Statement of Purpose
The Strategic Plan Collaboration Task Force is directed to:
- Evaluate OPAL’s relationship with OhioLink.
- Schedule meetings with OhioLink leadership to address OPAL’s concerns
- Assess OPAL’s current relationship with OHIONET to insure that OPAL is fully utilizing the resources offered by OhioNET.
- Include OhioNET staff in OPAL Directors Council meeting
- List OhioNET staff and their areas of expertise on the OPAL website
- Identify and evaluate existing OPAL partnerships in the areas of technology, service, and content.
- Identify and assess other regional consortia and associations for potential membership in an expanded OPAL consortium.
- Market OPAL concept to other private academic libraries.
- Investigate ways to market the OPAL concept to member library patrons and administration
Each of these points is discussed in further detail beginning on page three of the final report.