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Library Mission


  • To promote enlightened citizenship.
  • To enrich personal lives.
  • To encourage continuous self-education.

Steps to achieving objectives

  • Assemble, preserve and administer books and related materials.
  • Make its books and related materials readily available to the public.
  • Provide free and equal access to all citizens of the area.

This resource is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by State Library of Iowa.