Library: Library Needs Assessment Policy

Using a variety of formal and informal tools and techniques, the library will assess the needs for knowledge-based information of students, faculty, administrators, and staff on an ongoing basis.
Responsible Unit:  Library
Created:  03/03/2010 Executive Lead:  Provost
Revised:  09/30/2011, 01/17/2012 Effective:  03/03/2010
Compliance:  NWCCU 4.A.2
Classification:  Local: Library
Approving Body:  Policy and Procedure Committee

Using a variety of formal and informal tools and techniques, the library will assess the needs for knowledge-based information of students, faculty, administrators, and staff on an ongoing basis. Assessment methods may include surveys, analysis of usage statistics, review of individual requests, and input from the University Library Committee.

Procedure:             
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