Council for Library Leadership Portal

Introduction

The purpose of the Council for Library Leadership will be to foster the development of strong libraries and library leadership in the CCCU by promoting collaboration among library leaders, provosts and vice presidents of academic affairs, faculty and other stakeholders in the work of libraries.

Council members include:

Jeffry Archer, Dean of Libraries, Baylor University, TX

Esther Gillie, Dean, Regent University, VA

Darcy Gullacher, University Librarian, Trinity Western University, BC (Canada)

Denise Nelson, Director of Ryan Library, Point Loma Nazarene University, CA

Linda Poston, Director of Murray Library, Messiah College, PA

Stan Rosenberg, Vice President of Research and Scholarship, CCCU, DC

Nita Stemmler, Program Consultant, CCCU, DC

Collaboration

Specifically, the Council will:

    • Facilitate library directors and deans learning from one another regarding the common challenges faced in developing, sustaining, and growing well aligned and supportive libraries.
    • Identify and disseminate information about best practices in library and information science realms through a listserv and networking conferences.
    • Promote collaboration with one another on research about libraries and library leadership in the CCCU, in order to better inform our campus leaders and the broader academic community.
    • Explore the potential of collaborative bargaining for resources and participation in various information initiatives such as OER.

Events

January 18, 2022
Virtual Event

We are thrilled to invite you to register for our 2021 CCCU-Snezek Library Leadership Webinar Series! We will gather via Zoom for a series of webinars throughout the coming year. Our 2021 theme is Embracing Our Future. We will reflect on what we have learned this past year about the value of our academic libraries, and how that learning will inform the strategic decisions we make going forward.

Speakers:

Esther R. Gillie, Dean of the University Library, Regent University;

Jeffry Archer, Dean, Baylor University Libraries;

Darcy Gullacher, University Librarian, Trinity Western University

This presentation by the newly appointed CCCU Library Leadership Council provides an overview of the current state of CCCU academic libraries followed by a description of innovative projects and new services that are focused on addressing future needs of CCCU academic institutions.

Saturday, Feb. 12th from 4:30 – 5:30 PM

March 08, 2022
Virtual Event

We are thrilled to invite you to register for our 2021 CCCU-Snezek Library Leadership Webinar Series! We will gather via Zoom for a series of webinars throughout the coming year. Our 2021 theme is Embracing Our Future. We will reflect on what we have learned this past year about the value of our academic libraries, and how that learning will inform the strategic decisions we make going forward.

Librarian Networking Group

The Librarian Networking Group allows individuals in the same position from multiple CCCU campuses to communicate with each other so that they can ask questions specific to their field, share new resources, and collaborate on new projects. If you are not already a member of the Librarian Networking Group consider joining

Click here for more details on how to join or participate in a CCCU networking group.

Resources

Snezek LibGuide

LibGuides are a content management and information sharing system designed specifically for libraries. The platform allows for easy navigation through and instruction on core and relevant resources in a particular subject field, class, or assignment.