St. Ambrose University Library Mission Statement
“The mission of the SAU Library is to select, organize, and maintain print and electronic resources that support the curriculum and information needs of our campus community.
We contribute to the educational mission of St. Ambrose University by teaching library use and strategies for independent learning and providing an environment that encourages study, intellectual and cultural endeavors, and personal growth. It is our responsibility to be a positive influence in the Quad Cities and the global library community.”
Library Policies: Check-out loan periods, fines & fees, printing & scanning, network usage policy
Teaching & Instruction: Open education resources, Information Literacy 101, Library instruction to support a specific assignment, Copyright compliance & Fair useAssignment collaboration/development, Reference services
Research Support: Library Central--access to Regent University book collections, Interlibrary loan, Google Scholar integration
Library Collections: Library Central as discovery system, Electronic database subscriptions (films, articles, books), print journals, purchase requests for the library