Due to the weather, the Library Board meeting at the library in Mounds View has been cancelled. The meeting is rescheduled for Wednesday, February 27, 6:30 p.m. at the library in Maplewood.


Strategic Planning 2019 - 2021

Mission Statement
CONNECT community, INSPIRE curiosity, CULTIVATE learning

Strategic Priorities

  • Facilitate access by removing barriers.
  • Foster literacy and lifelong learning.
  • Maximize learning and exploration through dynamic use of technology, library space and community space.
  • Work proactively with partners to support community well-being.

Guiding Principles

Welcoming and Open to All
Engage and serve the whole spectrum of our community.

Equitable and Inclusive
Embed equity and inclusion in all aspects of our operations.

Offer spaces, services and collections with no usage fee.

Bold and Fun
Foster creativity, innovation and engagement.

Adapt to the changing needs of our community.

Accountable and Resourceful
Steward public resources wisely.


Facilities Planning

Shoreview Building Project

White Bear Lake Building Project

Facilities Master Plan (PDF Document)