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TCC Library: Library Mission

Our Mission

The Library's mission extends a philosophy of ‘Open’ through teaching, conversation, and community.

The Library accomplishes this by:

  • teaching and promoting information literacy
  • collecting and providing access to relevant and diverse academic resources
  • providing a welcoming and supportive environment for students, faculty, and staff

  • demonstrating through all library services and resources an openness to and ability to engage with divergent perspectives

  • employing a range of open information practices, including OER, open licensing, and open pedagogy

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Except where otherwise noted, the content in these guides by Tacoma Community College Library is licensed under CC BY SA 4.0.
This openly licensed content allows others to cite, share, or modify this content, with credit to TCC Library. When reusing or adapting this content, include this statement in the new document: This content was originally created by Tacoma Community College Library and shared with a CC BY SA 4.0 license.

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