Library Vision Statement

Transformation via Discovery
Explore Evaluate Engage

 

Our mission is to help our students become:

  •  Intrepid explorers
  • Critical evaluators/thinkers
  • Engaged community members
  • Transformed by experience and learning
  • Confident travelers along paths of discomfort
  • Capable of discovering new perspectives

We will support students and faculty by:

  •  Intrepid explorers can access books, journals, primary resources, websites, media on campus and around the world.  Supporting students and faculty studying abroad and at home with ILL.
  • Critical evaluators/thinkers
    Receive Information Literacy instruction in class and 1:1 consultations
    Support of ACE students
  • Engaged community members
    Group study rooms
    Collaborative study spaces
    Work study and internship experiences
  • Transformed by experience and learning
    Work with faculty to develop assignments that will allow students to achieve their learning goals
  • Confident travelers along paths of discomfort
    Shifting collections
    Support staff and faculty in their lifelong learning
  • Discover new perspectives
    Work with faculty to ensure students have access to the resources they will need to successfully complete their research (and know how to use those tools)
    Work with faculty to ensure that the collection meets their needs and the needs of their students