Senate Committee on Libraries

The Senate Committee on Libraries advises the University Librarian on matters relating to the operation of the Libraries and acts as the liaison between the Libraries and academic units and programs.

The committee meets monthly, September through to May.

Click here for the Committee's Terms of Reference

Annual Reports
2018-2019
2017-2018
2016-2017
2015-2016

Membership and Composition  

  Name                                Faculty or Department       Composition

Simon Devereaux (Chair)
(term ends June 30, 2022)

Humanities 12 faculty members representing the faculties and divisions (at least 2 of whom shall be members of Senate*)
(voting)
Elena Pnevmonidou
(term ends June 30, 2022)
 Gradudate Studies
Richard Marcy*
(term ends June 30, 2021)
Human and Social Development
Sylvia Pantaleo
(term ends June 30, 2020)
Education
Richard Rush
(term ends June 30, 2022)
Continuing Studies
Peter Driessen
(term ends June 30, 2021)
Engineering
Kirk McNally
(term ends June 20, 2020)
Fine Arts
TBD
Social Sciences
Hao Zhang
(term ends June 30, 2020)
Peter B. Gustavson School of Business
Robert Howell
(term ends June 30, 2020)
Law
TBD
Medical Sciences
Louise Page
(term ends June 30, 2020)
Science
Natalia Karpovskaia
(term ends June 30, 2020)
Student Senator  2 students, including 1 undergraduate student and 1 graduate student, at least 1 of whom must be a student member of Senate
(voting)
Myles Maillet
(term ends June 30, 2020)
GSS Student representative
Andrew Rowe
(term ends June 30, 2021)
Director, Institute for Integrated Energy Systems 1 Research Centre Director, selected by the Council of Centre Directors
(voting)
Pia Russell
(term ends June 30, 2020)
Libraries, Reference Services

1 Librarian selected by Faculty Association Librarian's Committee
(voting)

Hélène Cazes Humanities President or nominee
(ex-officio, voting)
Jonathan Bengtson  University Librarian
(ex-officio, voting)
Wency Lum  Chief Information Officer
(ex-officio, voting)
Lisa Goddard 3 Associate University Librarians
(ex-officio, voting)
Lisa Petrachenko
TBD
Sheila Cresswell University Librarian's Office Secretary