Building Community

Community is the driver for everything we do. And community collaboration is at the core of our everyday work.

As your public library, we choose to turn outward, create welcoming environments, and live our library’s diversity statement

Vision and mission

Why do we exist? To empower every voice in our community. 

What do we do? We share the information, services, and opportunities that fulfill Oak Park’s aspirations. 

Read more about the library’s strategic priorities and plan »

Values and commitments

These philosophies and policies guide our everyday work and define how we want to engage with our community. More policies »

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