WVU libraries

WVU cuts 16 library jobs, bringing job loss to around 300 positions in budget crunch

BY: - December 8, 2023

West Virginia University’s library system will lose 16 employees amid a budget strain, bringing the job cuts this year to around 300 at the state’s largest university. The news, announced by WVU leaders on Friday evening, is the latest employment reduction as leaders look to make up for a $45 million budget shortfall. Hundreds of […]

Library among two programs asked to reduce staff in WVU’s budget crunch

BY: - September 20, 2023

West Virginia University will lose additional employees, including librarians, as part of the ongoing work to reduce costs at the state’s flagship university. University leaders said Wednesday afternoon that the WVU libraries and the Teaching and Learning Commons, which provides teaching support and resources for faculty and graduate students, will see staff reductions. Administrators could […]