Cheri Duncan

Senior Strategist for DATech, Professor

About me

Provides leadership to the Scholarly Resources & Discovery department.  Serves as the Libraries’ contracts administrator and liaisons to Procurement and IT in the licensing of scholarly content and technologies for academic and internal application.  Collaborates with others to plan and guide projects related to the management and assessment of the Libraries’ collections and academic software.

About Discovery, Access, and Technology

We are responsible for collections, metadata, and technology. Units include Technology, Scholarly Resources and Discovery, Interlibrary Loan and Course Reserves, Access and Delivery, and Metadata Strategies.

About Scholarly Resources & Discovery

We license, acquire, and manage scholarly resources and academic software to meet the research needs of the JMU community. Our Resource Management Team facilitates discovery and ensures seamless access to scholarly content. Our Collection Analytics Team compiles and analyzes data in support of the development, management, and assessment of the Libraries’ collections and other scholarly resources.