|The overall mission of Information Technology Services is to provide access to
information, research and instructional resources, to provide appropriate facilities to
house these resources, to ensure fundamental information literacy skills, and to deliver
services integral to the university's information infrastructure, as well as all necessary
technology and information support to the State University of West Georgia community.
As an important part of Information Technology Services, the mission of the Department of Learning Resources is to provide comprehensive, high quality, technology and technological-based services that will expand and enhance instruction, research, and institutional goals. Our primary constituencies are faculty and students. We expect our services to achieve the following outcomes for our users:
The University of West Georgia's office of Information Technology Services (ITS)
is dedicated to providing members of the University of West Georgia community with the
technological resources and support needed to be successful and productive. Information
Technology Services is a service organization consisting of highly skilled and motivated
computing and telecommunications specialists with expertise spanning a broad range of
current technology. Information Technology Services acts as an advocate for technology on
campus and works closely with departments, colleges and schools to address related issues.
The components of ITS provide technology direction and support to the UWG campus
community. These components include User Support Services, Network Support Services, and
Technical Support Services. These units work in concert to provide current
state-of-the-art computing, communication, and delivery methods. All faculty, staff, and
students are encouraged to take advantage of the many technical resources and
opportunities available through UWG's Information Technology Services.
- Provide a positive environment where the use of technology will add value to the teaching/learning process.
- Provide faculty and students with opportunities to explore a wide variety of technology resources.
- Support the university's on-going efforts in the integration of technology into instruction.