Mission & Strategic Plan

Vision & Mission

The Addison Public Library sees itself as the heart of a diverse community, connecting people with ideas and information. Our mission is to foster a love of reading, to promote lifelong learning, and to provide recreational resources.

Strategic Plan 2012-2017

Goal 1.

We will create welcoming spaces that are accessible, safe and a source of community pride.

Goal 2.

The Library will provide a collection in a wide variety of formats that meets the changing needs of local residents.

Goal 3.

Library users will receive efficient, friendly and professional service from a well-trained staff.

Goal 4.

The Library will increase its visibility and impact on the community, making a positive difference in people's lives.

Goal 5.

We will be technology experts in the community, providing effective and easy to use core technology, and tracking and implementing emerging technology that will improve service and meet patron needs.

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