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The University Libraries advances the mission of Southwest Baptist University by building collaborative relationships; nurturing scholarship; providing information access and instruction; encouraging curiosity, exploration, discovery, and knowledge creation; and supporting learning in and beyond the university.
We bring the library to you. The University Libraries integrates dynamic, user-centered services with the teaching, learning, and researching needs of the University community.
The University Libraries…
embraces the University’s Christ-centered mission by serving the needs of its constituents and promoting spiritual growth;
initiates and nurtures collaborative relationships with its constituents;
regards academic excellence as the standard in its instruction, information access, knowledge creation, and operational practices;
promotes lifelong learning: educating users on the successful retrieval and ethical use of information; and cultivating critical thinking skills through information literacy instruction;
supports scholarly endeavors through the acquisition of information resources and innovative technologies;
builds physical and virtual infrastructures, organizing information into accessible, user-friendly collections;
acts with integrity and financial responsibility, modeling academic honesty and intellectual freedom; and
delivers a user-friendly, welcoming library experience by providing convenient, reliable, and proactive services in a positive learning environment.