January 3, 2006 –
The Executive Committee reviews completed SWOT analysis developed from Division SWOTS.
Late January/Early February, 2006 –
The Executive Committee will support and run three forums focusing on the current Library Strategic Plan and the 2030 Vision for the University Library within the context of the following reports and studies:
Scholarly Commons Proposal
Access Services Proposal
Shepley Bullfinch Richardson & Abbott Report
Area Studies Proposal
Illinois Informatics Initiative (I 3) Proposal
Learning Commons Initiative
There will be one session for faculty, one session for staff, and one session that will be open to both faculty and staff. In each of these sessions, discussion will be directed toward articulating the top 5-7 strategic priorities for the University Library.
Mid/Early February, 2006 –
The University Librarian and the Executive Committee post a draft document for comment, make any necessary changes to the document, and prepare to submit the final plan, in the format required by the University.
March 15, 2006 –
Final unit plans submitted to campus.