NOLS will assign top priority to the following strategic initiatives, and will work with community partners to achieve them.

  • Provide education and enrichment opportunities for people of all ages, especially young children.
  • Empower people to make the most of library resources.
  • Foster creative social interaction by being the “Third Place.”
  • Provide library facilities that are safe, comfortable, convenient, pleasant and energy-efficient.
  • Respond nimbly to community needs.
  • Support local workforce development.
  • Support development of local economies.

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