On March 17th, The University of Louisiana at Monroe Faculty Senate issued a resolution in support of LOUIS. Below is the full text, and here is the original PDF version.
RESOLUTION FROM THE ULM FACULTY SENATE TO THE LOUISIANA BOARD OF REGENTS SUPPORTING FULL FUNDING FOR LOUIS
WHEREAS, LOUIS, the Louisiana Library Network, provides essential information resources and services that contribute to the success of our university and college students and faculty through a consortium of 47 member libraries;
WHEREAS, These essential resources and services include the University of Louisiana at Monroe (ULM) Library automation system and catalog of the library collections, electronic research databases and full-text journals, remote access to library resources 24/7 through authentication of users, Interlibrary loan and reciprocal borrowing among all member libraries, and the Louisiana Digital Library, as well as centralized servers and an expert support staff;