Purpose Statement

  • The purpose of the D'Angelo Library is to provide information and support for faculty, students and staff of the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences' community in their pursuit of excellence by fostering the advancement of education, research, scholarship and professional practice in medicine, biomedical sciences and bioethics.

    The Library seeks to nurture the developing scholar and to instill confidence in dealing with increasing amounts of information in an ever-changing array of formats. Utilizing the latest in technological opportunities, the Library provides access to collections and resources and offers instruction in their analysis and applications.

    The D'Angelo Library connects the KCUMB community to the world of information and ideas. With a daily commitment to excellence and innovation, we select and create, organize and protect, as well as provide and teach access to resources that are relevant to our campus programs and pursuits.

    The D'Angelo Library is a center for activity on campus creating a stimulating and synergistic setting for intellectual growth.