:: Mission and vision statement

Library Mission Statement

The mission of the Riverside Public Library is to circulate books and other library resources, promote personal competency in seeking and evaluating information, and present quality programs in a welcoming environment to the residents of the City of Riverside so that they may become productive participants in the literate society.

Our Vision

To be the foremost promoter of self-directed life-long learning. We spark curiosity and provide tools for discovery.

Library Brand

"Sparking curiosity and providing tools for discovery."

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