Meeting - September 26, 2019



Thursday, 26 September 2019
1:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
Multimedia Seminar Center
2131 East Wing, D. H. Hill Jr. Library


1) Welcome and introductions – John Gadsby, Chair, University Library Committee

2) Committee Orientation – Greg Raschke, Senior Vice Provost and Director of Libraries

3) Libraries News: Budget Outlook; Organizational Changes; Hill Library Renovation – Greg Raschke

4) Findings from a study on Library Support for Researcher NeedsHilary Davis, Department Head, Collections & Research Strategy; Colin Nickels, Experiential Learning Services Librarian

5) Facilitating Open Research, Scholarship, Teaching, and Learning– Micah Vandergrift, Open Knowledge Librarian

Snacks will be served at this meeting, courtesy of the Friends of the Library.


Directions to the Multimedia Seminar Center (Room #2131):

  • Enter D.H. Hill Jr. Library through the West Wing entrance facing Hillsborough Street.
  • Turn left after the turnstiles and walk across the West Wing to the half-flight of stairs.
  • Use the stairs or adjacent elevator to go up to the Ask Us lobby (first floor).
  • Go straight across the Ask Us lobby and enter the Learning Commons in the East Wing.
  • Go straight ahead across the Learning Commons until you see a corridor on your left.
  • Turn left into that corridor and head towards the water fountain.
  • Next to the water fountain is an elevator and stairs. Use these to go up one level, to the second floor.
  • Turn right when exiting the elevator and walk out of the elevator lobby seating area.
  • Multimedia Seminar Center (Room #2131) will be on your right.

Information on access to D.H. Hill Library for those with mobility impairments.