Collection Policy -- General
The Collection Development policy of Middlebury College Library furnishes general written guidelines that relate the Library's collection development efforts to the needs and interests of the Middlebury College community. Because it is the College's chief provider of books, maps, serials, government documents, microforms, bibliographic databases, and other materials, the Library's central purpose is to support first the teaching and learning activities that uphold the curriculum and second the research and service responsibilities of the College.
Collections Policy -- Science
Collection Policy -- Music
This policy outlines the written guidelines for the continued growth and maintenance of Middlebury College's music collection and is a supplement to the Middlebury College Library Collection Development Policy. By articulating the collection goals and policies, this document helps to ensure that the music collection supports the needs of the College community. The policy acknowledges the music collection's distinct roles in:
Middlebury Library Gift Policy
The Middlebury College Libraries accept gifts of books, archives, manuscript collections, and other materials that enhance and enrich its current collections and serve the dynamic needs of students.
Sharing Music & Videos: Your Responsibilities with Respect to Copyright Law
Many members of the Middlebury community have questions about the sharing of music and movies in digital format over the Internet. These policies and procedures describe how Middlebury College handles alleged copyright violations concerning file sharing. You should understand the risks of certain types file sharing given potential legal action.
Peer-to-Peer Programs (P2P)
Academic Policies and Procedures
Administrative Appointments - Terms/Conditions
TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS
Vice presidents, deans, chairs, program directors, and heads of administrative departments are appointed by the president and continue in office at the pleasure of the president. In normal cases, such appointments are for a specified term, regularly from three to five years. Appointments take effect on July 1 and continue until June 30 of the year of termination.
Special Provisions (associate status, release from contract, termination of appt)
SPECIAL PROVISIONS OF APPOINTMENT
a. Associate Appointment
Payment for Faculty Lectures Policy
Consulting and Outside Employment Policies
External consulting arrangements by faculty members which will enhance the individual's professional competence and/or provide a community service are encouraged, provided such arrangements do not interfere with the primary responsibilities of the individual to the College. The exercise of good judgment of all concerned is essential in determining what the proper balance of outside commitments against the individual's obligations to the College may be in each case.
Research involving animals must be approved in advance by the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee. Contact Professor Mark Spritzer, the committee chair, for procedures and forms.
Research involving human subjects must be reviewed by the Human Subjects Review Committee (Institutional Review Board). The committee's procedures and forms are available at http://go.middlebury.edu/irb. Further information may be obtained from Professor Matt Kimble, the committee chair.
a. Appeal of Non-reappointment
i. Grounds for Appeal
A faculty member who has received notice of non-reappointment may appeal that judgment on the basis of either procedural errors or violation of academic freedom that may have influenced the academic department or program, and/or the Reappointments Committee or the Promotions Committee, and/or the president.
Rules of Reappointment for Physical Education Faculty
1. Review and Reappointment in the Department of Physical Education
Rules of Appointment and Tenure for Academic Faculty
b. Principles – teaching, scholarship, service, academic freedom,
c. Faculty Appointments – regular, term, special, associate
appointments, voting, committee assignments
Academic Honesty / Honor Code / Disciplinary Policies
As an academic community devoted to the life of the mind, Middlebury College requires of every student complete intellectual honesty in the preparation of all assigned academic work.
B. Academic Honesty
Relevant Middlebury College Policies and State Laws
Middlebury College Policies
These areas of the Middlebury College Handbook include the policies themselves as well as information about filing policy violation complaints.
Policies and Guidelines
Patrons are requested to turn off signal watches, cellular phones and beepers prior to the performance.
Arrival Please arrive early enough to be in your seat before the time noted on your ticket. As a courtesy to the artists performing and the audience, latecomers will be seatedat the discretion of management. Food, cameras, and recording devices are not permitted at any event.