January 22, 2022

U. of California’s Council of University Librarians Makes Next Generation Technical Services Management Group Final Report Available

From a University of California Libraries Announcement:

The Council of University Librarians (CoUL) has just endorsed the Next Generation Technical Services Management Team Final Report (10 pages; PDF). 

The NGTS Management Team established a model for cross-functional working groups and project management that continues via the new UC Libraries Advisory Structure.  Achievements, lessons learned, and questions for further discussion are contained in the report.

Topics Discussed:

  • Cooperative Collection Development
  • Collaborative Technical Services
  • Maximize effectiveness of Shared Cataloging Program
  • Develop system-wide Collections Services staffing
  • Collaborative Digital Initiatives

Direct to Full Text Report (10 pages: PDF)


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