Mission, Vision and Values

Mission Statement

OhioLINK creates a competitive advantage for Ohio's higher education community by cooperatively and cost-effectively acquiring, providing access to, and preserving an expanding array of print and digital scholarly resources in order to advance teaching, learning, research, and the growth of Ohio's knowledge-based economy.

Vision Statement

Provide Ohio students, faculty, & citizens with the best academic library content to achieve their goals and aspirations.

OhioLINK Values and Principles

  • Cooperation, transparency, communication, and shared decision making.
  • Using resources in ways that serve both the collective good and member libraries' individual priorities and needs.
  • Sharing diverse, deep, and growing collections of current and historical materials.
  • Collaborating with other types of Ohio libraries and information providers to serve the citizens of the state.