Guiding Principles

Mission 

Collecting, organizing and providing open access to educational, informational, recreational and cultural resources. 

Vision

Offering information, ideas and personal enrichment to all. 

Values

  • Ensuring fast access to information
  • Treating all patrons with respect and equity
  • Responding to community needs
  • Providing quality basic services without charge
  • Protecting freedom of information, privacy and confidentiality
  • Providing a safe and secure environment
  • Stewarding community resources
  • Focusing on cooperative development through partnerships
  • Encouraging programming and display of the arts

Intellectual Freedom