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Mission, Vision and Values


The University Library provides relevant collections, transformative information literacy education, innovative physical and virtual spaces, user-focused services, and diverse educational and cultural programming in support of student success, faculty scholarship, staff resource needs, and the greater CSUN community.


The University Library is the heart of the CSUN campus, supporting the CSUN vision of educational opportunity, inclusion, and excellence, now and in the future.


  • Excellence in service
  • Diversity and inclusion
  • Innovation and discovery
  • Technology exploration
  • Library employee success
  • Positive and transparent communication

Statement of the Library's Solidarity with Protests against Systemic Racism