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Mission and Policies

Mission

The library provides resources, instruction, and services supporting the college curriculum and enhancing the intellectual, professional, cultural, and personal growth of the college community. The library encourages discovery, critical thinking and the life of the mind.


Policies

Click on the links below to access specific library policies.

About the Libraries

The libraries of the colleges of DCCCD make up a multilibrary system that stretches to the far corners of Dallas County and beyond. Each library serves its own students and staff as well as the local community in its area. Although each has its own unique personality, they all participate in cooperative efforts to improve efficiency and serve their users better. 

Leadership and guidance in common issues provided by the Library Directors Council

The libraries hold joint membership in:

The libraries wish to thank the people of Texas for helping us provide a number of services, especially the database collection of more than 100 titles. Many of these services would not have been possible without the funding provided through the Texas State Library.