Mission/Vision Statement

Vision:  Washington Carnegie Public Library  is the cornerstone of a growing community: welcoming people of all ages and cultures; strengthening neighborhoods and learning networks; and inspiring all with the world of ideas.

Mission: The Mission of the Washington Carnegie Public Library is to promote the development of independent, self-confident, and literate citizens through the provision of open access to intellectual, informational, cultural and entertainment resources.

Strategic Plan 2018-2020

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WCPL Library Policies

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Population Served

The Washington Carnegie Public Library currently serves the City of Washington that has approximately 11,509 citizens. Although our taxing district is the City of Washington, the library’s programming is always free and open to the the public regardless of location.

Strategic Plan 2021-2023

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Monday - Wednesday: 10am - 7pm
Thursday - Friday: 10am - 5pm

Saturday: 10am - 2pm
Sun: Closed

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