Vision and Mission of Chester Springs Library

Vision Statement


We are a welcoming center of knowledge, inspiration and opportunity for all residents and contribute to a healthy, safe and economically vibrant community.


Mission Statement:


The mission of the Chester Springs Library is to serve the residents of the area by making readily available a variety of materials, resources and programs to promote education, information and recreation. Being a vital part of the 18 member Chester County Library System enables us to ensure that our library users have access to exceptional opportunities to read, learn, create, connect and contribute to a better quality of life.


Guiding Principles


Access                         We deliver fair and open access to all library resources.

Collaboration             We work with other members of the Chester County Library System to achieve better results for our community and the greater area.

Consistency                We provide reliable and dependable services to our patrons.

Customer Service      We focus on extraordinary customer service for all of our patrons, donors, volunteers and community partners.

Literacy                       We believe literacy is a fundamental need that enables every person to participate fully and equitably in our community.

Respect                       We appreciate and strive to respond to the diverse backgrounds, cultures and capabilities of our entire community.


Core Services and Programs:

  • To provide a collection of popular materials for adults.
  • To provide children’s materials and serve as a resource for children’s activities.
  • To serve as an exchange for community information.