Diego, CO
San Diego Convention Center
Room 27A
 
8/27/2011 1:00PM - 3:00PM ACS National Meeting #242
Denver, CO
Colorado Convention Center
Room 706
 
3/26/2011 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM ACS National Meeting #241
Anaheim, CA
Anaheim Convention Center
Room 203 B
 
8/21/2010 9:00AM - 12:00PM ACS National Meeting #240
Boston, MA
BCEC 157 A  
3/20/2010 9:00AM - 12:00PM ACS National Meeting #239
San Francisco, CA
Moscone Center
220 East
 
8/15/2009 9:00AM - 12:00PM ACS National Meeting #238
Washington, DC
Walter E. Washington Convention Center
208 A
 
3/21/2009 9:00AM - 12:00PM ACS National Meeting #237
Salt Lake City, UT
Salt Palace Convention Center
150E
 
8/16/2008 9:00AM - 12:00PM ACS National Meeting #236
Philadelphia, PA
Sofitel Hotel  
4/5/2008 9:00AM - 12:00PM ACS National Meeting #235
New Orleans, LA
Minutes (Word document)
Marriott Convention Center
Natchez
 
8/18/2007 9:00AM - 12:00PM ACS National Meeting #234
Boston, MA
Minutes (Word document)
Boston Convention and Exhibition Center
BCEC 104A
 
3/24/2007 9:00AM - 12:00PM ACS National Meeting #233
Chicago, IL
Minutes (Word document)
McCormick Place
E263
 
9/9/2006 10:00AM - 12:00PM ACS National Meeting #232
San Francisco, CA
Minutes (Word document)
Moscone Convention Center
200
 
3/25/2006 9:30AM - 11:30AM ACS National Meeting #231
Atlanta, GA
Minutes (Word document)
Georgia Congress Center
Bldg B 304
 
8/27/2005 9:30AM - 11:30AM ACS National Meeting #230
Washington, DC
Convention Center
304
 
3/12/2005 9:30AM - 11:30AM ACS National Meeting #229
San Diego, CA
San Diego Convention Center
18
 
8/23/2004 9:30AM - 12:00PM ACS National Meeting #228
Philadelphia, PA
Philadelphia Convention Center
102A
 
3/27/2004 8:30AM - 12:00PM ACS National Meeting #227
Anaheim, CA
Anaheim Conv Ctr
201A
 
9/6/2003 8:30AM - 12:00PM ACS National Meeting #226
New York, NY
Jacob K. Javits Conv Ctr
1E10
 
3/22/2003 8:30AM - 12:00PM ACS National Meeting #225
New Orleans, LA
Ernest Morial Convention Center
287
 
8/17/2002 8:30AM - 12:00PM ACS National Meeting #224
Boston, MA
Hynes Convention Center
103
 
4/6/2002 8:30AM - 12:00PM ACS National Meeting #223
Orlando, FL
Embassy Suites Hotel
Seminole
 
8/25/2001 8:30AM - 12:00PM ACS National Meeting #222
Chicago, IL
McCormick Place Convention Center,
403B -- South
 
3/31/2001 8:30AM - 12:00PM ACS National Meeting #221
San Diego, CA
San Diego Convention Center
10
 
8/19/2000 8:30AM - 12:00PM ACS National Meeting #220
Washington, DC
Grand Hyatt
Arlington
 
3/25/2000 8:30AM - 12:00PM ACS National Meeting #219
San Francisco, CA
Argent
Board
 
8/21/1999 8:30AM - 12:00PM ACS National Meeting #218
New Orleans, LA
Monteleone Hotel
Queen Anne Ballroom
 
3/20/1999 8:30AM - 12:00PM ACS National Meeting #217
Anaheim, CA
Marriott Hotel
Rm A16/17
 
8/22/1998 8:30AM - 12:00PM ACS National Meeting #216
Boston, MA
Cape Cod  

 

Timeline for Procedures (top)

Due Date Event Due from Due to Deadline set by
February 1 Deadline for receipt of applications, Lucille Wert Scholarship Award - in the year the award is to be made ACS Members & CINF Awards Committee?   CINF
Late July or Early August; every 2 years Teaching Chemical Information Workshop (at BCCE) CINF Education Chair ACS Members ACS Division of Chemical Education
Sunday of Fall ACS Meeting (usually late August) Teaching Chemical Information Workshop (at Fall ACS Meeting) CINF Education Chair ACS Members CINF

 

Workshops (top)

 

Resources (top)

 

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