LFA Meeting Minutes


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LFA Meeting Minutes
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Library Faculty Assembly
George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida
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Gainesville, Fla.

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Library Faculty Assembly Minutes May 20, 2013 Attendance: Smathers – 24 HSCL – 3 Law – 1 Borland – 0 Call to Order: 10:02 AM Minutes from 4/15/13 – Approved with no corrections Assembly Chair Report (Vice Chair Ben Walker for Chair Matthew Loving) Career Development Handbook Committee has been meeting regularly and will have items to report soon Faculty Senate Report o Newell Hall renovation project was not funded o University employee raises – effective Oct. 1, 2013 o Pat Reakes is serving on committee discussing distance education planning at the University and will provide updates Presentation by Evaluation Level Task Force – Proposal of Four Level Evaluation (Joe Aufmuth) Proposal documents were reviewed Proposal documents are linked from LibGuide and were also distributed via email The proposed evaluation levels were drafted with individual assignments, goals, and rank in mind – language reflects level of effort applied LFA Discussion o Will there be instructions for assigning an overall evaluation level? This will be a matter for the CDH Committee. o Request for an integrated Handbook that provides links to supporting documents for evaluation levels and criteria o After there has been time for review and comment and presentation to Library Council, official faculty input will be sought, likely via secret ballot and by March 15, 2014 in order to be in effect for the new evaluation year starting March 15, 2014. Passing of the Gavel – Outgoing Chair Loving gave thanks to officers and others for service this year and passed gavel to incoming Chair Walker Adjourned – 10:35 AM Next Meeting – August 19, 2013, 10:00 AM, Library East 1A