Mission and Strategic Plan

Library Mission

The NCAR Library delivers innovative information services in support of the evolving and diverse needs of the NCAR|UCAR community by:

  • fostering world-class research and the development of cutting-edge technology
  • facilitating the transfer of data, information, and knowledge
  • providing information science expertise in support of NCAR|UCAR operations
  • instilling a culture of inclusion, diversity, and openness 

Strategic Plan

A world-class facility deserves a world-class library. The NCAR Library is an integral component of our institutional mission and a recognized leader in the provision of atmospheric and Earth science resources and information services. View the 2018 NCAR Library and Archives strategic plan.

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