Mission Statement

Our Mission

The mission of Digital Imaging is to contribute to the research and instructional activities of the university by providing:

  • a comprehensive range of scanning services in support of course development, research, and faculty sponsored repository projects
  • a reliable and increasingly comprehensive digital archive of materials
    created by our faculty
  • assistance with preserving important university records by creating
    reliable and accessible electronic representations


Specific goals associated with this effort:

  • sustain an enterprise level repository infrastructure
  • promote a secure and reliable repository environment
  • add value to digital materials by creating a technical framework
    responsive to improved functionality and open development
  • educate the university community on the benefits of working within the repository environment

– Virginia Tech, Digital Imaging Services