Minitex/MnLINK Transition Task Force
Minitex conference pens.
A Task Force, appointed by the Minitex Advisory Committee and the MnLINK Policy Advisory Council,
met in January 2005 to discuss the merger of MnLINK leadership and management functions into
Minitex. The Task Force's report includes information about its discussions and its
1. The Minitex Advisory Committee will become the Minitex Policy
Advisory Council and would have three standing committees advising it:
- MnLINK Technology Advisory Committee
- MnLINK Gateway Advisory Committee
- Minitex/MnLINK Interlibrary Loan Subcommittee
2. A representative from the K-12 school media librarian community
should be added to the Minitex Policy Advisory Council.
Transition Task Force Report
(PDF; 106 KB)
Diagram of Minitex Governance
(PDF; 76 KB)
Learn more about the groups that would advise Minitex and the Minnesota Office of
Higher Education about the programs of Minitex under
recommendations of the Minitex/MnLINK Transition Task Force. The advisory groups of
Minnesota State Library Services, the Minnesota State Library
Agency, are shown for information purposes.
Statement of Purpose & Composition of the Proposed Minitex
Policy Advisory Council
(PDF; 94 KB)
Describes the purpose, constituent groups and ex officio membership that would make up
the Minitex Policy Advisory Council, which was proposed in the January 2005 report of the
Minitex/MnLINK Transition Task Force.
University of Minnesota
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309 19th Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55455