Library Council Memorandum no. 5:
Committee on Library Priorities
(Revises LAC 81)
June 16, 1994
TO: Members of Library Council
FROM: Edward Schlauch, Chair, Library Council
RE: Committee on Library Priorities
(approved by LC March 2, 1994)
I. This is a standing committee of the Library Council.
Manager, Financial and Administrative Services
Senior Staff 4
Administrative staff 1
Unionized staff 1*
Member, Council of Campus Libraries 1**
Faculty member 1***
* appointed in consultation with the President,
** appointed in consultation with the Chair,
Council of Campus Libraries
*** appointed in consultation with the Chair,
Advisory Committee on the University of Toronto
Members other than ex-officio shall be appointed by the
Steering Committee in consultation as appropriate.
Members are appointed for a one year term with the
possibility of reappointment.
The Chair shall be named by the Steering Committee.
III. TERMS OF REFERENCE
- To advise and assist the Cheif Librarian by
recommending to the Library Council priorities for the
Library by initiating a process of broad consultation
(in the library, with the campus libraries and with
other campus groups) in the review and development of
institutional goals and services.
- To set up a mechanism to explore the "Continuing
Quality Improvement" program and similar programmes (as
in Rec. 15 of the "Library Response to the Report of
the Committee to Review the University of Toronto
- To set up a process to review policies concerning
services availablde to University as distinct from non-
university users (as in Rec.26-30 of "Library Response
to the Report of the Committee to Review the
University of Toronto Library").
- To coopt other members as appropriate and to establish
sub-committees as appropriate.
- To meet regularly, at least once a month.
- To report at each meeting of the Library Council.
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