Student Library Advisory Council

Welcoming your point of view at Humber Libraries.

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We are looking for enthusiastic, creative and dynamic students to be a part of SLAC for 2017-18. There will separate committees at North and Lakeshore campuses.

What Will SLAC Members Do?

  • Be a student ambassador for your library and program.
  • Give input on library services, spaces and collections.
  • Get actively involved in special library events, campus orientations and initiatives.
  • Have the opportunity to turn library ideas and suggestions into a school project.

What SLAC members get in return?

  • Expand your understanding of library research, services and systems. 
  • Gain committee experience and networking opportunities.
  • Enhance your resume by developing volunteer and advocacy skills.
  • Make a difference to your library.

Our expectations?

  • Attend 2-3 meetings per semester, no longer than 2 hours each.
  • Be responsive to online communication with SLAC facilitators.
  • Volunteer at our annual RECESS event and/or other opportunities

About SLAC >

Humber Libraries strives to encourage, maintain and exchange dialogue between library staff and Humber’s diverse student population through its commitment to the development of a Student Library Advisory Council.

The goals of SLAC are to:

  • Help identify and prioritize gaps in library services to improve the overall student experience.
  • Be a forum for students to give feedback to the library on service expectations.
  • Create a positive, inclusive and collaborative relationship between the student community and Humber Libraries.
  • Impart SLAC members with a greater understanding of research, collections, information literacy and library services.
  • Increase student awareness of the library by being ambassadors for their programs.
  • Give SLAC members the opportunity to gain volunteer experience and explore their professional and creative potential within a college environment.

Contact SLAC >

Your Facilitators: North Campus

  • Aliya Dalfen, Liaison Librarian
  • Denise Rooney, Learning Commons Coordinator

Your Facilitators: Lakeshore Campus

  • Sandra Herber, Liaison Librarian
  • Stefanie Read, Copyright Technician

SLAC Email: slac@humber.ca