Mission Statement & ObjectivesThe Mission Statement for the Learning Resource Center clearly states that our overall goal is
...to collect, organize, and make available the learning resources/information necessary for both the faculty and the students of Kellogg Community College. We do this most effectively when we a.) work in joint enterprise with the teaching faculty; b.) help students become more knowledgeable and confident users of information sources and services; c.) collaborate with external sources to enhance services.
To maintain an awareness of developments in instructional design and emerging instructional technologies and the evaluation of these to provide information to the faculty and instructional support concerning such developments.
To provide guidance in the development of instructional programs, both as support and as mainstream activities to help achieve the educational program goals of the College.
To ensure the acquisition, availability, and use of a well-planned collection of learning resource materials and supportive equipment and to stimulate innovation and learning by providing the facilities that meet the instructional needs of the educational programs.
To provide a staff qualified, concerned and involved in serving the needs of students.>
To provide information literacy sessions for students that will familiarize them with the diversity of our collections and with the information sources they will need for study and research.
To engage in appropriate inter-agency activities for the purpose of cooperative sharing of resources and other services of mutual benefit to participants.