Kennedy Library values

Kennedy Library is committed to valuing the scholar in everyone by delivering excellent service, fostering collaboration and innovation, and respecting and nurturing Cal Poly’s distinctive sense of community.

Value Summary
Service We EMBRACE our role as educators and as providers of excellent service that supports instruction and learning, and that creates an effective environment for research and scholarship.
Collaboration We FOSTER an atmosphere of collaboration, student engagement and discovery, and partnerships that support learning.
Innovation We INSPIRE excellence by creating a dynamic learning and teaching environment that uses a polytechnic perspective to help shape the future.
Community We NURTURE the intellectual and cultural life of our campus and the region by serving as a hub for scholarly, co‐curricular, and creative academic engagement across all our communities for the common good.
Inclusive Excellence We ENCOURAGE inclusiveness by promoting understanding, learning, respect, and appreciation for all members of the Cal Poly community and beyond.