Collection Division Goals and Objectives 2005-2006

I. COLLECTION DEVELOPMENT

Goal: Provide a collection of information resources that will support the identifiable research needs of the university community as well as those of scholars worldwide.

II. SERVICE TO USERS

Goal: Provide instructional services and personal assistance to aid library users in identifying, locating, and using resources.

III. COLLECTION MAINTENANCE

Goal: Organize, maintain, control, preserve and secure the collection for maximum utilization.

IV. LIBRARY PROMOTION

Goal: Promote the use of the University Libraries and appropriate information resources.

V. RESOURCE SHARING

Goal: Provide maximum access to resources for our users through cooperative efforts.

VI. REMOTE ACCESS

Goal: Make Library resources available remotely.

VII. ADMINISTRATION

Goal: Provide an appropriate space and environment, and administrative support, for research and study/services and activities.

VIII. DIVERSITY

Goal: Maintain a diverse staff with the skills to support the Libraries' goals.

IX. PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Goal: Contribute to the development and dissemination of new knowledge.

X. FUNDING

Goal: Seek additional sources of funding from outside the University.


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