University Of Maine System. Department Of Information Technology Records
Scope and Contents
This record groups contains copies of various reports and presentations related to both internal and external reviews of Information Technology at the University of Maine System, starting in the late 1990s through to 2015. These reviews were in response to shifting technology needs, increased centralization of Information Technology in the System, and plans to gain budgetary efficiencies.
Conditions Governing Access
Kept at Fogler Library's offsite storage facility. One week's notice required for retrieval.
Conditions Governing Use
Information on literary rights available in the Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Department.
Biographical / Historical
The University of Maine System’s Department of Information Technology (US:IT) is committed to providing and supporting the highest quality technology-based services for UMaine faculty, staff, and students.
As the University’s central technology support agency, US:IT strives to provide service in the most timely and cost-effective manner. US:IT supports the University’s land-grant and sea-grant missions for creating and disseminating knowledge to improve the lives of its students and Maine citizens through teaching, basic and applied research, and public service activities. US:IT is also responsible for coordinating technology services provided to the University of Maine campus by the University of Maine System.
Information Technology, in conjunction with the IT Steering Committee (ITSC), develops policy for the management of technology; address the needs of academic, administrative, and research users of technology; and provide ongoing planning for technology to meet the changing needs of the University.
Language of Materials
Physically the records are arranged by subject.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Transferred to Special Collections by Joyce V. Rumery, Dean of Libraries at the University of Maine as Accession #2019-0513.
Accruals from the University of Maine System Department of Information Technology are anticipated.
Processed in May 2019 by Matthew Revitt, Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Department. Processing involved a collection survey and the creation of this finding aid. The material was rehoused into appropriate archival folders and the boxes and folders numbered and titled using information from ArchivesSpace.
- Rumery, Joyce V. (Person)
- University Of Maine System. Department Of Information Technology Records
- Matthew Revitt
- May 13. 2019
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- Finding aid written in English.