The Library's Vision and Mission


  • To advance learning and teaching, in and beyond the studio and classroom, consistent with Ringling College’s scholar practitioner philosophy. 

  • To enable the College’s institutional mission and strategic goals, in partnership with academic departments, campus support services, and the arts community.


A) To be a learner-centered, virtual and physical destination of intellectual, social, collaborative and creative engagement.  

B) To be a dynamic interface for fostering inquiry, imagination, and inspiration.

C) To be an outstanding, model, 21st century art and design library learning center.