KU Libraries Strategic Directions 2012-2017
The work of this strategic plan has been driven by one question: Given the changing landscape of higher education and the dynamic ambition of our institution, how must KU Libraries transform over the next five years?
The goals, strategies and metrics defined in this document represent an intentional redefinition of libraries at the University of Kansas.
- Mission, Vision, Values
- Goal 1: Integrate information literacy, research skills and information resources into the curriculum to enhance critical thinking, academic success and lifelong learning
- Goal 2: Advance scholarship through proactive engagement in research and scholarly communication
- Goal 3: Strengthen KU Libraries' position as an agile, responsive organization capable of continual improvement and change
- Goal 4: Stabilize and grow existing funding sources, secure new funding opportunities and enhance public accountability