Mission of MPL

“The mission of the Marion Public Library is to provide public access to ideas and information for opportunities for life-long learning and development of, by, and for all persons who use library-connected resources in the library and beyond, in cooperation with other libraries, assisted by knowledgeable and friendly employees, in an appropriate environment, by authority of applicable laws, and in accordance with library board adopted policies and procedures.”

Vision of MPL

  • To serve our community as a vital and reliable information resource.
  •  To encourage people of all ages in the pursuit of learning and personal excellence.
  •  To provide a community meeting place.
  •  To preserve a record and memory of our community’s past.