Mission & Vision

Our Mission

DeKalb County Public Library is a place to grow. The library enlightens and enriches the people of DeKalb County by providing responsive, dynamic services that meet the changing informational needs of a diverse population. Through a trained, service-oriented staff, partnerships, and ready access to both print and electronic resources, the library is committed to superior service that promotes a strong, literate DeKalb community and enhances the quality of life.

Our Vision

We envision a DeKalb County where every person has the opportunity to reach his or her own full potential in an economically strong community which values family, diversity, and cooperation.