Mission Statement

The mission of the Cedar Falls Public Library is:

Cultivating enduring pathways to experiences that inspire, enrich and captivate the imagination.

We also believe in these Values:


Maintaining collections, services and spaces that are available to all.


Building relationships to serve local needs and interests.

Diversity & Inclusion

Respecting difference and welcoming all.

Intellectual Freedom

Upholding personal rights to confidentially and freely access information.

Discovery, Education & Learning

Enriching lives through the pursuit of knowledge.

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Approved by the Cedar Falls Public Library Board May 6, 2020