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Scholarly Communication Committee ( -2012)

The Scholarly Communication Committee was dissolved in 2012.


The Scholarly Communication Committee will have a two-pronged focus:  develop and implement an appropriate, coordinated plan to inform and educate library staff; and recommend appropriate approaches for engaging the campus community in the policy and practice issues that surround the process of scholarly communication.  The Committee should focus on services and programs to maximize the dissemination and impact of the University’s scholarship and ensure cost-effective access to the scholarship of others, including:


  • Scholarly Communications and Special Initiatives Librarian
  • Digital Repository Resident
  • Acquisitions Coordinator
  • Up to five (5) volunteers from the Liaison Council who represent diverse schools and colleges


Selected by Committee members.

Term of Membership: 

Two-year staggered terms, with staff rotating off each year on February 2.  Members may be reappointed. 


Monthly or as needed at the call of the Chair.  Other members of the staff may be asked to join meetings when their specialized knowledge is needed.

Information Sharing: 

Maintain brief minutes of each meeting and publish them on LibWire.  Provide additional information to the Director of Libraries as requested.


Last Edited: 1 February 2013