To be our community's best and most sought after resource for information, learning, and discovery.
To open doors to a world of ideas, information, and imagination, thereby enhancing the economic, social, and cultural vitality of our diverse community.
Our library system, which was created in 1923, continues to thrive with the expertise of our staff, excellent resources, and unwavering support from the citizens of Arlington. We serve our community with a network of 6 library facilities. The George W. Hawkes Central Library is the largest facility, serving as the cornerstone of our organization. Our five branch libraries are located in various sectors throughout the city.
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