The Council

The University Librarians at Ontario's 21 university libraries are responsible for governing OCUL's work and are known as the OCUL Directors.

Executive Committee

The Executive Committee supports the Directors group in fulfilling OCUL's purpose.


Wayne Jones, University Librarian, Carleton University, Term: 2018-2019

Vice-Chair/Chair Elect:

Joy Kirchner, University Librarian, York University, Term: 2018-2019


Brent Roe, University Librarian, Laurentian University, Term: 2018-2020


Ken Hernden, University Librarian, Algoma University. Term: 2018-2019


Pascal Calarco, University Librarian, Windsor, University of, Term: 2017-2019

Ex Officio:

John Barnett, Executive Director, Ontario Council of University Libraries