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Mission & Goals


University of HawaiĘ»i Maui College Library’s mission is to provide resources and services to stimulate intellectual curiosity and to facilitate learning, research, and information literacy within the academic community. We are a proactive organization that addresses issues, anticipates trends, and sets its agenda with the needs of the current and future academic community in mind.

Program Learning Outcomes (PLOs) and Goals

Primary Goal
The library will add value to learning and teaching.

Strategic Division Goals

1. Information Literacy
Promote information literacy throughout the academic community by teaching users to find, evaluate, and make intelligent and ethical use of information resources.

2. Collection Development & Access Services
Provide user-friendly access to information resources in all formats and the support services needed to make intelligent use of these resources.

3. Staffing & Staff Development
Recruit, develop, retain, and motivate a diverse and well-qualified staff team who can make a significant contribution to the academic mission of the college.

4. Intellectual Environment
Create a comfortable, safe and user-friendly environment for study, research, and information sharing.

5. Services Marketing
Promote the usage of library resources and services through a program of advertising and user education.