May 18, 2022

New FAQ: Oregon State University Libraries Asks For Input on FY20 Budget Reductions

From the Oregon St. University Library Website:

[The] document provides information regarding the Oregon State University Libraries & Press (OSULP) process to accommodate a permanent budget reduction and the anticipated changes in access that might impact the OSU community.

Answers for the following questions are provided:

  • How much of a permanent budget reduction is OSU Libraries & Press facing in FY20?
  • Where will OSULP make reductions?
  • Whom will this impact?
  • How will I get access to content I need?
  • What does the timeline look for seeking input?
  • How will OSULP make the decisions on what content to cancel?
  • Will I be able to see a list of cancelled titles?
  • Given the potential for reductions in the future, what steps will OSULP take to make decisions about reductions in content and/or services?

Direct to FAQ: OSU Libraries & Press Budget Reduction for FY20
2 pages; PDF. 

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