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University Libraries - Technical Services


If you can translate your skills and achievements so others see their value and impact, everyone wins.

Whether justifying the need to fill an open position, writing a tenure or promotion narrative, or even carrying on a conversation with a colleague, librarians who work in Technical Services are often challenged to articulate what they do and the value it brings to the institution they serve. In this webinar we will discuss:

  • The challenge of defining value in the context of technical services
  • Assessment measures that determine the impact of technical services “products” on users
  • Connecting the impact of technical services to the mission of the institution
  • Developing a 30-second elevator speech to explain the value of technical services to those outside the library

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