Library Student Advisory Council

Yes, there is a Library Student Advisory Council at UC San Diego!

The Council is a group of UC San Diego students and Library staff working together to provide the diverse UC San Diego student community with the best possible library spaces, services, and collections to meet their academic needs.

What do students on the Council do?

  • Convey student needs, concerns, and priorities to the Library
  • Provide advice and feedback on library policies and services
  • Provide ideas and input on the design and implementation of new library services
  • Provide ideas and input on improving library spaces
  • Provide the Library insight into student study, research, and library use habits
  • Help communicate information about library services and resources to the student community

Who is on the Council?

  • Students from all over campus appointed by the Library
  • Students appointed by Associated Students
  • Students appointed by the College Councils
  • Library staff members, including the Associate University Librarian (AUL) for Academic Services who leads the group

Appointments to the LSAC are made in the early Fall Quarter and last the entire academic year.

LSAC 2016-17 Members

Students, share your thoughts with the Library Student Advisory Council by emailing

Interested in what the Council is doing?

LSAC meeting notes from 2016-17:

LSAC meeting notes from 2015-16:

LSAC meeting notes from 2014-15:

If you have any questions or want to know more about the LSAC and its activities, please contact Catherine Friedman, Associate University Librarian, at: