About the Libraries

About the Libraries


VISION

Equitable access to information that inspires our diverse community to engage in the common pursuit of knowledge.


MISSION

To advance critical inquiry, collaborative learning, and knowledge creation through dynamic services, spaces, and collections.


CORE VALUES

Intellectual development

We will advance the intellectual development of students, faculty, and staff, as well as our colleagues within the Libraries, by promoting freedom of inquiry and expression and providing opportunities to engage with diverse ideas.

Equitable access

We will prioritize services and programs that contribute to equitable access to information and education for all, regardless of identity, ability, geography, or economic means.

Excellent service

We will strive to provide excellent service by prioritizing inclusive, collaborative, and innovative approaches to meeting the needs of all students, faculty, and staff.