Library Committees

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Disability Services

S. Martin, Chair
S. Grimes-Troutt, G. Nowell, D. Walker, D. Leach
  • Review current Library and NSU accessibility provisions
  • Recommend alterations and improvements to Library provisions
  • Plan training on accessible software/hardware and sensitivity to patron needs
  • Monitor effectiveness of Library accessibility programs

Disaster Planning/Emergency Recovery

B. McLain, Chair
B. Bradford, G. Nowell, D. Graham.
  • Create and update the library’s disaster preparedness plan.
  • Communicate with Campus Safety office in developing and maintaining the plan.

Earth Day

S. Threatt, chair
P. Louderback, B. Smith, E. Hamilton
  • Plans NSU Libraries Earth Day participation and observances on all campuses.
  • Proposes ways to make NSU Libraries more environmentally-friendly.

Entertainment and Care

J. Rogers, Chair
A. Stoddard, S. Grimes-Troutt, S. Whittle, B. Bradford
  • Plans and produces staff celebrations such as birthdays, anniversaries, pot luck, holiday observances.
  • Assists Library Administrative Office staff with other events such as welcomes, retirements, etc.

Library Communications

A. Chappelle - Chair
S. Clifford, S. Whittle, E. Argyropoulos, C. Cobb, M. Hanrahan
  • Looks for ways to market the John Vaughan Library and on occasion make recommendations for promoting all Libraries,
  • Monitors the library's physical environment and makes suggestions for improvement
  • Develops a public relations plan for JVL
  • Maintains NSU Libraries' social media presence.


K. Siewert, Chair
T. Rink, B. Smith, S. Fair, B. Martin, D. Graham.

  • Decides what content is needed for libraries’ web pages.
  • Organizes libraries’ web pages
  • Maintains libraries’ web pages


D. Tobey, Chair
S. Clifford, P. Louderback, B. Martin, E. Argyropolous, B. Oberg, TBD (Tech Services Director)

  • To review configurations, developments, interfaces, and processes related to WMS functioning
  • To make recommendations internally to the Library Leadership Team and externally to OCLC

All committees have the charge of providing regular reports on committee findings, recommendations, and progress to Library Leadership.

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