July 25, 2019 Meeting of Library Staff Support Committee

Time and Location of Meeting

July 25, 2019

Agenda Details



  1. Approve Meeting Minutes
  2. Liaison Reports and Updates
  3. ALA Brownbag
  4. Committee Membership
    1. Elections Process
  5. The Year Ahead
  6. Additional Updates, Comments, etc.

Minutes Details


Library Staff Support Committee Meeting Minutes—Thursday, July 25, 2019

In Attendance:

Bernadette Braun (proxy for Angie Gruendl)

Erik Chapman (Life Sciences)

Lonnie E. Clark (Central Public Services)

Angie Gruendl (Physical Sciences & Engineering)

Courtney Horry (Area Studies)

Kim Hutcherson (Administrative Services)

Tony Hynes (Special Collections)

Cristina-Maria Kuhn (Technical Services)

Ben Riegler (Central Public Services)

Gennye Varvel (Social Sciences)

Minute Taker: Lonnie Clark


Approval of Meeting Minutes: Minutes were approved.

Discussion of Vacant Positions on committee:

Angie Gruendl leaving UIUC.  LSSC position now open for Physical Science & Engineering Division.

Shoshana Vegh-Gaynor left UIUC.  LSSC position now open for Art & Humanities Division.

Cristina-Maria Kuhn stepping down from LSSC position.  LSSC position now open for Technical Services Division and Administrative Council Liaison.

LSSC Secretary position open.

 Kim Hutcherson replaced Cristina-Maria Kuhn on Administrative Council.

 Liaison Reports and Updates:

Life Sciences: Did not meet

Special Collections: Reported on the Building Project –  Consultants asking questions.

Central Public Services: Reported that Central Public Meeting was in Undergraduate Library 289.  Reported that Mary Mallory retired from Government Documents.

Physical Sciences & Engineering: Chemistry Library closed for floor project.

Administrative Services: No updates.

Webpage Edits: Angie will make the necessary changes to the website regarding members of LSSC and turn it over to Kim Hutcherson to add minutes.

Furniture News and Updates:  Library Staff ALA Presentations – Brown Bag set for August 20 2019 from 12-1 in Room 106.

Possible future event:  LSSC to host New Employee brownbag  in September