Mission Statement

Our Vision

The Library is a forum for ideas and a source of information for the enrichment of the entire Nashua community.

Our Mission

The Library serves our community by providing access to resources for information, inspiration and enrichment.

Our Values

The Library – its Board of Trustees, staff and volunteers – is committed to the following values:

  • We value the library as a public forum: it is a community facility for open communication of ideas and information; its collection, displays, programs and services reflect an array of opinions and viewpoints.
  • We value the community by actively participating in it and endeavoring to enhance the quality of its life.
  • We value full and equal access to information, the building, its services and its programs.
  • We value the collection of and accessibility to information in up-to-date, existing, and emerging formats: print, electronic, audio and video.
  • We value our customers by responding to them with equal, respectful, accurate and friendly service in a safe environment.
  • We value the many contributions we receive each year from Friends, volunteers and donors and we endeavor to respect the wishes of all who leave bequests.
  • We value reading and learning and promote both for all ages.
  • We value the privacy of our users by keeping their transactions strictly confidential.