Mission Statement

Nutting Memorial Library is dedicated to supporting the teaching, learning, and research activities of the Maine Maritime Academy community. We empower patrons to access, evaluate, and apply information by maintaining quality collections, a welcoming environment, and a knowledgeable staff.


  • All persons have the right to access information resources.
  • Courteous and efficient service is paramount to the success of the user experience.
  • A culture of knowledge, learning, and critical thinking enriches every stage of life.
  • Change is constant; innovation and creativity are foundational to progress.
  • The success of the community relies on inclusivity and collaboration.