Saint Mary’s Libraries empower students and faculty for academic success, delivering research services that surpass expectations, aiming to:

  • Enable students to become independent and ethical researchers.
  • Ensure timely access to resources that support academic success.
  • Create a user-friendly experience, tailored to student and faculty needs.
  • Provide inclusive spaces for research, writing, and studying.

Core Values

  • User-Centeredness
  • Convenience
  • Equity
  • Innovation
  • Efficiency
  • Continuous Improvement


Saint Mary’s University Libraries will be a valued partner in our academic community by offering high-quality resources, innovative services and transformative learning experiences with student and faculty needs as a top priority.