Library outsourcing

Full outsourcing to partial augmentation of staff and services

Augmenting and outsourcing

Library and information center operations and services are the core business of LibSource.

Why not take advantage of our capabilities?

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Focused library and information center expertise

Finely-tuned processes for maximum efficiency

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Best practice understanding

Pool of skilled information professionals

Over 100 organizations rely on LibSource for library outsourcing and augmentation across the United States and the United Kingdom. Let the experience and demonstration of trust that comes from these relationships jumpstart your consideration. If you are looking for assistance with your library, archive and other knowledge or information center, look to the leaders at LibSource.

From full outsourcing to partial augmentation of staff and services, our flexibility allows you to meet your goals and objectives, from cost considerations to efficiency to strategic shifting of priorities.

In a digital environment, information services matter more than infrastructure, allowing you to choose what you need, when you need it, from the Library as a Service® menu of virtual and/or onsite offerings.

Library /information center outsourcing benefits

For organizations

FOCUS ON YOUR PRIORITES

LibSource will optimize your information resources and leverage the power of knowledge while you focus on your core business and customer relationships.

MAXIMIZE YOUR INFORMATION RESOURCES

Balance labor, systems and processes for all facets of running a library or information center, including administration, research and reference, knowledge management and more.

FULLY UTILIZE INFORMATION SUPPORT STAFF

Gain access to specialized skills and expertise as needed, when needed, without infrastructure, bench time or other costly overhead.

FAST-TRACK A TIME-CONSUMING PROJECT

Cataloging or metadata. Research and discovery. Digitization. LibSource will launch your project quickly and complete it on schedule, without interrupting your regular operations.

CONTROL COSTS

We can provide services on the scale you need, from a dedicated, full-service department to a small team of virtual researchers, and the headcount is our responsibility.

REMAIN AGILE

Don’t risk hiring too much or too little, or implementing infrastructure that may be obsolete in a year. LibSource can meet your requirements today and scale up or down to accommodate change.

GAIN A COMPETITIVE EDGE

LibSource delivers economies of scale, operating efficiency, library expertise and affordability to give you the knowledge advantage you need to excel in today’s competitive markets.

For library/information center workers

FOCUS ON WHAT YOU DO BEST

LibSource provides a variety of projects and work environments to accommodate your skill sets and ideal work conditions, if not today, then in a timeframe that is dynamic and fast-paced.

CAPTURE WORK-LIFE BALANCE

While the phrase “work-life balance” may be on its way to becoming a cliché, we do know that it means different things for different people, and we have a variety of opportunities to find a match.

LEARN NEW SKILLS

Try a new job and learn new skills, or focus on a particular area. Learn from peers, self-paced training and reimbursement of other training expenses.

WORK VIRTUALLY

With LibSource, you may be able to work from home and eliminate the hassles of a daily commute, and your family (including the family pet) will appreciate having you close by.

ADVANCE QUICKLY

You may have limited opportunities for promotion and advancement, or the process may be lengthy and complex. At LibSource, new opportunities arise regularly for those willing to step forward.

BE PART OF A DYNAMIC TEAM

When you join LibSource, you join a team of savvy, experienced professionals who are shaping the future of library and information services.

Contact LibSource

We invite you to contact us to discuss your library and information center needs.

If you are a librarian or other information professional interested in career opportunities with LibSource or exploring other jobs, we invite you to visit the job board at LibGig, also part of the LAC Group family.