Library Committee of University Senate


The functions of the Library Committee of University Senate are to advise the Dean and University Librarian about library policies and practices; to promote effective communication among library patrons (faculty, staff, and students), library staff, and University administrators; to disseminate information to the University community about new developments that affect use of library resources, services, and programs; and to report regularly to University Senate.


  • Five (5) faculty and staff members, at least one of whom shall be a member of University Senate
  • One (1) undergraduate student
  • One (1) graduate student
  • One (1) ex officio, non-voting members:
    • The Dean of University of Librarian

Current Members

Bryan Ashenbaum
Chair and Associate Professor, Management

Chun Liang
Professor, Biology

Mostafa Modir Rousta
Instructor, Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering

Gwendolyn Etter-Lewis
Professor, English

Nancy Parkinson
Clinical Faculty, Kinesiology and Health

Thaiesha (Thai) Wright
Graduate Student Representative, Chemistry

Annika Fowler
Undergraduate Student Representative
Senior, Political Science/Finance

Jerome Conley
Dean & University Librarian