Committee purpose

The Web Committee evaluates the effectiveness of the library’s web presence (with a particular focus on usability/consistency/accessibility over content), discusses emerging technologies, makes decisions about configuration and design, and coordinates implementation of these decisions with the Technology Department and content editors.

Objectives:

  • Ensure a consistent, user-friendly and accessible library web presence by making recommendations to the Technology Department and relevant content managers about website look and feel, navigation, and content of top-level pages.
     
  • Maintain a list of content managers with responsibility for specific areas of the web site, and work with these managers to ensure currency and accuracy of information.
  • Serve as a primary contact point for issues related to the library web presence.

Committee composition

The Web Committee is comprised of:

  • Director of Library Technology (chair)
  • 3 additional members from Library Technology
  • 1 member from RSSE
  • 1 member from Access Services
  • 1 member from Communications & Marketing
  • Up to 3 “at large” members from the library staff