Admission Last Dates Extended. UG Programmes 30th September 2020 and PG Programmes 10th October 2020.

Library Committee

Committee

LIBRARY ADVISORY COMMITTEE (LAC) 
Terms of Reference
Purpose

LAC plays an advisory and advocacy role regarding the Library on matters of general policy, planning, programs, goals, and objectives in its support of teaching, learning, research and community‐building needs of the University.

Objectives

  • Facilitating communication with and obtaining feedback from the university community on library collections, programs, services, infrastructure, and communication mechanisms.
  • To provide a forum for discussing University library and its community’s needs and expectations for information.
  • To act as advocates for the Library in university‐wide decision‐making groups.
  • To advise the library on policy matters concerning services, resources and facilities.
  • To provide an opportunity to raise and discuss initiatives in the provision of library and information services.
  • To facilitate communication between the Library and the community it serves.

Responsibilities

The Committee within the framework of the overall strategic policies of the University shall:

  • Advises and reviews library policies for instruction, resources, services, and the facility
  • Advises regarding library services, especially innovation, for the campus community
  • Discuss and evaluate budgetary issues for books, journals, databases, media, e-resources etc.
  • Reviews benchmarking reports with peer institutions for resources, staffing, and services
  • Ensures the library is connected with and supports the University’s academic programs.
  • Represent the views of the Library’s stakeholders on library and information services
  • Deliberate and advise on the direction and development of policies for library and information services to ensure the best possible support is provided
  • Recommend new collections and promote contributions to link Institutional Knowledge at AUD by AUD community for the dissemination and preservation of AUD’s intellectual and institutional knowledge
  • Support the Library’s efforts in ensuring financial accountability and responsibility in the provision of library collections
  • Propose and champion opportunities in bringing together AUD community in the Library to advance knowledge and information sharing
  • Promote the Library to the internal and external community
  • Report to the VC on significant matters

Tenure and Frequency of Meetings

Members will serve a three‐year term

Meetings will be held three times a year and special ad hoc meetings may be held as requested by members.

1

Prof Rukmini Sen

 

Chair Person

2

Prof Salil Mishra

 

Co-Chair Person

3

Mr Akha Mao

 

Member

4

Prof Amol Padwad

 

Member

5

Mr Ashis Roy

 

Member

6

Dr Balchand Prajapati

 

Member

7

Dr Bindu K.C

 

Member

8

Dr Debal C. Kar

 

Secretary

9

Dr Dinesh Kumar

 

Member

10

Dr Ivy Dhar

 

Member

11

Dr Jyotirmaya Bhattacharya

 

Member

12

Prof Kartik Dave

 

Member

13

Mr Khushbu Dublish

 

Member

14

Dr Monimalika Day

 

Member

15

Dr Mrityunjay Tripathi

 

Member

16

Dr N. Nakkeeran

 

Member

17

Dr Ngoru Nixon

 

Member

18

Dr Pulak Das

 

Member

19

Prof Radharani Chakravarty

 

Member

20

Dr Surajit Sarkar

 

Member

21

Dr Vatsala Saxena

 

Member

22

Dr Vikram Singh Thakur

 

Member

23

Dr Yogesh Snehi

 

Member

24

 

Dr Santhosh S

 

Member