Mission and Strategic Plan


The Harrison Libraries provide services and resources that support teaching, learning, research, and creativity at the University of Hartford. We foster intellectual curiosity, scholarly integrity, and critical inquiry. We incorporate principles of diversity, equity, inclusion, accessibility, belonging, and justice into the work we do.

Strategic Plan

Please see the full Harrison Libraries Strategic Plan (PDF).

Below are key themes from the strategic plan:

 Library As Place 

 Library As Expertise

 Visibility and User Engagement

  • Research Support, Assistance, and Information Instruction
  • Discovery and Delivery

 Library As Collections (Physical or Online)

 Library as [an] Organization

  • Staffing
  • Library as Partner/Collaborator (Across Campus and Beyond)
  • Financial Base to Support Activities/Resources

Business Continuity and Disaster Response Planning