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 Library Graduate Trainee (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:

Kostas Chryssanthopoulos (Junior Librarian, St Peter's College)
Mehrunissa Sajjad  (Librarian-Elect, Merton College)
Katherine Connolly (Standing Committee representative)
Sean Power (Senior Librarian, Oriel College)
Su Lockley (Librarian-in-Charge)
Diana Hackett (Minutes Secretary)
Patrick Ball  (St Hugh's College)
David Browne  (Merton College)
Rupert Cunningham (Christ Church College)
Timothy Foot (Merton College)
Charles Helding (Jesus College)
Isobel Johns  (Somerville College)
Alys Key (Somerville College)
Dominic Merchant  (New College)
Tanya Pankratova  (Merton College)
Eve Phillips  (St Anne's College)
Cason Reily (Trinity College)
James Stokes  (Somerville College)
Connor Warden  (St Edmund Hall)
Mark Bosley (Senior Member)
Phillip Counsell (Senior Member)
Garrett Morris (Senior Member)
Liam Murphy (Senior Member)
John Whitehead (Senior Member)
Wybo Wiersma (St Cross College)

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)
Ben Sullivan (President, Christ Church College)
Kostas Chryssanthopoulos (Junior Librarian, St Peter's College)
Mehrunissa Sajjad (Librarian-Elect, Merton College)
Crawford Jamieson  (ex-Junior Librarian, Trinity College)
Su Lockley (Librarian-in-Charge)
Diana Hackett (Minutes Secretary)
Nicholas Field-Johnson (OLDUT)
Lindsey Warne (Bursar)
Jeremy Worth (IT Officer)
Mark Bosley (Library Committee representative)
Alys Key (Library Committee representative)
Cason Reily (Library Committee representative)
Amanda Saville (Librarian, Queen's College)
Fiona Wilkes (Librarian, Wolfson College)
Ruth Bird (representative of Bodleian Libraries)

See below for recent minutes of the Library Strategy Committee:












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