TYPE C: INSTITUTIONAL POLICY OR GOVERNANCE
C-7 University of Texas Libraries Committee
Chair: Loriene Roy Chair Elect: Clay Spinuzzi Minutes (PDF):
To be posted following meetings, if appropriate.Member E-mail Address Book (comma delimited)
The first meeting will be in MAI 212 at 2:15 p.m. on Monday, September 8, 2014.
October 6 at 2:30 - 3:30 PM, location: Benson Latin American Collection Library
November 2 at 2:30 - 3:30 PM, location: Fine Arts Library
December 3 at 2:30 - 3:30 pm, location: TBD
Member E-mail Address Book (semi-colon delimited)
Committee's annual reports from previous years:
FUNCTION: To become well informed concerning the functions of the University of Texas Libraries, including the branch libraries. To advise in development of policies and procedures; to advise the librarian, the Faculty Council and the president concerning the direction and growth of the University of Texas Libraries; to advise the president in the event it becomes necessary to appoint a new librarian.
COMPOSITION: Eight voting members of the General Faculty for three-year staggered terms, three staff members for two-year staggered terms, and seven students. Staff members shall be appointed by the President from a panel of names submitted by the Staff Council and shall include two research staff representatives. Two students shall be appointed by the President from a panel of names submitted by Student Government, three from a panel submitted by the Senate of College Councils, and two from a panel submitted by the Graduate Student Assembly. In addition, every year the Chair of the Faculty Council shall appoint two voting faculty members of the Faculty Council for one-year terms. Each year, the committee shall elect its own Chair and Vice Chair who shall be voting faculty members of the committee. The Director of the University of Texas Libraries shall serve as administrative advisor without vote. Heads of other administrative units on campus that include library programs and services shall be invited to provide comment and information as the need arises.
Members, 2014-15: Bittner, George 2014-2017 professor, neurobiology Clement, Tanya Elizabeth 2014-2017 assistant professor, information Fahrenthold, Eric P. 2013-2016 professor, mechanical engineering Hunt, Warren A. 2014-2017 professor, computer science Kumar, Shanti 2013-2015 associate professor, radio-television-film Leoshko, Janice 2013-2016 associate professor, art and art history Roy, Loriene 2012-2015 professor, information Spinuzzi, Clay 2013-2016 associate profesor, rhetoric and writing
Faculty Council Appointees: Kornhaber, Donna M. 2014-2015 assistant professor, English Wilkins, Karin G. 2014-2015 professor, radio-television-film
Three Staff: Bitzel, Alanna 2013-2015 academic counselor, intercollegiate athletics Montroy, Kim 2013-2015 help desk specialist, ITS
Seven Students: Driscoll, Hailey W. 2014-2015 Senate of College Councils representative Flores, Melissa 2014-2015 Senate of College Councils representative Regan, Hillary R. 2014-2015 Senate of College Councils representative TBD 2014-2015 Graduate Student Assembly representative TBD 2014-2015 Graduate Student Assembly representative Crossley, Logan 2014-2015 Student Government representative TBD 2014-2015 Student Government representative
Administrative Advisor: TBD ex officio
vice provost and director, University of Texas Libraries