Athens-Clarke County Mission Statement:
The mission of the Athens-Clarke County Libraries is to provide information and gateways to resources which will address the issues and needs of the community, as well as preserve the history and culture of Athens-Clarke County.
-Families in Athens-Clarke County will be assured that the libraries are the finest source in the community for educational, parenting and enrichment materials. The Library will encourage a lifelong love of reading within a safe, exciting, interesting environment.
-Library Patrons will find the latest materials in all formats. The libraries will be accessible, user-friendly, and attractive, filled with up-to-date materials, and have a well-informed staff to meet these needs.