Library Mission Statement

The mission of Cuesta College Library is to support and enhance the district's instructional programs by developing and maintaining collections of print and electronic resources to meet the information needs of students and faculty; and by teaching students to access, evaluate, and use information effectively and ethically.



Student Learning Outcomes

A Cuesta College information literate student is one who should know or be able to do the following:

  • Conceptualize and communicate a research topic or information need, and know when expert assistance is necessary.
  • Synthesize material and evaluate whether information need has been successfully satisfied.
  • Locate, use, and evaluate library and information resources relevant to class assignments and personal information needs.