Mission & Vision

Our Mission

Connect community to ideas, information, and inspiration.

Our Vision for the Future

A county where knowledge, creativity, and opportunity thrive.

Our Goals

Promote Personal Growth & Learning

Develop dynamic programing for people of all ages and backgrounds to meet and learn together. Build community around reading and literacy. Strengthen the library’s contribution to youth education and development.

Expand Access to Information, Ideas & Stories

Build partnerships to make lasting differences in people’s lives. Develop collections that reflect and inspire the community. Deliver convenient, patron focused services.

Strengthen Communities & Neighborhoods

Bring library services to the people. Establish the library as civic focal point and essential resource for communities.

Foster a Culture of Innovation

Serve as respected experts in the community. Develop and share professional interests and talents. Empower staff with the tools and knowledge to excel in their work.