Our Mission

Mount Vernon City Library promotes lifelong learning by providing access to information and materials that are varied in format and rich in viewpoint. We connect our diverse community through innovative programming and excellent service.

Our Core Values

Mount Vernon City Library stands on a foundation of core values including, but not limited to:

  • Excellent customer service
  • Relevancy
  • Patience, understanding and caring
  • Tolerance
  • Sensitivity
  • Helpfulness
  • Welcoming spirit
  • Community Leadership
  • Contributor to the community’s quality of life