Library & Learning Resources Committee


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 (2019-2020):

  • Chair: Bruce Barton, Ph.D., Quantitative Health Sciences, 508-856-8191
  • Scott Britz-Cunningham, M.D., Ph.D.
  • 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
  • Jaime Burns, School of Medicine Student Representative
  • Jason Yang, Resident
  • Mary Piorun, Ph.D., Director of Library Services
  • Gregory Wolf, Chief Information Officer, UMass Medical School