O'Grady Library mission and guiding principles
O’Grady Library’s mission is to actively
support the educational goals of Saint Martin’s University by providing
instruction, services, resources, facilities, and technologies that
facilitate access to information and in order to foster inquiry, creativity,
discovery and the acquisition of knowledge.
The O’Grady Library is a haven for
intellectual freedom and academic exploration. The Library encourages
faculty and student scholarship by supporting excellence in teaching,
building collections to support the curriculum, and providing systems for
the delivery of information. The Library faculty and staff provide skilled
guidance in finding, using and interpreting information to meet the needs of
scholars in an environment of service inspired by the Benedictine tradition.
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