Vision and mission


We strive to equip graduates with the skills and capabilities to meet the challenges of the 21st century and to make a positive impact on their communities and across the world.


The Library is committed to deliver authentic Monash experience and to empower students and staff with intellectual pursuits through the provision of outstanding information resources and services, fit-for-purpose learning spaces, innovative skills development programs and enriched learning experiences.

Guiding principles

The Library is committed to academic excellence through value to the University, professionalism, accountability, meaningful collaborations and engagement with the broader Monash community.

We contribute to the University’s mission through the highest level of service supported by learner-centred environments in a spirit of respect, diversity and integrity.

We strive for excellence by continuously enhancing our body of knowledge, work practices and standards through lifelong learning and professional development.

We fulfil both individual commitment and collective responsibility to deliver results in order to realise the University’s goals.

We support a climate of collaboration and peer learning that builds upon effective cross-campus partnerships.

We contribute to the University’s intellectual and cultural life by fostering campus, community and social engagement.