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Library Faculty and Professionals Assembly

The Library Faculty and Professionals Assembly shall act as an advisory body to the Dean of Libraries, subject to the policies of the Board of Regents, the University Senate, and the Dean of Libraries. The Library Faculty and Professionals Assembly shall discuss and make recommendations on matters pertaining to the professional and academic concerns of and standards for librarians and other members, the Library’s policy of service to the University community, and University policies relating to the Library.

Roster of LFPA Members (2000-Present)
Code and Bylaws (2005-Present)
Members and Liaisons of LFPA Standing and Ad Hoc Committees (2001-Present)
Faculty and Professionals Evaluation Documents

Other Important Links

KU University Governance

KU Unclassified Senate

Documents

KU Libraries Faculty Research Profile 2006-2010 (Denise Stephens, April 23, 2011) (ppt)
Timeline of KU Faculty Status for Libraries (Amalia Monroe-Gulick and Sarah Goodwin Thiel) (doc)
LFPA Committee Annual Report Template (April 28, 2011) (doc)
Summary of Sept., 2010 Research Engagement Plan brown bags (Nov. 29, 2010) (pdf)



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