Mission Statement

The Stanhope Public Library strives to provide materials and services of popular interest and to supplement the educational needs of the community.

Vision Statement

It is the library's desire to contribute to a brighter future for our community by supporting our citizens.

Value Statement

The value of the Stanhope Public Library is to be a destination which serves as a civic space enccompassing the roles of public library, cultural arts center, and community gathering spot. The library exists to be an essential community institution serving both individual and societal needs. It is a safe and friendly place where people can connect socially and intellectually, allowing people of all ages to live more fulfilled and productive lives.