(A) The director of libraries shall be appointed by the board of trustees upon nomination of the president. Before making this nomination the president shall confer with the executive vice president and provost who, in turn, shall confer with representatives of the faculty of the university libraries and with the council on libraries and information technology.
(B) The director of libraries shall have the responsibility and authority for administering the university libraries under the jurisdiction of that office and the university archives. In the discharge of library duties the director shall be guided by the policies established by the council on libraries and information technology (see rule 3335-5-48.2 of the Administrative Code). The director shall report to the president through the executive vice president and provost.
(C) Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, the director shall evaluate continuously the administrative and operating practices of the university libraries under the jurisdiction of that office and the university archives, and lead in the study of methods in improving them; recommend appointments, promotions, and dismissals under the rules of the university; and prepare for the approval of the executive vice president and provost's annual recommendations for the budgets for personnel and for archives and library materials.
Promulgated Under: 111.15
Statutory Authority: 3335
Rule Amplifies: 3335.08
Prior Effective Dates: 03/13/1978, 12/05/1981, 06/16/1986. 02/14/1991, 06/15/1996, 03/26/1998, 09/01/2001, 06/27/2005