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Mission, Vision, and Core Values

Mission | Vision | Core Values

The Camden County Library System’s Mission

We meet the learning, recreational and informational needs of our customers, providing an open environment for our community

The Camden County Library System’s Vision

We are the Camden County Library System, your gateway to the world. With you, we create bridges that begin in Camden County and lead to the destination of your choice. Building on our proud heritage, we use technology to extend beyond our walls.

We exist to bring people, ideas and opportunities together in many resourceful ways. We promote continuous improvement in Camden County by fostering community growth and cooperation. We measure our success by your success.

The Camden County Library System's Core Values

We ensure equitable access to Library resources. 

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
We welcome, engage, and reflect all people in our communities. 

Healthy Workplace
We foster an encouraging, caring, safe and supportive work environment. 

We act with honesty and trustworthiness and hold ourselves to high ethical standards. 

Intellectual Freedom
We support free and open access to information.

Lifelong Learning
We provide resources that support learning in every stage of life. 

We protect the right to privacy and confidentiality. 

Social Responsibility
We strengthen our communities and advance the common good.