Calling All Students! Applications Now Open for RULA-SAC 2015-2016

What is RULA-SAC?

The Ryerson University Library & Archives Student Advisory Committee (RULA-SAC) is designed to facilitate direct communication between the Library and the students it serves. The committee is comprised of students who are interested in enhancing Library resources, services and space, providing constructive feedback, and developing ideas for creating a better student experience at the Library. We welcome Undergraduate, Graduate and Continuing Education students to join!

When does it meet?

The Committee will meet at scheduled times during the Fall and Winter terms (see the list of dates, below). Membership is from November to March 2015-2016.

What will RULA-SAC members do?

  • Attend meetings
  • Provide a student perspective on Library resources and services
  • Participate in the development of surveys and other assessment tools

Who can join?

We encourage participation from undergraduates, graduate students, and CE students from across all disciplines. The committee will ideally have 15-20 members.

What’s in it for you?

  • Help improve the student experience at the Library!
  • Add to your resume!
  • Learn more about your Library!
  • Gain committee experience!
  • Meet new people!
  • Free dinner/lunch!!!

Meetings

Wednesday November 25th, 2015.  4 pm – 6 pm

Session 1: “What’s the latest research saying about how you use the library?”

Tuesday January 19th, 2016. 2 pm – 4 pm

Session 2: Is everything really online? Share your thoughts about electronic resources e.g. eBooks, journal databases and more ….

Wednesday March 2nd, 2016. 2 pm – 4 pm

Session 3: Did you know that the Library brings you your on-line One Stop course readings? How can we improve this service? Did you know that copyright@ryerson has changed?


Deadline and Application

Fill out the application form here

The deadline for applications is Friday November 6, 2015. Successful candidates are expected to commit to attending meetings. This ensures consistency in committee membership. To be as inclusive as possible, and provide the opportunity to as many students as possible, the 2014-2015 committee will be comprised of students who have not been part of RULA-SAC in previous years.

Have More Questions? Please email (kdermody@ryerson.ca)

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*