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Library Planning

Planning for Higher Education Journal

Book Review: Academic Library Makerspaces

Built on the authors’ wide-ranging examination of the literature and examples drawn from a variety of higher education institutions, this book offers a detailed roadmap of steps and strategies for planning these facilities and successfully integrating them into the academic fabric of an institution.
Example Plans

Library and Technology Services 2016–2020 Strategic Plan Website

Strategic plan detailing goals and initiatives of the Library and Technology Services unit.
Example Plans

Library Strategic Directions

The university library’s five strategy statements expressing how it will serve the campus community.
Example Plans

Mission and Governance Web Page

Mission, governance, and values statements for the library.
Planning for Higher Education Journal

Priorities For Academic Libraries

Planning for Higher Education Journal

The Library as Learning Commons

Even in the digital age, the library plays a fundamental role in campus life and learning, particularly when it’s updated to meet the needs of 21st-century students and pedagogies.
Conference Presentations

The Library in Transition

The transformation of CCP's library will aid a diverse student body with learning, tutoring, research, and social spaces—learn from this project and discover methods to help your students achieve educational success.
Planning for Higher Education Journal

The New Frontier

U-M’s libraries are not just flourishing, they’re futuristic—embracing the latest technologies and trends in design while maintaining their ultimate mission of enabling and empowering discovery.
Conference Presentations

Throw Out Your Books

This session will use recent library projects to study the effect of major program shifts on student behavior and discourse.