In addition to instruction and scholarship support, the library and it's staff are available to help faculty complete other projects related to their work. Depending on the nature of the project, the library can can help by providing information, serving on committees, or conducting outreach.
Librarians can assist with and provide information for self-studies and accreditation visits. Information we can provide includes but is not limited to:
The purpose of collection assessment is to ensure that the library is meeting the current needs of the UDC community. Collection assessment is done on a continual or as-needed basis. Review of the collection considers the following information:
Collection assessment can be done by subject or over the entire library collection. Assessment can result in the library purchasing new material relocating material to off-site storage, or weeding material from the collection.