Our Mission

The mission of the Piedmont Regional Library System is to provide services and materials which will empower people, raise their aspirations, enhance their employability, and build active citizenship and quality of life in the community.

Core Values

We are able to laugh, and conduct ourselves with a can-do attitude.
We creatively seek knowledge and passionately advocate for lifelong learning. 
We provide access to information without personal bias or censorship.
We are sincerely accountable for our actions and conduct ourselves with integrity.
We are trustworthy and value confidentiality. We treat everyone with respect and honesty.
We offer professional service with patience, helpfulness, compassion and empathy.


Create Young Readers: Early Literacy
Children from birth to age five will have programs and services designed to ensure that they will enter school ready to learn to read, write, and listen.
Connect to the Online World: Public Internet Access
Residents will have high-speed access to the digital world with no unnecessary restrictions or fees to ensure that everyone can take advantage of the ever-growing resources and services available through the Internet.
Lifelong Learning: Satisfy Curiosity
Residents will have the resources they need to explore topics of personal interest and continue to learn throughout their lives.