Mission & Vision Statements

Vision Statement

Preserve the Past, Honor the Present, Envision the Future
The University Libraries aspires to become the heart of learning in the BGSU community, by creating a lively gathering-place for teachers and learners, and cultivating a well-chosen collection of resources to inspire them.

Mission Statement

The University Libraries supports the Bowling Green State University mission by:

  • advancing scholarship, critical thinking, and creativity for a diverse community of users;
  • building, organizing and maintaining focused collections for academic, creative and research interests; and
  • teaching users to identify, locate, assess, and effectively use a full range of information resources.

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