Our Vision, Mission and Values

Our Vision

Where communities come together, sparking curiosity and creating possibility for all.

Our Mission

We build and support community by creating inclusive spaces, services and collections that advance literacies and invite people to innovate, learn, explore, and connect.

Our Values

Inclusion: We create welcoming spaces and services that reflect our communities.

Respect: We treat all people in a dignified way and with compassion.

Creativity: We encourage and support innovative thinking, approaches and solutions.

Accountability: We are responsible stewards of our resources, and respect our position as community leaders.

Sustainability: We are advocates for thriving, healthy, diverse and resilient communities for generations to come.

Intellectual Freedom: We support the open exchange of information and ideas.

Service Excellence: We consistently deliver high-quality services that are responsive to our communities.