Management of Information Resources

No. 4-13 Rev. Date 05-11-04









It is the responsibility of the Stewart Library to acquire materials for the on-site collection and to provide access to off-site resources that:

- Reinforce the University's educational objectives and programs.

- Support the teaching and scholarship/research interests of WSU faculty and students.


A. Subject librarians, in collaboration with academic faculty, shall have primary responsibility for developing and managing the Library's collections.

B. The Dean of the Library shall oversee the collection management process and shall be responsible for making budget allocations.

C. All items purchased from Library funds shall be housed in the Library.

D. For additional information on the management of information resources, see the Library's policies at