Grand Rapids Public Library
Inspiring opportunity, connection, and innovation.
About Grand Rapids Public Library
We model respect and embrace difference. We are a welcoming place for all.
We seek partnerships and build strong teams. We co-create with our community.
We are flexible, transparent, and trusted. We provide equal access to information, programs, and services.
We put people first. We provide exceptional experiences and hold ourselves to the highest standards. We are empathetic and responsive.
We embrace life-long learning. We support literacy, curiosity, and cultural enrichment. We uphold everyone’s right to privacy, to seek information, and to voice diverse points of view.
We make strategic decisions with intentionality for a strong present and future library.
We take risks, we fail forward, we seek feedback, we create, and we discover. We embrace change.