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
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.