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Technical Services

The mission of the Technical Services Department is to provide good public service through intellectual, virtual, and physical access to the Libraries' collections and beyond. 

Metadata and content management works collegially with other Library departments, we define the policies and procedures necessary to produce responsive, high quality patron access to an ever-growing array of materials available through traditional and emerging systems. Working in accordance to national and consortial standards, we contribute with increasing effectiveness to local, regional, and international metadata, digitization and preservation efforts.

Serials and Acquisitions is responsible for the order, receipt and payment of library resources in all formats. Additionally, the department catalogs and maintains holdings statements for serial titles and coordinates the binding of print materials.