“We have focused our efforts at
improvement in areas suggested by the LibSat comments,
which revealed which matters were of most concern to our
Dr. William Miller
Dean, University Libraries
We are listening to you!
following library improvements were made,
based on the LibSat survey results for fall 2009:
Resolved the printing problems at the
S.E. Wimberly Library Reference Department area.
Purchased additional laptops for students to check
out to meet the ever increasing demand for laptop usage.
old furniture in the S.E. Wimberly Library lobby and
added 32 new high quality casual lounge seating with
footstools, and 5 tables.
In addition, the lobby was
re-carpeted, the surrounding walls were redone, and a
high-quality display case showcasing the Chodorkoff
collection of glass and fiber was added.
the FAU Libraries home page with the integration of the SearchWiSE
search box. We
have also added links to other access points to better
enable users to search independently.
Many resources are now ‘up front’ on the
library’s home page.
Jupiter Library has extended evening
hours from 9 PM to 11 PM, Sunday through Thursday,
during the semester.
The Dean of University Libraries, Dr.
William Miller, has met with the Campus Facilities
Committee and University architects in an effort to draw
attention to the fact that we need some refurbishments
in the S.E. Wimberly Library.
Some library users on the Davie
campus told us that they wanted more security visibility
inside and outside of the library.
There is now an FAU police
presence on the Davie campus.
Reviewed the signage in the quiet
study areas of the S.E. Wimberly Library.
Additional signs were
implemented to indicate quiet areas to assist users
and library staff in identifying and maintaining quiet
and discussion areas.
S.E. Wimberly Library and IRM are
working collaboratively to improve IT services to
students. The library provides information updates
about the availability of help services in the Library’s
computer laboratory on the second floor.
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