Roger Schonfeld to Discuss Results of Ithaka Survey

  • October 27, 2015 • 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
  • Olin Library, Room 142

On Tuesday, October 27, at 3:30 p.m., Roger Schonfeld, Director of the Library and Scholarly Communications Program at Ithaka S+R, will discuss the results of the Ithaka Local Faculty Survey, which took place March 3-29, 2015, at Washington University. Schonfeld’s presentation will be held in Room 142 of Olin Library. Faculty and other interested parties are welcome to attend. 

The Ithaka Local Faculty Survey was developed by Ithaka S+R, a nonprofit research and consulting service that helps the academic community take advantage of digital technologies, preserve the scholarly record, and advance research and teaching in a sustainable way.  The purpose of the survey was to understand faculty perceptions of the emerging digital landscape and its impact on research, teaching, and learning outcomes. Topics addressed in the survey included:

*—The evolving role of the academic library

*How scholars discover and access needed information resources

—*Instructional practices and needs

—*Elements of the research lifecycle

Information about the survey can be found at libguides.wustl.edu/IthakaSurvey2015.

If you have questions or need further information, contact Carol Mollman, assessment coordinator, at mollman@wustl.edu  or 314-935-6465.