Unit: Teaching, Research & User Engagement - Mission Statement
Enriches the University of Notre Dame experience by helping our community become active participants in the creation, use and pursuit of knowledge. In collaboration with the campus partners, our mission is to enhance learning, facilitate research, and enrich the student and faculty experience at Notre Dame by:
Unit: User Services - Mission Statement
Subunits: Circulation Services | Patron Services, Reserves and Interlibrary Loan Lending | Document Delivery and Stacks Maintenance
We believe all our customers deserve outstanding service. We are committed to supporting your academic success by delivering a customized experience that is prompt, courteous and in a positive manner that satisfies your needs and exceeds your expectations.
M.L.S., Indiana University; B.A., Earlham College.
Cheri Smith is the Psychology Librarian and Program Director for the Teaching, Research and User Services Program. As Program Director she oversees the functions of the Hesburgh Libraries Teaching, Research and User Engagement Unit and the User Services Unit Her interests include information literacy, library reference services, and open access publishing.
Serving as a member of the leadership team for the Teaching, Research, and User Services Program; oversees the library services for the Hesburgh Library and seven (7) branch locations. Primary liaison to various programs and units throughout the Libraries involved in providing customer service and library services. Direct, coordinate, and influence planning efforts around areas such as statewide resource sharing; creation of local borrowing privileges; and other emerging trends in library services.
The User Services unit encompasses many aspects of library public services for the Notre Dame community, its visitors, and research partners.
Bachelor of Liberal Studies, Purdue University
Certificate in Paralegal Studies, Indiana University