It is a destination for discovery for turning ignorance into curiosity and curiosity into understanding.
The library purposely created a large carry-forward, unrestricted fund balance, which went to acquisitions, keeping the cuts to a minimum. Boorstin, the library of congress head, the act of budget cut was antidemocratic and anti-knowledge and act of self-destruction.
Strategy Going Forward The Library is prepared to take its share of cuts during these tough budgetary times and will continue to manage reduced funding as best it can.
He could not understand why a facility, which had operated since housing 81 million books and rare objects, could not continue to offer its services normally. The library strives to be a place where active collaborative learning occurs by providing a facility for individual and group learning.
While the Library will manage these cuts using data and professional input throughout the process, there will be a lasting impact on the ability of the Library to meet the teaching and research needs of UAA.
According to its leader, Russell Mokhiber, said that the library users were protesting against the upside-down priorities of the Reagan administration.
It is common to see the few computer in my library taken and only one or two staff to help everyone. It ensures access to knowledge today and to succeeding generations.
Fulfilling our role as the knowledge center of the University has been and will continue to be compromised. Through the numerous visits to the library, one can note the effect of budget cut on the quality of the services offered.
It is important to note that as cuts are made to the Library's GF, there is no other revenue to replace the GF cut.