About Us

Mission

We contribute to our University's success by providing excellent library services, information resources, and learning, teaching and research support.

We achieve this by:
  • Providing high quality, welcoming library spaces that meet the need for individual learning, research and collaborative study and that are safe and secure.
  • Supporting, assisting and coaching users in the use of our information resources and services.
  • Engaging with our students and the wider academic community to ensure we meet their needs and expectations.
  • Championing the delivery of information, research and digital literacy skills.
  • Innovating, improving and extending the range of services and resources we deliver, exploiting the opportunities offered by emerging technologies.
  • Ensuring our staff have the skills and competencies to provide an effective service in a complex and changing environment.

Our Values

Our customers are central to everything we do:
  • We provide a welcoming and professional service that exceeds expectations
  • We are positive about change, challenges, innovation and creativity
  • We achieve success through teamwork, collaboration and individual effort
  • We value openness, integrity and fairness in all our undertakings
  • We are committed to investing in the development of our staff
  • We ensure accessibility, equality and diversity in all of our services