VISION: The University Libraries will be recognized as premier academic research libraries that advance intellectual discovery by connecting people with knowledge.
MISSION: Provide outstanding resources, experts, services and spaces to enrich the research, learning, teaching and creative activities of UB faculty, students and staff as well as the local and global community members we serve.
VALUES: Excellent service. Collaboration, innovation and creativity. Inclusiveness and respect for the individual. Accountability for our actions and decisions. Ongoing, open communication.
COMMUNITIES: FOCUS ON UB FACULTY, STUDENTS AND STAFF
Create e-Textbooks Portal
Develop Library User Code of Conduct
Develop a process and strategic plan in creating and promoting digital collections
Examine Libraries’ impact on student success: ULC 257
Perform analysis of Delivery+ efficiencies (ILL, POD, Delivery+, purchase requests)
Library Skills Workbook/Info Lit Analysis
Track and analyze IT tickets related to e-resources programs reported by our community
Develop plan for Library Guides
Implement EZ proxy software upgrade and server virtualization
Develop policies and procedures for the new Medical School Library