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 (2017-18)
Brent Owens, chair
Cathy Levesque
John Eisele
Christopher Del Negro
Admasu Shiferaw
Rob Kaplan
*Maria Costa
*Ross Iaci
Claire Rosenfeld
Mihyeon Kim
Carl Friedrichs
Nicole Santiago
Carrie Cooper, Ex Officio
James Heller, Ex Officio
Rebecca Beasley, Ex Officio
*Connor Glendinning
*Alexandra Wingate
*Souvik Das Gupta
*Genevieve Brei

*indicates new member