Come and be a Library Champion!

Library Services are looking to recruit some library champions!
















As we hope you know, we in Library Services want to provide the best possible service to our students.  As a result we want to actively engage our customers in our decision making to  make a better service for you.

So we’d like to invite some of you to help us select and purchase our books!  But there’s a bit more to it than that of course…

We’d like our library champions to

  • Contribute to the development of library collections and services
  • Listen to the view of your peers and feedback to the library
  • Respond to your peers’ views on the availability of resources
  • Meet regularly with the relevant Academic Liaison Librarian
  • Collate and communicate feedback on Library Services
  • Act as a sounding board for library proposals
  • Promote Library Services to your fellow students
  • Spend a small budget on library resources (minimum of £500)

In return though you’ll get

  • An opportunity to influence library decision making
  • Transferable skills development in advocacy, negotiation, budgeting and promotion
  • Having a fast method of ordering library materials
  • A role to add to your CV
  • To feel empowered and valued by the University

We’ll work closely with you throughout the project, providing all materials and guidance.  And don’t worry about it interfering with your studies – although some time will be needed, we don’t want to detract from your work.

Interested?  Then please drop an email to express your interest.  Time is short though!  We need to hear from you before the 17th February.

We look forward to working with you!

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