Mission Statement

Rose Tree Media School District 
An Information Literacy Curriculum 
Mission Statement


The mission of the library program in the Rose Tree Media School District is to provide an active learning environment that ensures each student has the opportunity to become an independent, effective, and responsible user of ideas and information.

In pursuit of this mission, our school library program will...

Provide collections that address the diverse interests, multicultural backgrounds and varied ability levels of our students.

Provide resources and learning experiences that will foster life-long learning.

Promote student literacy through individual and group activities.

Promote technology that maximizes our students' ability to access, create and communicate information.

Work collaboratively with teachers to provide relevant learning experiences across the curriculum.

Provide access to information in a variety of formats through systematic learning activities that develop strategies for selecting, retrieving, evaluating, synthesizing and communicating that information.