Faculty Libraries Council

Cyclist outside Olin Library

The Faculty Libraries Council reviews planning proposals and budget documents, ensures that schools and programs across the University are engaged in library work, and serves as advocates to University leadership for the University Libraries and their priorities.

2022-2023 Members

(As of July 2022)

  • Pamela Barmarsh, Professor of Hebrew Bible & Biblical Hebrew; A&S Humanities
  • John Bleeke, Professor of Chemistry; A&S Natural Sciences/Mathematics
  • Rebecca Dohrmann, Senior Lecturer in Management Communications; Olin Business School
  • Renato Feres, Professor of Mathematics; A&S Natural Sciences/Mathematics
  • Caroline Kita, Associate Professor of Germanic Languages and Literatures; A&S Humanities
  • Patricia Kohl, Associate Professor of Social Work; Brown School
  • David Konig, Professor of Law; School of Law
  • Zeuler Lima, Associate Professor of Architecture; Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts
  • Bill Maxwell, Professor of English and African and African American Studies; A&S Humanities
  • Kathleen McDermott, Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences; A&S Humanities
  • Ranen Miao, Undergraduate Student Representative
  • Alvitta Ottley, Assistant Professor of Computer Science & Engineering; Engineering
  • Roddy Roediger, James S. McDonnell Distinguished University Professor, Psychological and Brain Sciences; A&S Humanities


  • Mimi Calter, Vice Provost and University Librarian; University Libraries