Approved by the Berwyn Public Library Board of Trustees at their regular meeting on January 18, 2010.


As a driving force behind a vibrant and diverse community, the Berwyn Public Library:

  • Will strive to offer a stimulating sanctuary where people of all ages and backgrounds can come together to discover a love of lifelong learning.
  • Will provide essential and vital services to our citizens in an ever changing world.


The Berwyn Public Library supports our community by:

  • Providing a welcoming and accessible environment in which all individuals receive professional service and assistance in fulfilling their educational, research, literacy and entertainment needs.
  • Educating and empowering the public through the preservation and distribution of timely and accurate information as guided by the Principles of Intellectual Freedom.