Excerpts from the Northwest Association of Schools and Colleges Accreditation Handbook 1999 Edition
Standard Five - Library And Information Resources
Standard 5.A - Purpose and Scope
The primary purpose for library and information resources is to support teaching, learning, and, if applicable, research in ways consistent with, and supportive of, the institution's mission and goals. Adequate library and information resources and services, at the appropriate level for degrees offered, are available to support the intellectual, cultural, and technical development of students enrolled in courses and programs wherever located and however delivered.
Standard Two - Educational Program And Its Effectiveness
Standard 2.A. - General Requirements
2.A.8 Faculty, in partnership with library and information resources personnel, ensure that the use of library and information resources is integrated into the learning process.
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