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VCU Humanities and Sciences Library Committee

Charge to the Committee

The Committee shall be composed of one member elected from each department, school, and interdisciplinary program. Four student members nominated by the Student Government Association, representing the divisions of Humanities and Sciences, shall also be appointed by the Committee at their first meeting each year. A representative appointed by the library and the dean or the dean's designee shall serve as an ex officio member of this Committee. Each member shall also have a designated alternate. The chairperson shall be elected by the Committee for a one­year term; nominees will include all tenured faculty on the Committee.The Library Committee is responsible to the Humanities and Sciences faculty and should attend to, and report on, library developments that are of interest to the College. The Committee shall file monthly, written reports to the president of the Faculty Council in addition to an annual report to both the Dean and the Faculty Council on its activities. The chair of the Committee shall be the Humanities and Sciences representative to the University Library Advising Committee.


Meetings - All meetings are held in the 4th floor conference room of James Branch Cabell Library and will begin at 3:00.

Membership 2012/2013

Faculty representatives

  • Alison Baski, Dean's Office/Academic Affairs
  • Denis Demchenko, Physics
  • Sandra Gramling, Psychology
  • Les Harrison, English
  • Eric Hazelrigg, Forensic Science
  • Laura McLay, Statistical Sciences
  • George Munro, History
  • Archana Pathak, Gender, Sexuality & Women's Studies
  • Bernardo Piciche, School of World Studies
  • Rebecca Segal, Mathematics
  • A. J. Shriar, Wilder School
  • James Terner, Chemistry
  • Clarence Thomas, Mass Communications
  • Fang-shen Wu, Biology
  • Linda Zyzniewski, Dean's Office/Academic Affairs

VCU Libraries

James Branch Cabell Library Monroe Park Campus
901 Park Ave., Richmond, VA 23284-2033
Toll-free: (866) 828-2665
(804) 828-1111
All Libraries
Tompkins-McCaw Library MCV Campus
509 N. 12th St., Richmond, VA 23298-0582
Toll-free: (866) 828-2665
(804) 828-0636

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