Library & Learning Resources Committee

Purpose

The purpose of the Learning and Learning Resources Committee is to provide guidance to the Director of the UMW Library in the areas of:

  1. library mission,
  2. library policy,
  3. library functions,
  4. acquisition of additional resources for the library,
  5. management and acquisition of learning resources for the University of Massachusetts Medical School, and
  6. consideration of archiving functions that may be part of the library mission.

Reports to: Faculty and Executive Councils

Meets: The 3rd Tuesday of every other month from 1-2 p.m.

Term: 3 years

Current Members (2017-2018):

  • Chair: Bruce Barton, Ph.D., Quantitative Health Sciences, 508-856-8191
  • Kathleen Biebel, Ph.D., Psychiatry
  • Stephanie Carreiro, M.D., Emergency Medicine
  • Robin Clark, Ph.D., Family Medicine
  • Catherine Dube, Ed.D., Quantitative Health Sciences
  • Eustathia Giannaris, Ph.D., Radiology
  • Janet Hale, Ph.D., R.N., Graduate School of Nursing
  • Amy Kendrick, R.N., M.S., ANP, Graduate School of Nursing
  • Joan Kheder, M.D., Medicine
  • Mary Piorun, Ph.D., Director of Library Services
  • Emily Thornton, School of Medicine Student Representative
  • Robert Weinstein, M.D., Medicine
  • Gregory Wolf, CIO, UMW
  • Jason Yang, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences Student Representative