About the Library
Halle Library Mission Statement
Halle Library serves the Endicott College community as a hub of information resources and is a major source of support for the College's academic curriculum. The Library environment, both physical and virtual, is designed to be welcoming and friendly, conducive to research and all styles of inquiry. Halle Library's information offerings are carefully selected and managed by professional staff in collaboration with faculty subject experts, encompassing an array of traditional print materials as well as digital and online media. Through classroom instruction, electronic communication, and in-person exchange, Halle Library's professionals assist Endicott's community of scholars in navigating the sea of global information resources, fostering the growth of discerning, information-literate students in all disciplines. As gateway and guide to a world of information, Halle Library supports the Mission of Endicott College in “supporting the personal and professional development of its students, preparing them to assume meaningful roles within the greater community, both domestically and internationally.”
About Halle Library
The Diane Meyers Halle Library is a major academic support unit of Endicott College for all levels and locations of curricular programming. Situated in the heart of the campus, Halle Library is open 96.5 hours per week during the academic year, with a lower-level cyber-café open 24/7 for students. Halle Library has ample seating, environmentally-friendly lighting, wireless connectivity and an attractive open floor-plan. Numerous computer workstations, printer kiosks, photocopiers and a scanner are available. Over 260,000 Library titles in print and digital formats support the curriculum. Library periodical and research databases aggregate and enable access to hundreds of thousands of individual full-text journal articles across disciplines. Reference librarians are available to provide both individual assistance and group instruction to support students with their research and information needs, and to develop information literacy skills that will facilitate lifelong learning. Endicott College is a member of the North of Boston Library Exchange (NOBLE), a network of 28 academic and public libraries. A shared online catalog enables access to over three million items across the network. Halle Library is also a participating member of the Massachusetts Libraries Commonwealth Catalog, a virtual resource enabling Endicott patrons to access additional millions of library items across the state. Daily delivery service among NOBLE libraries expedites the transfer of requested materials. On-site reciprocal borrowing privileges between NOBLE member libraries are also available.