Analytical Software and University Libraries
Draft Faculty Senate Bullet Points (Updated 10/13/09)
- In an institution which prides itself in its excellent teaching and research, it is crucial that tools (including software) that are fundamental to teaching and research be centrally accessible and supported.
- Analytical software and services is housed in University Libraries. providing a synergy with the research and data resources and services traditionally housed in University Libraries including not only research journals, but databases and support services.
- The software housed in and supported by University Libraries is used by students and researchers in fields from all 10 Colleges and virtually every department at KSU.
- Centrally accessible software and support provides the foundation for collaboration and interdisciplinary ventures which allows Kent State to be on the cutting edge of creation, innovation, research, and teaching.