Strategic Directions

Advance emerging research

  • Enhance research productivity and workflows
  • Support digital scholarship and computational research
  • Promote new models of knowledge sharing
  • Engage with campus efforts to demonstrate research impact

Engage in educational innovation

  • Strengthen the online student experience
  • Expand affordable instructional content
  • Experiment with instructional models

Broaden and deepen access to research resources

  • Leverage networks to increase the availability of the collective collection
  • Develop next-generation resource discovery, access, and sharing
  • Strengthen preservation capacity for all formats

Revitalize spaces to enable research and learning

  • Advance long-term space plan to meet evolving user needs
  • Optimize facilities to improve collections stewardship
  • Provide welcoming environments

Develop organizational strength

  • Prioritize individual growth, capacity, and experimentation
  • Become a learning organization
  • Create a diverse and inclusive environment
  • Enhance communication throughout the organization
  • Increase resources for transformational change

Strategic Direction Survey