Published in Campus Technology, October 26, 2004, pages 1-3. Publisher website: http://campustechnology.com
NOTE: At the time of publication, the author Michael D. Miller was affiliated with University of Michigan - Ann Arbor. Currently, April 2008, he is the Dean of Library Services, Robert E. Kennedy Library, California Polytechnic State University.
The roles of central information technology and library organizations are being transformed by demands that new campus services be delivered more effectively and efficiently. Both organizations have reasons for paranoia and reasons for optimism as they look into the future. Properly conceived, library-IT partnerships can reduce threats and increase opportunities.
Library and Information Science