Library Committees


The Library Committee meets weekly during term time and is chaired by the Junior Librarian.  Its remit is to select new stock for the Library, to identify material for withdrawal and to discuss any other issues which impact on the day-to-day operation of the Library.  In addition to the Junior Librarian, the Senior Librarian, the Librarian-in-Charge, the Trainee Librarian (Minutes Secretary) and a representative of Standing Committee, the Committee has up to 12 junior members and up to 6 senior members.

The current membership of the Committee is:

Henry Kitchen (Junior Librarian, Worcester College)
Melissa Hinkley  (Librarian Elect, Keble College)
Minal Haq  (Standing Committee representative)
Sean Power (Senior Librarian, Oriel College)
Su Lockley (Librarian-in-Charge)
Emma Quinlan  (Minutes Secretary)
Altair Brandon-Salmon  (Wadham College)
Robby Dunbar  (PPE)
Harry Hatwell  (St John's College)
Harry Holmes  (St Catherine's College)
Yihao Niu  (PPE)
Robert Paver  (St Anne's College)
Myah Popat  (Pembroke College)
Tony To  (St Anne's College)
Ray Williams  (Wadham College)
Brian Wong  (Pembroke College)
Mark Bosley (Senior Member)
Phillip Counsell (Senior Member)
Jack Felton  (Senior Member)
Tim Foot  (Senior Member)
Will Prescott  (Senior Member)
Connor Warden  (Senior Member)
John Whitehead (Senior Member)

The Committee is always keen to hear from potential new members, both junior and senior.  To find out more, email  

See below for recent minutes of the Library Committee.




Library Strategy Committee

The Library Strategy Committee is chaired by the Senior Librarian and meets once a term.  Its remit is to advise on issues concerning the long term strategic development of the library service.  The Committee also approves the annual library strategy document.  The current membership of the Library Strategy Committee is:

Sean Power  (Senior Librarian, Oriel College)
Michael Li  (President, Exeter College)
Henry Kitchen  (Junior Librarian,Exeter College)
Melissa Hinkley  (Librarian Elect, Keble College)
Christian Zabilowicz  (ex-Junior Librarian, Worcester College)
Fran Varley  (ex-Junior Librarian, Somerville College)
Su Lockley (Librarian-in-Charge)
Laura Johnson  (Minutes Secretary)
Nicholas Field-Johnson (OLDUT)
Lindsey Warne (Bursar)
Jeremy Worth (IT Officer)
Will Prescott  (Library Committee representative)
John Whitehead  (Library Committee representative)
Brian Wong  (Library Committee representative)
Amanda Saville (Librarian, Queen's College)
Fiona Wilkes (Librarian, Wolfson College)
Ljilja Ristic (representative of Bodleian Libraries)

See below for recent minutes of the Library Strategy Committee:









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