Mentor Public Library
Strategic Plan Community Service Responses
Create Young Readers—Early Literacy
We will Create Young Readers. Our outstanding staff will provide quality materials and engaging programs to support early literacy, and community partnerships to encourage a love of reading.
Understand How to Find, Evaluate, and Use Information—Information Fluency
We will help our patrons Understand How to Find, Evaluate, and Use Information. Our trained staff will help users develop skills to use information and technology to meet their needs; including instructional programs, reference services, and user-friendly technology initiatives.
Satisfy Curiosity—Lifelong Learning
We will Support Lifelong Learning. Our programming will be targeted to specific populations and will be the cornerstone of an environment that supports learning for both individuals and groups. We will be the premier source for information on life challenges, in partnership with local community services.
Stimulate Imagination—Reading, Viewing, and Listening for Pleasure
We will provide a collection to Stimulate the Imagination: Reading, Viewing, and Listening Materials for Pleasure. Our collection will be balanced, in a variety of formats, and will be supported by relevant programming opportunities and a responsive staff. Our programs will promote the joy of reading and meet the leisure interests of our patrons.
Connect to the Online World—Public Internet
We will be a Connection to the Online World. We will provide high-speed Internet access for the public, including computers, printers, and wireless access. We recognize that we are the only resource for this connectivity for many.