Laurel County Public Library
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Mission Statement

As a cornerstone of the community, the Laurel County Public Library provides dynamic and accessible learning opportunities for all by maintaining a comprehensive materials collection and offering diverse, innovative programs essential to building knowledge, stimulating imagination, and cultivating thought.

Vision

The Laurel County Public Library is a showcase library with expanding resources, leading facilities, and professional staff that:

  • Offers innovative and non-traditional services and programs for adults, teens, and children.
  • Is a dominant online presence.
  • Is a catalyst for community economic development.
  • Has vigorous community support.
  • Core Values

      Community Commitment

      We believe in earning strong public trust through open communication, reliable service, and the understanding of community needs.

      Professionalism

      We are committed to reaching our full potential and maintaining exemplary professional standards in the workplace through open relationships with our co-workers, teamwork, and honesty.

      Knowledge

      We believe lifelong learning opportunities build a foundation for sustaining our community.

      Innovation

      We are committed to nurturing new ideas and technologies, thinking creatively, and sharing solutions.

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