The University of Mississippi
Office of the Chancellor
Standing Committees
 
 
Library Council
The function of the Library Council is to represent the faculty, students, and other interested members of the University community in advising the Chancellor and Dean of Libraries concerning improvements in the operation and effective utilization of the Williams Library and its branches. The structure of this committee encourages the establishment of school- or college-wide library committees whose representatives would serve on this Library Council.

The composition of the committee is as follows: 

  • Ms. Julia M. Rholes
    CHAIR (Non-Voting) : Dean of Libraries
    Member since 8/16/2005
  • Ms. Deidra F. Jackson
    Faculty : School of Journalism & New Media
    Member from 8/15/2012 to 8/15/2015
  • Ms. Annette Pridgen
    Faculty : School of Accountancy
    Member from 8/15/2012 to 8/15/2015
  • Dr. Louis G. Zachos
    Faculty : School of Engineering
    Member from 8/15/2012 to 8/15/2015
  • Dr. Michele Kelly
    Faculty : School of Applied Sciences
    Member from 8/15/2012 to 8/15/2015
  • Dr. Samantha J. Fairclough
    Faculty : School of Business Administration
    Member from 8/15/2012 to 8/15/2015
  • Dr. Walter E. Cleland
    Faculty (Non-Voting) : Science Library Representative
    Member since 8/16/2005
  • Ms. Julia A. Aubrey
    Faculty (Non-Voting) : Music Library Representative
    Member since 8/16/2005
  • Ms. Kristy L. Gilliland
    Representative : School of Law
    Member from 8/15/2011 to 8/15/2014
  • Dr. Robert J. Doerksen
    Representative : School of Pharmacy
    Member from 8/15/2011 to 8/15/2014
  • Dr. Michael S. Mott
    Representative : School of Education
    Member from 8/15/2011 to 8/15/2014
  • Dr. Laura J. Sheppardson
    Representative : College of Liberal Arts, Group I
    Member from 8/15/2012 to 8/15/2015
  • Mr. Jos E. Milton
    Representative : College of Liberal Arts, Group II
    Member from 8/15/2012 to 8/15/2015
  • Mrs. Pamela K. Smith
    Representative : Staff Council
    Member from 8/15/2013 to 8/15/2014
  • Dr. Lester Field
    Representative : College of Liberal Arts, Group III
    Member from 8/15/2013 to 8/15/2016
  • Mr. Zhen Guo
    Graduate : Student Representative
    Member from 8/15/2013 to 8/15/2014
  • Ms. Heather Neilson
    Undergraduate : Student Representative
    Member from 8/15/2013 to 8/15/2014