McMaster University

Health Sciences Library Plans

Health Sciences Library Plan 2012-2013

 

Fall 2012
Project Goal(s)

#1

Prepare for, participate in and respond to the Health Sciences Library External Review

Evaluation

#2

Work with local healthcare institutions and the Faculty of Health Sciences to build an Academic Health Sciences Library Network

Collaboration
Services

#3

Move appropriate web content over to LibGuides

Access
Promotion

#4

Update the Health Sciences Library staff intranet

Infrastructure

#5

Write up a proposal to re-vamp the social media committee and its mandate to include marketing the library's resources and services

Promotion
Innovation

#6

Find ways to make the archival and historical materials available to a wider audience. Project proposals with funding opportunities will be developed. (see Project #8)

Access
Infrastructure

#7

Demonstrate the value of the Library to the institution

Services
Access
Infrastructure

#8

Prepare priority funding proposals for Faculty of Health Sciences Advancement

Infrastructure

#9

Redefine Interlibrary Loan services based on the implementation of Relais Express

Services
#10

Document public services procedures and complete procedures manuals

Infrastructure

#11 Investigate tools or methods that can analyze data to demonstrate FHS research output and the impact of the research on a global scale Services
Infrastructure
Promotion

 

#12

Update remaining staff job descriptions and all librarian position responsibility statements to ensure that they reflect current responsibilities.

Infrastructure

 

Liz Bayley, Director
October 7, 2012