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GLBTRT Web Committee Report - 2013 Annual

Recent Activities

  • Committee roster change: Lindsey Danis stepped down early from the committee. Replacing her is new committee member Jeremy Snell.
  • Committee member Boeree updated the LibraryThing account after the release of Stonewall book awards, the Rainbow book list, and the Over the Rainbow book list.
  • Committee member Vess worked with the ALA Help Desk regarding the on-going issue of the RSS tabs on the front page crashing the site. The problem was resolved, but has recently reappeared. The current culprit is a change to the Twitter API. ALA is awaiting a module update to address the problem
  • Committee member Isaak worked with the creator of the Religion and Spirituality Bibliography to streamline future updates to the webpage.
  • Committee member Freeman continues to administer GLBTRT blogs.
  • Committee member Perez continues to support the GLBTRT Newsletter Committee.
  • Committee member Boeree continues to supply content to our social media feeds.
  • Committee members Snell and Isaak continue to work on adding feature slides and navpods to the front page of the site.
  • Committee member Isaak added a page to highlight GLBT bookstores. The pages contain a map and a form for users to recommend additional entries.

Committee Roster

  • David Conners Isaak (Chair, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
  • David S. Vess (Past-Chairperson, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
  • Kate Boeree (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
  • John Mack McGowan Freeman (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
  • Jorge Perez (Member, February 22, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
  • Jeremy G. Snell (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)