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What is LOUIS?

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ABOUT LOUIS
A Few Things You Should Know
LOUIS is a consortium of public and private college and university libraries in the state of Louisiana, formed in 1992. The purpose was to create a cost-effective collaboration among Louisiana's academic libraries. LOUIS is governed by the LOUIS Management Board and the Louisiana Board of Regents.
Background
Members
Include 100% of academic libraries at Louisiana public and private colleges and universities
Technology
Resources
Support
Provides intuitive, robust technologies that support business management and access to scholarly content
Provides at least 61% and as much as 100% of scholarly content used to support research, teaching, and learning
Centralized staff to support systems and operations, negotiate statewide purchases, and facilitate training, collaboration, and communication
12 to 1
return on
investment
Communicate     Cooperate     Collaborate