Raymond H. Fogler Library
University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469
- Main #: 207-581-1661
- Reference Desk: 207-581-1673
The Raymond H. Fogler Library is the designated State Research Library
for Business, Science, and Technology (P. & S. 1999, ch. 33, Laws of
Maine). Fogler Library serves as a resource for meeting the science,
technology and business information needs of the citizens of state. The
Library serves as a portal for information resources in these areas. As
such, part of the mission of the Library is to collect, evaluate, organize
and disseminate science, technology and business information resources
to the people of Maine.
- Authority: those resources authored or produced by
individuals affiliated with government agencies, scholarly organizations,
or professional associations or those that are favorably reviewed by
persons affiliated with such organizations.
- Currency: those resources that are up-to-date and
show evidence of regular maintenance.
- Content: those resources that contain substantive
content such as primary documents, reports, articles or data. An effort
will be made to avoid those resources that are simply directories of
directories of information.
- Audience: the primary audience at this time consists
of professionals, businesses and upper-level academics.
- Format/Type: the primary focus at this time is on
resources that are accessible via the Internet and freely available
to all Maine citizens (this includes the State funded subscription databases).
- Scope: a special effort will be made to seek out
and include relevant Maine-related resources (i.e., those produced in
Maine or containing content about Maine).
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