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Chapel Hill Public Library

A department of the Town of Chapel Hill

Mission Statement

The Chapel Hill Public Library, in recognition of the high service demands of a varied community of users, seeks:

  • To aid the individual’s pursuit of self-education and research, pleasure, and the creative use of leisure time, while employing the most efficient library technology available;
  • To serve as a center of reliable, up-to-date information, endeavoring continually to identify and meet the general and informational needs of all the people of the community the library serves;
  • To support educational, civic, cultural, and recreational activities of the community;
  • To promote ease of access to the library, books, and other library materials in general, both locally and throughout the state;
  • To maintain a pleasant environment in an atmosphere of helpfulness; and
  • To provide library service in conformity with the Library Bill of Rights as adopted by the Council of the American Library Association.

Last updated: 25 April 2005