Mission and Values

Mission Statement

The threefold Mission of the UA Library is to help the community explore current topics, UA heritage, and world issues; to provide a central place for the citizens of UA to gather and share ideas; and encourage its residents to grow through a lifetime of learning.

From this mission, the library also uses the tag line: Explore. Gather. Grow.

Vision Statement

The Place for Integrated Learning.

Core Values

IntegrityWe adhere to professional standards, take care with fiscal stewardship and embrace transparency.
KnowledgeWe love to learn and to support the lifelong learning that transforms lives.
ServiceWe focus on providing the best user experience possible.
TraditionWe support and nourish Upper Arlington’s spirit, imagination, history, and culture.