Mission & Policies

Mission of the Libraries

The mission of the Libraries of Saint Peter’s University is to support the instructional program and goals of the University and to ensure that every patron is an effective user of information and ideas. This mission is accomplished by providing intellectual and physical access to materials, by providing instruction to foster competence and stimulate interest in using information and ideas, and by working to meet the individual needs of patrons to become discriminating users of ideas, information and technology, thus contributing to lifelong independent learning.


Policies of the Libraries

The Saint Peter’s University Libraries seeks to provide its patrons with a secure environment conducive to study, reading and the appropriate use of materials and services. Hence, all individuals visiting or using the Libraries’ facilities or services must comply with the following Guidelines for library use:
Saint Peter’s University Libraries Alumni access and privileges Policy
Saint Peter’s University Libraries Entrance Policy
Saint Peter’s University Libraries Food & Drink Policy
Saint Peter’s University Libraries Donation Policy