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Expanding the Library’s Value to the University. Designing a Research Service for Senior Administrators. Gloria Colvin & Trip Wyckoff Florida State University Libraries Florida Library Association Conference May 2, 2013. FSU Libraries.

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expanding the library s value to the university

Expanding the Library’s Value to the University

Designing a Research Service for Senior Administrators

Gloria Colvin & Trip Wyckoff

Florida State University Libraries

Florida Library Association Conference

May 2, 2013

fsu libraries
FSU Libraries
  • Reference & research services organized by constituency
    • Learning Commons

Undergraduate Students

    • Scholars Commons

Faculty & Graduate Students

    • Science Commons

STEM community

constituencies of academic libraries
Constituencies of Academic Libraries
  • Faculty
  • Students
  • Staff
  • Alumni
  • Community
  • Administrators

By CollegeDegrees360

why administrators
Why Administrators?
  • Unserved campus constituency
  • Utilizes research expertise in library
  • Strategically positions library
biographical information
Biographical Information

By Colin Swan

Photo: Harry Wad

process 2 market research
Process 2: Market Research
  • Literature Review
    • Models and Best Practices
  • Needs assessment
    • Dean of Faculties Office
    • Provost
    • Graduate School
    • Office of Institutional Research
process 3 making the case
Process 3: Making the Case
  • Develop proposal
    • Targeted research service for senior administrators
    • Confidential
    • Time-sensitive
    • Customized
  • Present proposal to Dean
process 4 marketing
Process 4: Marketing

Dean’s contacts essential

Provost

Dean of Libraries

President

VP for Programs & Planning

process 5 project research model
Process 5: Project Research Model
  • Interview with administrator
  • Literature reviews
  • Internet research
  • Locate thought leaders/subject experts
  • Interviews (Internal & External)
  • Identify best practices
  • Identify tools
  • Sift/Condense/Create “knowledge”
  • Prepare briefing book
successes
Successes!
  • 3 major research projects & 2 smaller projects
    • Requests differ from initial vision
    • Data and information assisted administrators

with decision making

    • Senior administrators thinking of library
  • Appointment to SACS Quality Enhancement (QEP) Committee
    • Provide research, advice
lessons learned
Lessons Learned
  • Be careful what you wish for!
  • Good product sells itself
  • Difference between what they want and what we thought they wanted
  • Time consuming and labor intensive
  • Need to develop internal support
  • Think about making service sustainable
contacts
Contacts

Gloria Colvin

gcolvin@fsu.edu

Trip Wyckoff

twyckoff@fsu.edu