Library Committee

The Remit of the Library Committee is:

  • to report to Senate and Court on Library policy, strategy and performance
  • to advise the University Librarian on the distribution of funds made available for the purchase of books, journals, and other academic information
  • to reflect and represent the views of Library users and to inform the user community of the work of the committee, particularly in the development of improved Library Services
  • to contribute to a wider debate on the future shape of Library Services


NameCollege/ServiceSchool/Service RoleEmail Address
Alvarado Reinos, Irene SRC Disability Equality Officer
Armstrong, Professor Sarah College of Social Sciences Elected Academic Staff on the University Court
Ashworth, Susan Information Services/Library Executive Director, Information Services and University Librarian
Bennett, Dr Robert College of Science & Engineering School of Physics & Astronomy 
Ceriotti, Dr Matteo College of Science & Engineering James Watt School of Engineering 
Convery, Siobhan Information Services/Library Director of Library Collections and Keeper of the Hunterian Books & Manuscripts
Cuthbert, Dr Karen College of Social Sciences School of Social and Political Sciences  
Gee, Alice College of Medical, Veterinary & Life Sciences MVLS Research Support Office
Gooding, Dr Paul College of Arts School of Humanities  
Hendry, Professor Martin (Convenor)  Academic Services

Clerk of Senate and Vice-Principal
McChrystal, Martina Information Services/Library Director of Library Services
Panagiotakopoulos, Harry Information Services/Library (Committee Clerk) Chief Library Assistant
Pentleton-Owens, Hailie SRC President SRC
Selfe, Dr Melanie College of Arts School of Culture and Creative Arts - Theatre, Film & Television Studies
Simmons, Dr David College of Medical, Veterinary & Life Sciences School of Psychology & Neuroscience
Valenti, Kirsteen Information Services/Library College Library Support Team Manager 
Varsou, Dr Ourania College of Medical, Veterinary & Life Sciences School of Medicine, Dentistry & Nursing  
Whip, Ross SRC VP Education