UT Tyler

Mission and Policies

Robert R. Muntz Library

UT Tyler Libraries Mission Statement

The University of Texas at Tyler Libraries supports the University’s goals of excellence in teaching, research, and public service. As an essential academic unit, the Libraries will serve as a center of discovery, exchange, and advancement of ideas. We are dedicated to meeting the needs of our academic community.

UT Tyler Libraries Vision Statement

The University of Texas at Tyler Libraries are a vibrant center of intellectual engagement, technological innovation, and the preferred source for learning and scholarship.


The Libraries will:

  • Create lifelong learning opportunities for students, faculty and staff through an expansion of the libraries’ role in academic and campus activities.
  • Develop and maintain a thoughtfully chosen and well-organized array of resources that supports the curriculum and stimulates intellectual curiosity, while anticipating and responding to the changing educational environment.
  • Enhance student learning through the integration of information literacy across the curriculum.
  • Provide an environment that promotes research, reflection, and collaboration.
  • Promote high operational, service and ethical standards by ongoing evaluation of resources and services.

Library Policies and Information

UT Tyler Policies and Information

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