Subject:   MISSION STATEMENT
Approved By:  Board of Trustees
Date:  08/27/94
                                      File Code: 17.3011

     At the Columbus Metropolitian Library, our mission is to
promote lifelong learning among residents of Central Ohio by
ensuring access to information, providing a diverse collection,
and advancing literacy by encouraging children and families to
read.

     We are committed to providing exceptional service to all.