Association of Research Libraries (ARLĀ®)

Engaging Changing Users

Researcher Outreach

Connecting to and building ongoing relationships with researchers poses a variety of challenges in the digital age. Research practices are changing in all disciplines creating new opportunities for libraries to add value to the research process and research-intensive teaching and learning. Libraries must actively foster user engagement and leverage outreach for their own service and collection development programs.


Talking points on key issues

Tools for strengthening staff skills in working with faculty