Rights & Responsibilities
Standing committee. Three elected members with at least one year’s experience in Howard-Tilton Memorial Library. The Committee shall elect its own chair. The committee may add temporary members to assist with specific projects, in consultation with the Library Department vice-chair. Elected members shall serve two-year staggered terms.
- Serve the interests of the members of the Library Department by studying librarians’ benefits and making recommendations concerning issues such as salaries, leave time, travel funds, and professional development.
- Review the status within the University of the members of the Library Department.
- Update the Library Department Handbook as necessary and make the most recent version available online.
Shall report to the vice-chair/chair-elect on a regular basis. Shall send a written report to the department membership 5 business days before each scheduled department meeting.