Monthly Archives: June 2011

Librarians Assume Multifaceted Roles in Today’s Academic Communities

On May 12, the Academic Libraries of Indiana (ALI) held the 2011 Annual Members’ Conference, an event attended by 65 deans, directors, and librarians from throughout Indiana. ALI is a consortium of 70 academic libraries and has as its mission … Continue reading

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New Libraries’ Service Enhances Research Experience – On-Shelf Holds

Last January 2011, the University Libraries introduced On-Shelf Holds, a new service designed to facilitate access to our valuable physical collections. Now, students and faculty may request on-shelf materials to be pulled and held under their name at any University … Continue reading

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University Libraries’ Mobile App Provides More Access for Students and Faculty

Smartphones, 3G devices, and other mobile applications are increasingly used by students and faculty to stay connected. Forecasts for the use and popularity of these affordable devices indicate a future with them as the primary means of Internet access.  The … Continue reading

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