Mission, Vision, & Goals

MISSION:

The mission of HELIN is to continually develop and sustain cooperative initiatives to enhance library resources, systems and services for all member institutions.

VISION:

HELIN aspires to collaboratively lead innovation in library and information services for the enhancement of higher education and learning.

GOALS:

  • Make the user’s needs central to the delivery of library systems and services
  • Collaborate as a regional and national leader in cooperative and consortia initiatives
  • Create efficiencies and reduce redundancies in library systems and sevices
  • Provide ongoing and regular professional development opportunities for library staff
  • Make the HELIN organizational structure strategic to the needs of its members
  • Strategically expand membership options
  • Integrate systematic assessment into planning and evaluation

The mission, vision and goals serve as the “outcomes” against which the board designs and thus pursues all initiatives.