Who We Are and Whom We Serve
MCPL provides services at no charge to all residents living in Monroe County. All are welcome to visit the library to browse our books, magazines, and newspapers, use our public computers, and enjoy our spaces. Residents may get a free library card to check out books, movies, and music; to download audiobooks, ebooks, DVDs,and digital music; access all our databases; and reserve meeting rooms and gallery space. Those outside our service area may get a public library access card (PLAC) for a fee.
Mission, Vision and Values
The mission of Monroe County Public Library is to enrich lives and strengthen our community by providing equitable access to information and opportunities to read, learn, discover, and create.
An educated, engaged, curious, and creative Monroe County, with the library at its center.
- Freedom of expression
- Lifelong learning
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Adopted by the Board of Trustees - December 19, 2012