Vision and Mission Statement

Vision Statement


The Mancos Public Library strives to be a comfortable and inclusive piece of the heart and soul of the Mancos Valley by fostering intellectual freedom; encouraging life-long learning; providing the resources for self improvement and community building to all members of the community; and supporting and showcasing the arts.

Mission Statement


Who We Serve:


  • All members of the community, and visitors, in a setting free of discrimination.


The Needs We Meet:


  • Provide information resources.
  • Support lifelong learning.
  • Offer materials and programs for pleasure and entertainment.
  • Nurture artistic creativity and literacy.
  • Support in developing research skills.
  • Provide a community meeting place.


How We Meet the Needs:


  • Knowledgeable and courteous staff.
  • Deep, broad, and current collections.
  • Dynamic, well-rounded programs.
  • Current technology and facility.
  • Spacious, well-lit and comfortable library.