Founded in 1933 by the Sisters of the Presentation of Mary
and Sister Madeleine of Jesus, Rivier University is a Catholic institution of
higher education dedicated to transforming hearts and minds to serve the
world. River University libraries support this mission and the University’s
"educate the whole person in the context of an academic community
that cultivates critical thought, sound judgment and respect for all
people. This community supports the intellectual growth of all its
members while offering them opportunities for social, cultural, moral and
social media supports the Libraries’ and University’s missions, and will comply
with the Rivier University Social Media Guidelines. Posts to
library social media accounts are intended to inform, engage, and sustain our
community: Rivier University students, alumni, and prospective students; faculty
and staff; the greater academic community around the world; and our peers at
other libraries. We have a particular interest in growing a group of library
and reading enthusiasts at Rivier University.
social media will:
1. Inform our community
of things happening at our libraries and in the world of books and information.
We are particularly committed to creating, sharing and liking posts related to:
- services, resources,
and events at the Rivier Libraries and around campus
- books and media
- the joy of reading
- lifelong learning
- the library world
2. Engage with our
community and the greater academic library world, building a social community
of people with a passion for libraries as well as the written and spoken word.
3. Sustain our
community by connecting people and resources.