See the all of the Joshua Hyde Library Policies including:
Material Selection, Bulletin Board, Borrowing Policy, Confidentiality, Gifts, Internet, Local History, Meeting Room, Patron Behavior, and Unattended Children.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Joshua Hyde Public Library is to provide lifelong learning opportunities to the diverse members of our community. As a cornerstone of the community we provide free and open access to constantly evolving resources, programs, and technology to enrich lives through education, recreation, and connections.

Vision Statement

The Joshua Hyde Public Library is an essential and evolving centerpiece of the community, leading with innovative ideas that meet both individual and community needs. Our diverse physical and virtual resources, along with creative programming, provide opportunities for intellectual and personal growth, as well as social connections and entertainment.

The Library Staff welcomes all patrons with engaged attention, and professional service. The community consistently demonstrates its high regard for the Library and its staff through generous financial and volunteer support, which allows for expanded services, modern technology and increased space.

Accepted versions of both as of 18 July 2018

Stephen P. Mullen


Joshua Hyde Public Library

Board of Trustees