To assemble, preserve and administer in organized collections, books, audios, videos and electronic information in order to promote the communication of ideas and enlightened citizenship and enriched personal lives.
To serve the community as a center of reliable information.
To promote a place where inquiring minds may encounter the original, sometimes unorthodox and critical ideas so necessary as correctives and stimulants in a society that depends for its survival on free competition of ideas.
To support educational, civic and cultural activities of groups and organizations.
To provide opportunity and encouragement for children, young people, men and women to education themselves continuously.
To seek continually to identify community needs, to provide programs of service to meet such needs and to cooperate with other organizations, agencies and institutions which can provide programs or services to meet community needs.
To provide opportunity for recreation through the use of literature, audios, videos and other art forms.
The Wynne/Cross County Library is a full service library with a strong collection of popular materials and materials to support educational and community needs. The library includes public access computers, a copier and fax service, readers advisory services, reference, programs and much more. The Lolly Shaver Program Room serves as both a home for library programs and art exhibitions, but also as a meeting room available to the community. The Library's Arkansas Room has an extensive collection of local and state history materials. As the county headquarters facility, the library serves the entire county.
Any book in the ECARL card catalog can be borrowed through the Wynne Library. To request an item be sent to Wynne, contact your library.