New Mexico Consortium of Academic Libraries

 NMCAL Home

   

Resource Sharing Committee

  Chair Cecilia Stafford New Mexico State University-Grants
  Members: Susan Beck New Mexico State University
   James Britsch New Mexico Junior College
   Todd Morris Mesalands Community College
   Melveta Walker Eastern New Mexico University

Charge:

To improve resource sharing, document delivery, and interlibrary loan services to New Mexico academic libraries by:
     >   Sharing information about resource sharing activities, systems and databases available
          for group purchase.
     >   Developing collection development/resource sharing programs.
     >   Promoting access to improved technologies for resource sharing among member libraries.
     >   Collaborating with the State Library and other organizations on statewide initiatives to
          advocate for the provision of equal quality library services to all New Mexico
          higher education students and faculty.
     >   Overseeing and coordinating the NMCAL Passport Program.
     >   Identifying and disseminating best practices regarding the delivery of library resources
          and services to distance learners.
     >   Providing information to institutional administrations on various available means and
          methods of providing library services and resources to distance learners.
     >   Exploring, promoting and seeking funding for appropriate new technologies that
          enhance the delivery of library resources and services to distance learners.

 



 About Us
 Officers
 Committees
 Member Libraries
 Programs
 Publications
 Links of Interest
 Other