Statement of Five-year Goals

Directed Service

  • Create more web-based applications especially those that leverage existing and emerging web technologies to enhance user experience, increase staff productivity and increase knowledge management at K-State  Libraries.
  • Work with Instruction Unit and others to create modular instructional content delivered via web technologies at point of need.
  • Collaborate with others to move our entire Web enterprise to an open source content management system such as Drupal
  • Increase teaching and reference skills.

Non-Directed Service

  • Serve the wider campus community by teaching classes such as DAS 100 - Freshman Seminar.
  • Increase involvement in technology-related committees in regional or national library organizations.

Research / Creative

  • Submit for publication or presentation on open source solutions for libraries such as Drupal.
  • Submit for publication or presentation on projects at K-State that have application to the wider library community.
  • Increase participation in the open source community.
  • Complete PHP programming certification.
  • Pursue coursework leading to an Archives Studies Certificate through Emporia State University or advanced degree in knowledge management.