This collection contains reports produced as part of internal studies or external reviews.

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  • Archer Library Annual Report 2019-20 

    University of Regina Library (University of Regina Library, 2020-11)
    The 2019-2020 Archer Annual Report provides a snapshot of the work of the dedicated staff of the Archer Library and Archives from May 2019 to April 2020 as they continue their support and leadership within the University ...
  • Archer Library Annual Report 2018-19 

    University of Regina Library (University of Regina Library, 2019-11)
    While libraries may be considered by some to be havens for the lone (and lonely) pursuit of life-long learning, the reality is that they have always been at the centre of communities – both physical and virtual. In ...
  • Archer Library Annual Report 2017-18 

    University of Regina Library (University of Regina Library, 2018-11)
    Jean Baptiste Alphonse Karr once wrote, “plus ça change, plus c'est la même chose”. As we look back on 50 years of amazing service, support and innovation from the Dr. John Archer Library, I think we can agree that there ...
  • Report of the University Librarian to the Board of Governors 1990 

    Maes, William R. (University of Regina Library, 1990)
    The Library is the heart of the University and although most administrators, faculty and students would agree, it and the people who labour to serve the University's information needs are too often taken for granted. It ...
  • Preliminary Study of Library Materials Acquisition 1974/75 - 1984/85 

    Resch, Peter (University of Regina Library, 1985-11)
    This report attempts to quantify, as objectively as possible, the various changes the University of Regina Library has experienced in levels of funding, acquisitions, and cost of materials during the period 1974 - 1984. ...
  • External Review of the Library University of Regina 2017 

    Bird, Gwen; Charbonneau, Normand; De Long, Kathleen; Germani, Ian (University of Regina, 2017-06-30)
    The University of Regina Library has a strong base on which to build, and a highly capable and well-respected new University Librarian. It is well respected provincially and nationally. A new strategic plan and vision that ...
  • Library Unit Review Self Study Report 2016-2017 

    University of Regina Library (University of Regina Library, 2017-01-31)
    The University of Regina Library (Library) provides a full range of library and information services to the University of Regina (University) community, and works in partnership with the libraries of the affiliated ...
  • The Liaison Librarian Program: Trends and Opportunities 

    Bradley, Cara; Chipanshi, Mary; Cushon, Kate; Sgrazzutti, William (University of Regina Library, 2017-04-20)
    During fall 2016, Brett Waytuck (University Librarian) asked Cara Bradley (Liaison Services Coordinator) to lead a review of the University of Regina (U of R) Liaison Librarian Program (Liaison Program). The liaison ...
  • Everything Old is New Again: The 2008 Assessment and Evaluation Program Proposal Revisited 

    Sgrazzutti, William (University of Regina Library, 2016-04-10)
    The University of Regina Library has for several years engaged in assessment related activities. The University Librarian and the Associate University Librarian (Planning and Assessment) expressed a desire to explore what ...
  • University of Regina Library and First Nations University of Canada Library - Collaboration and Opportunity 

    Sgrazzutti, William (University of Regina Library, 2016-04-21)
    The University of Regina Library (Library) and First Nations University of Canada (FNUniv) Library have built a strong collaborative relationship over many years. There is a desire for clarification as to the extent of ...
  • The RegLIN Consortium - A Review 

    Campbell, Joylene; Thompson, Loraine (University of Regina Library, 2014-12-12)
    RegLIN is a consortium of Regina and area libraries formed to create and maintain an online system that will support a multi‐library, multi­‐institutional computer network providing for automated library services. The ...
  • The On-Site Librarian Services Project: Progress Report 

    Sgrazzutti, William (University of Regina Library, 2007-06-28)
    A progress report documenting activities related to the On-Site Librarian Services Pilot Project for the period Fall Semester 2006 through to the end of Winter Semester 2007.
  • Site visit, Dr. John Archer Library, University of Regina 

    Robare, Lori; Slight-Gibney, Nancy (2007-09)
    Recommendations arising from unit reviews  of the Collection Development Unit and  the Technical Services Department in the Dr. John Archer Library, University of  Regina conducted in August 2007.
  • Recommendations for Instant Messsaging Virtual Reference Service : Archer Library, University of Regina 

    Bradley, Cara (Dr. John Archer Library, University of Regina, 2006-07-31)
  • Data Library Services Review, the University of Regina 2006 

    Humphrey, Chuck (Dr. John Archer Library, University of Regina, 2006-09-06)
    The University Librarian initiated in June 2006 a consultation to review Data Library Services in the University of Regina Library. The findings of this investigation are based (i) on a series of interviews with academic ...
  • Current Practice In Government Publications: Preliminary Report and Recommendations 

    Resch, Peter (Dr. John Archer Library, University of Regina, 2002-09-04)
  • Digital Collections at the Dr. John Archer Library: Position Paper 

    Hixson, Carol G., 1955- (Dr. John Archer Library, University of Regina, 2008-09-02)
  • Archer Library Information Literacy Instruction Program 

    Phelps, Charles; Bradley, Cara; Magee, Elizabeth; Perry, Ed; Rothecker, Jennifer (Dr. John Archer Library, University of Regina, 2007-01-17)
  • Dr. John Archer Library Selfstudy 

    Winkler, Linda; University of Regina. Dr. John Archer Library. (Dr. John Archer Library, University of Regina, 2005-10)
  • Library Liaison: A Philosophy of Service Provision 

    Sgrazzutti, William (University of Regina Library, 2006-09-08)
    This report highlights best practices in liaison and sets out recommendations specific to the Archer Library’s Academic Liaison Program, and considerations for “next steps” to further develop the library’s liaison program overall.