University Libraries Committee

The University Libraries Committee advises the University Libraries on policies governing management of, use of, and access to University Libraries resources. In addition, the committee communicates information about University Libraries strategic planning, policies and procedures, as well as resources and services to campus faculty, staff and students (see Faculty Policies & Procedures 6.46.B).

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2022-2023 Membership

Elected Faculty (voting members)

Catherine Arnott Smith (2025)
The Information School
4230 Helen C. White Hall

Matthew Berland (2024)
Curriculum and Instruction
144E Teacher Education Building

Duncan Carlsmith (2023)
4285 Chamberlain Hall

Matthew Ginder-Vogel (2025)
Civil and Environmental Engineering
2205 Engineering Hall

Rania Huntington, Chair (2024)
Department of Asian Languages and Cultures
1268 Van Hise Hall

Bret Larget (2026)
6130 Medical Sciences Center

Amy Trentham Dietz (2026)
Population Health Sciences
307 WARF Office Building

Anne Vila (2023)
French & Italian
618 Van Hise Hall

Appointed Academic Staff (voting members)

Cid Freitag (2023)
Center for Teaching, Learning & Mentoring
349 William S. Middleton Bldg

Carren Martin (2024)
Center for the First-Year Experience 
155 William S. Middleton Bldg

Appointed University Staff (voting members)

Carol Kaufman (2025)
Brogden Psychology Bldg

Cassie Varrige (2023)
Employee Assistance Office
Lowell Center

Students (voting members)

Unity Bowling (2023)

Chris Lopez-Henriquez (2023)

Bella Ruchti (2023)

Elected Libraries Academic Staff (non-voting members)

Ariel Andrea (2024)
2430 Chemistry Building

Nina Clements (2023)
262A Memorial Library

Ex Officio (non-voting members)

Lisa Carter
Vice Provost for Libraries and University Librarian
372F Memorial Library

Ashley Folcik (2024)
Madison Budget Office Representative
Budget, Planning & Analysis
Bascom Hall

Christopher Hooper-Lane (2023)
LCC Liaison
Director, Ebling Library
2318 HSLC

Dennis Lloyd (2024)
Provost Representative
Director, University of Wisconsin Press
728 State Street, Ste 443

Katie Nash
University Archivist
425 Steenbock Library, Room 426

Memorial Library Committee Rep

Groups Related to University Libraries Committee

Libraries Executive Group

Lisa Carter, Chair
Vice Provost for Libraries and University Librarian
372F Memorial Library

Nancy Graff Schultz
Associate Director, Administration
372H Memorial Library

Lee Konrad
Associate University Librarian, Digital Strategies
372D Memorial Library

Lesley Moyo
Associate University Librarian, Public Services
372K Memorial Library

Libraries Coordinating Council (LCC)

Lisa Carter, Chair
Vice Provost for Libraries and University Librarian
General Library System
372F Memorial Library

Christopher Hooper-Lane
Director, Ebling Library
2318 HSLC

Anna Lewis
Director of Academic Technology & Libraries
368b Teacher Education Bldg

Lisa Saywell
Director of Public Services, Wisconsin Historical Society
816 State St

Bonnie Shucha
Director, Law Library
5322 Law Building