Mission Statement

Educating minds. Empowering people. Enriching Lives. Building Community.


Vision Statement

Statue of girl reading with cat in front of libraryThe Longview Public Library, a welcoming destination and gathering place, encourages people and ideas to come together. The Library nurtures a joy of reading and discovery through creative programs, resources, collections, and innovative partnerships that meet the needs and interests of our diverse community. Our well-trained and motivated staff provide open and equal access to information through excellent customer service. The Library celebrates the history of Longview while embracing the future.



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