Library Rules & Regulations - CAUL Questionnaire (NU 28/7/95)

This summarises the responses to the questionnaire about who has authority to alter library rules and regulations. Disclaimer: There are so many variations that it is difficult to summarise them without repeating all the detail provided.

Flinders, James Cook, Melbourne, Newcastle, Western Australia all reported, essentially, that their procedure was similar to that at Sydney -- recommendations go from the Librarian to the Library Committee to the Academic Board to the Council.

Variations on this "up the line" theme were reported by:

The rest of the respondents allow the Librarian to make changes to rules and regulations.

Compiled by Neil Radford, University Librarian, University of Sydney, Australia

11 September 1995

Updated 8 September 1995

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