Dudley Knox Library contributes to learning, research and teaching -- anytime, anywhere -- through relevant and evolving collections, tools, services, and spaces designed for NPS patrons of today and tomorrow.
|Select and provide Scholarly Content relevant to NPS instructional and research needs|
|Promote Seamless Access and remove barriers to collections, people, and services|
|Create Learner-Centered physical and virtual Spaces|
|Assure Institutional Memory through a centralized repository for the NPS scholarly record and archival materials|
The Dudley Knox Library is a dynamic and collaborative partner with members of the NPS community that is dedicated to advancing knowledge through integrated resources, responsive services, library instruction, and research assistance. We work collegially to promote NPS’s position as a top-tier graduate-level teaching and research institution that fosters lifelong learning. DKL is a flexible, agile organization that measures and continually assesses our quality, relevance and effectiveness as we support the NPS strategic plan.
The staff of the Dudley Knox Library continued to deliver highly-valued content, programs, and services that garnered the highest customer satisfaction ratings from NPS students, faculty and staff as well as from alumni and visitors from around the globe.
Throughout the DKL FY12 annual report you will see examples, facts and figures about our many activities. For example …
In summary, DKL made and embraced change and we thrived as we constantly explored new ways to reach out to patrons and be the best that the award-winning Dudley Knox Library could be!