Mission & Goals
Literacy (IL) Program at Harford Community College Library aims to support and
improve the information literacy skills of members of the College community by providing a variety of
for students, staff, and faculty.
Literacy is one of Harford Community College’s eight
Academic Outcomes that students develop through their coursework and
other educational experiences at HCC.
The HCC Library’s
IL Program goals are based on the
Association of College and Research Libraries Standards. We aim to
increase the ability of each
member of the HCC Community to:
nature and extent of the information needed.
information effectively and efficiently.
information and its sources critically and incorporate selected information
into his or her knowledge base and value system.
information effectively to accomplish a specific purpose.
use information ethically and legally.