Library Mission & Long Range Plan

Mission: To Ignite Infinite Possibilities

GOAL 1: To inspire literacy, learning, and a love of reading


  • Create young readers
  • Sustain readers through collections and programs
  • Build digital literacy by increasing educational and access opportunities
  • Help students succeed in school by providing resources for education
  • Enable life-long education

GOAL 2: To serve with excellence and respect for all


  • Provide free and equal access to all
  • Provide consistently welcoming and reliable customer service
  • Continuously evaluate and improve all aspects of the user experience
  • Attract and retain a passionate and engaged staff

GOAL 3: To grow and sustain readers through a community-responsive collection in a variety of formats


  • Ensure accessible and carefully curated collections in print, audio, and digital formats
  • Curate and manage an exemplary and well-balanced collection

GOAL 4: To be good stewards of public resources through efficient and effective delivery of services 


  • Analyze Library workflows and processes to optimize citizens’ return on investment
  • Seek alternative funding sources for special projects and initiatives