Date: April 6, 2011
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: Jeanette Smith, NMSU Library, (575) 646-7492, firstname.lastname@example.org
The NMSU Library has been given the opportunity to participate in an external review by a three-member team of library leaders from other universities. The purpose of the review is to support the NMSU Library in meeting present challenges and pursuing strategic directions for the next several years. The review process will include a review of documentation as well as a site visit to the NMSU-Las Cruces campus scheduled for April 17 through April 20.
All members of the NMSU faculty are invited to attend an open forum with the review team on Monday, April 18, from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m., in Milton Hall Room 50.
Dr. Joan Giesecke, Dean of Libraries at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, will lead the external review team. Nancy Eaton, Dean Emeritus of University Libraries and Scholarly Communications at the Pennsylvania State University, and Olivia Madison, Dean of the Library at Iowa State University, are the other team members.
Background documentation for the review is available at http://lib.nmsu.edu/externalreview/. For more information, contact the NMSU Library Administration at (575) 646-1508.