Strategic Planning 2016 - 2018

Mission Statement
CONNECT community, INSPIRE curiosity, CULTIVATE learning

Strategic Priorities

  • Strengthen connections to community efforts and partners
  • Foster literacy and student achievement
  • Create vibrant learning spaces that engage the broad diversity of our community
  • Promote economic prosperity and racial justice
  • Ensure stewardship of public resources

Guiding Principles
Free Access
Offer collections and programs with no cost to use.

Available to All
Provide services to the whole spectrum of the community.

Adapt services and programs to serve the changing needs of our community.

Bold & Fun
Foster creativity and innovation in providing engaging opportunities for users.

User Focused
Develop processes that are convenient, welcoming and customer centered.

Facilities Planning

Shoreview Building Project

White Bear Lake Building Project

Facilities Master Plan (PDF Document)