Current co-chairs through June 2024:
- Leigh Keller (email@example.com), Dean of the Library & Learning Commons, Ramapo College
- Rob Hilliker (firstname.lastname@example.org), Associate Provost for Library Information Services, Rowan University
- Richard Kearney (KearneyR@wpunj.edu), Reference & Electronic Resources Librarian, William Paterson University
- In consultation with the VALE Program Manager,
- Oversees and assesses group purchasing activities.
- Identifies, evaluates, and recommends acquisitions of electronic resources, digital media, productivity software, etc.
- Negotiates deals with vendors and reviews licensing agreements.
- Advises on priorities and strategies for developing and managing purchasing and licensing activities.
- Submit annual budget requests to support purchasing and licensing agendas.
- Coordinates content development and associated strategies with other VALE committees.
Volunteer to join the committee using this form.