University Library Committee

(Formerly Library Policy Advisory Committee)

The Committee advises the President, Provost and Faculty Assembly on policy matters pertaining to libraries, consistent with the standards of appropriate accrediting agencies. It collaborates with the Dean of University Libraries and other library directors to enhance the mission of the university. It will communicate with the broader faculty community on matters related to the campus libraries collections, services and facilities and will develop an awareness of trends and issues in academic libraries.

  • Committee is appointed
  • Term: 3 years (faculty), 1 year (students)
  • Advisory:  Faculty Assembly
  • Chair:  Appointed by the Provost
Membership (2016-17)
Brent Owens, chair
*Cathy Levesque
*John Eisele
*Christopher Del Negro
Admasu Shiferaw
*Rob Kaplan
*Meredith Kier
Alan Braddock
Claire Rosenfeld
Carl Friedrichs
*Nicole Santiago
Carrie Cooper, Ex Officio
Charlotte Brown, Ex Officio
James Heller, Ex Officio
Carol Coughlin, Ex Officio
Rebecca Beasley, Ex Officio
*Jacob Hopkins
*Songtao Chai
*Kayla Meyers
*Juliet Downie

*indicates new member