I am pleased to share the strategic directions for the Ohio State University Libraries: our collective purpose, aligned with the teaching, research, and engagement priorities set out in the university’s strategic plan — Time and Change — and designed to drive a new agile operating framework and participatory management structure.
Supporting the university’s strategic intent, we are committed to the academic success of our students; to advancing the teaching, research, and creative pursuits of our faculty; and to modeling operational excellence to increase our effectiveness and impact.
I invite you to learn more about the University Libraries’ strategic directions, focus areas, and initiatives on this website.Sincerely,
Damon E. Jaggars
Vice Provost and Director of University Libraries
Promote equitable learning through transformative teaching, services, and employmentFOCUS AREAS:
- Teaching and learning effectiveness
- Affordability and open educational resources
- 21st century literacies
- Educationally purposeful student employment
Advance innovative research and creative expression by fostering, preserving, and sharing knowledge and scholarshipFOCUS AREAS:
Pursue initiatives aligned with university priorities to promote a more engaged and better informed societyFOCUS AREAS:
Center the user experience in services, planning, and decision makingFOCUS AREAS:
Develop the full potential of faculty, staff, and student employeesFOCUS AREAS:
Increase effectiveness to achieve strategic and operational objectivesFOCUS AREAS: