The Head, Collection Development works collaboratively to lead the development of strategies for information resource collections in evolving digital and physical environments. The Head is responsible for the overarching processes and policies associated with the Library’s collection in all formats and throughout the collection management lifecycle to support the research, teaching and learning of the University. The Head serves a critical role in developing and overseeing fiscally responsible approaches to collection acquisitions and licensing, ensuring strategic, responsible, and efficient expenditure of the collections budget. The Head leads a department that has responsibilities for acquisitions, electronic resources management, collections assessment, copyright, and licensing.
As a member of the Library Managers Group:
As Head of the Collection Development department
As the department head responsible for the acquisitions budget, and as a standing member of the Collections Strategy Committee
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