Library Vision and Mission


RMIT University Library is a creative partner in the achievement of the University’s teaching, learning and research goals

  • acquiring, organising and promoting seamless connections
  • to worldwide recorded knowledge
  • for RMIT staff and students
  • at the place and time of their choice
  • and with strengths in subject areas relevant to RMIT


RMIT University Library will be:

  • an innovative university library aligned with the goals
    of an innovative university
  • engaged with University goals and strategies
  • partnered with academic and other University staff
    to achieve those goals
  • creative in finding new solutions and new ways of operating

It will contribute directly to teaching outcomes by being a leader in the integration of information provision within flexibly delivered, borderless education programs

It will contribute directly to learning outcomes by being at the forefront in the development of integrated information literacy programs for lifelong learning, creativity, practicality, a global imagination and ongoing professional development

It will contribute directly to research outcomes by being the first choice in the search for knowledge which is industry relevant, client and community responsive and oriented to address real world research outcomes