Doing the Right Things

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Change offers us a valuable opportunity to improve, and the risks we take can lead to meaningful rewards. This keynote panel will share their stories and insights about how they have chosen to meet the challenges of large scale change and grow from them. Pat Wilkinson, Director of the Forrest R. Polk Library at UW-Oshkosh will address how he feels these big changes have brought big rewards to the library and community.

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Doing the Right Things

  1. 1. Focus on . . . • Technology • Electronic Resources Management • Information Literacy • Distance Learning
  2. 2. • 2 Staff budget lines not funded • Staff shrank from 26 to 24. • 5 new PDs created • 7 existing PD altered
  3. 3. • Library Technology Services • A department, not a person. • Time to develop and innovate • Leader on campus & beyond
  4. 4. • Better coordination from start to finish • Better customer service • Clearer responsibility • ERMS - CORAL
  5. 5. • New University Studies Program • Dedicated to Promoting Library’s Role • Increase in Instructional sessions • ANVIL !!!
  6. 6. • Enhanced Strong Support for Nursing and Life Long Learning . . . • New Emphasis by College of Business • Intensive Support for the Executive MBA
  7. 7. • Improved Strategic Communications • Clearer Organizational Structure
  8. 8. • Big Change Was Inevitable! • Learn from Mistakes • All Staff and Areas are Critical to Big Change
  9. 9. • False Perception that Big Results Came from Additional Resources • New Way of Thinking • Innovation without new university funding • Innovation in a time of reduced funding

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