Mission Statement

The Lanark Highlands Public Library is a team of dedicated staff and volunteers committed to enriching the community by providing access to the world's ideas, information and changing technology. Canadian content is a priority.

Vision Statement

The Lanark Highlands Public Library is an important community hub proactively encouraging literacy, communication, connectivity and creative thinking through its quality, future-focused library services.

Values

Responsive: The Lanark Highlands Public Library will respond to community needs and concerns.

Current: The Lanark Highlands Public Library will strive to be up-to-date with respect to media, materials and outlook.

Collaborative: There will be collaboration among the community, the staff and the library board.

Inclusive: The Lanark Highlands Public Library will not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, religion or sexual orientation.

Informed: The library board and staff will be informed and maintain professional best practices.

Innovative: The Lanark Highlands Public Library will creatively develop and implement innovative policies and practices while continuing to provide excellence in patron service.

Respectful: The Lanark Highlands Public Library will demonstrate respect for all patrons and their values.

Members of the Board 2019

Bob Mezzatesta - Chair
Bonita Carrothers - Vice Chair
Jeannette Bosman
Leslie Golding
Ryan Hunter
Peter McLaren
Joan Sargeant
Shannon Adams - Treasurer