Morton Grove Public Library, Webrary6140 Lincoln Ave., Morton Grove, IL 60053 Phone 847-965-4220

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Guiding Principles

Library trustees and staff are guided by the following statements and policies in the provision of library service:

 

Vision Statement

Morton Grove Public Library will meet the needs of its growing and increasingly diverse community by providing services and partnering with other community organizations. All will be welcomed to follow their interests, expand their dreams, learn new skills and interact with other members of the community to enhance their quality of life. The Board of Trustees and staff will work together to serve the public and respond to the changing role of libraries.

Approved by the Morton Grove Public Library Board of Trustees, February 12, 2009.

 

Mission Statement

The Morton Grove Public Library's Mission Statement guides the selection of materials as it does the development of services and the allocation of resources.

The Morton Grove Public Library will provide a place offering materials, programs, and services to assist the community in its pursuit of personal growth and lifelong learning.

Approved by the Morton Grove Public Library Board of Trustees, June 12, 2008.

 

The Morton Grove Public Library endorses the following statements from the American Library Association:

Code of Ethics

Adopted by the Morton Grove Public Library Board of Trustees, September 14, 2006

 

Ethics Statement for Public Library Trustees

Adopted by the Morton Grove Public Library Board of Trustees, September 14, 2006.

 

Library Bill of Rights

Adopted by the Morton Grove Public Library Board of Trustees June 11, 1992

 

Statement on Labeling

Adopted by the Morton Grove Public Library Board of Trustees June 11, 1992

 

The Freedom to Read

Adopted by the Morton Grove Public Library Board of Trustees June 11, 1992

 

The Freedom to View

Adopted by the Morton Grove Public Library Board of Trustees June 11, 1992.

 

Access to Electronic Information, Services, and Networks

Adopted by the Morton Grove Public Library Board of Trustees June 11, 1992.

 

Free Access to Libraries for Minors

Adopted by the Morton Grove Public Library Board of Trustees June 11, 1992.

 

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6140 Lincoln Ave.
Morton Grove, IL 60053-2989


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847-965-4220
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Friday        9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday   9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday     1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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