Jul 19, 2021The Minnesota Libraries Lead (MNLL) Planning Team, a group of library staff from across the state, has been discussing several societal challenges that impact libraries: disinformation; diversity, equity, and inclusion; distance learning, and the digital divide. The team is gathering input, via a short survey, from library staff at all levels (frontline staff, directors, and anyone in between) in order to develop a plan to address these challenges.
Jul 16, 2021You are invited to participate in a research study about connections between information literacy instruction and writing curriculum at colleges and universities in the United States. Participants will answer 12 questions about information literacy and writing instruction at their institutions. The survey will take approximately 20-40 minutes to complete.
Apr 15, 2021Academic library workers are invited to participate in a research study on individual motivations for choosing work in academic libraries as well as expectations of emotional regulation and expression in the workplace in the United States.
Jan 22, 2021Minitex staff are organizing virtual site visits with the libraries we serve. If you are interested in scheduling a visit, please fill out this survey to let us know: z.umn.edu/mtx-site-v
Apr 25, 2019
Please take a bit of your time (it should take fewer than ten minutes) to complete the survey. All the information you share is confidential. Thank you!
Feb 4, 2019
LYRASIS recently received a grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation to investigate development of the Library Simplfied ebook platform and SimplyE e-reading application (www.librarysimplified.org) for use in academic libraries. To help us understand needs and interests across the academic community, we’re inviting you to take this short survey.
Jan 26, 2018
The Minitex Contract Cataloging Program is undergoing some assessment, and we would appreciate your feedback! Please respond to the brief survey we have prepared to let us know if/how you use the program. The survey asks about your knowledge, use, and opinion of the Minitex Contract Cataloging Program and should take no more than 15 minutes of your time. You may keep your responses anonymous.
Oct 18, 2017
The National Digital Stewardship Alliance (NDSA) released Staffing for Effective Digital Preservation 2017: An NDSA Report. This is a follow-up to a 2012 survey on the same topic. The report investigates how 133 organizations staff and organize their digital preservation functions, and points out any changes from the 2012 survey. If your organization is in the beginning stages of establishing a digital preservation program, or if you're looking to ramp up and improve your existing program, this report may help!
Apr 3, 2017
MDL is building a new website for Minnesota Reflections. As work on the new site nears completion, we are inviting you, our partners, to preview the site and share your feedback.