University Libraries -- DISBANDED 16 APRIL 2013

REPORTS to:

Provost

Charge:

The Council performs the following:  

  • Recommends policies, guidelines, services, and practices that assure the Sherrod Library and the College of Medicine Library collaborate effectively and efficiently to avoid unnecessary costs and duplication while also providing collections, resources, and services that are sufficient to support all the University’s educational, research, and public service programs
  • Represents users (student and faculty) and monitors the University’s effectiveness in supporting access and user privileges to adequate library collections and services and to other learning/information resources consistent with degrees the University offers.  
  • Develops and monitors ongoing documentation of the University’s compliance with requirements and standards for regional accreditation
  • Reviews and maintains an ongoing record of the appropriateness and sufficiency of library and learning resources and services that emerge from external assessments (i.e., specialized accreditation, academic audits, periodic program   reviews)
  • Reviews and maintains an ongoing record of   Library services that ETSU provides or receives through consortial or contractual agreements, including that with the Watauga Regional Library

Meetings and R eporting

The Council will conduct its business through a schedule of at least one meeting each in the fall and spring terms and other meetings as the occasion or membership may determine necessary.   It will provide an annual report of activities and recommendations at the conclusion of each fiscal year and will present the report to the Academic Council early in the Fall Semester.  

MEMBERSHIP STRUCTURE

NAME

LENGTH OF TERM

Executive Director, Office of

Planning and Analysis

Dr. William G. Kirkwood (Chair)

Indefinite

Dean of Libraries

Ms. Patricia Van Zandt

Indefinite

Director of Medical Library

Mr. Biddanda Ponnappa

Indefinite

Library Systems and Northeast Tennessee Library Network

Dr. Celia Szarejko  

Indefinite

Public Service Outreach Services (COM)

Mr. Richard L. Wallace

Indefinite

Representative from   the Office of E-leaning

Dr. Karen King

Indefinite

Representative from the Center for Academic Achievement

To be named 

Indefinite

Representative from the

Office of Research and Sponsored Programs

Dr. Bill Duncan

Indefinite

Two deans,

selected by the Deans’ Council

Dr. Rick Osborn, School of Continuing Education and Academic Outreach

2013

Dr. Nancy Scherer, College of Clinical & Rehabilitative Health Sciences

2015

2 faculty representatives from the College of Arts and Sciences, to be recommended by the Dean and confirmed by the Faculty Senate

Dr. Lindsey King, S ociology and Anthropology

2013

Dr. Frank Hagelberg, Physics and Astronomy

2014

2 faculty representatives from the Quillen College of Medicine, to be recommended   by the Dean and confirmed by the Faculty Senate

Dr. Jerry Mullersman, Pathology

2014

Dr. Antonio Rusinol, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

2013

1 faculty representative each from the Colleges of Business and Technology, Clinical and Rehabilitative Health Sciences, Education, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health, to be recommended by the respective Deans and confirmed by the Faculty Senate

Dr. Joel Ryman, Business and Technology

2015

Dr. Stacey Deshkulkarni, Clinical and Rehabilitative Health Sciences

2014

Ms. Terri Knight, Education

2013

Dr. Sally Blowers, Nursing

2015

Dr. Kathryn Creekmore, Pharmacy

2015

Dr. Hadii Mamudu, Public Health

2014

Two students (graduate and undergraduate), to be recommended by the SGA and Graduate and Professional Students Association respectively

Ms. Leah Tilson, SGA

2013

Ms. Kimberly Woodring, GPSA

2013

 

Updated 16 April 2013--Committee Disbanded