It describes what we’re trying to do for Powell River, how we see that developing and what we think is important to consider as we serve you. Every organization uses these statements as a basis for operating. We’d be honoured if you would read ours.
The Library: a vital resource leading the community with innovative information experiences for discovery, connection and social enrichment.
We are a public educational, cultural and recreational resource at the heart of our community where all can experience limitless access to all forms of information.
STATEMENT OF VALUES
(In alphabetical order)
Accessibility: Accessing information is free, uncensored and without physical barriers.
Accountability: Spending public funds drives us to be vigilant about efficiency.
Collaboration: Working together with other organizations can produce better results.
Heritage: Preserving our cultural heritage helps us discover who we are.
Literacy: Improving literacy invests in the community's economic, physical and mental wellbeing.
Quality: Producing work that is of high quality, innovative and flexibile will meet changing needs.
Respect: Embracing diversity, maintaining confidentiality and dealing fairly demonstrate respect.
Responsiveness: Gathering feedback helps us to constantly improve.