Mission Statement

The Mission of the Carroll and Madison Library System is to build strong communities by promoting the joy of reading, the love of knowledge, and the excitement of discovery through materials, personal services, programs, and equipment equally accessible to all.

Green Forest Library Vision Statement

The Green Forest library hopes to be a vital destination in our community for education, entertainment, and exploration.

Green Forest Library Values

The Values of the Green Forest Library are: 

  • Community Engagement: We seek to help the members of our community by partnering with various leaders and businesses to provide services to everyone in Green Forest
  • Education: We strive to advocate lifelong learning by arranging educational opportunities for all ages. 
  • Entertainment: We focus on the many different cultures that call Green Forest their home, and cultivating the hobbies of our users.
  • Exploration: We promote innovation by providing a variety of STEM activities and spaces for learning.

Green Forest Library Focus Areas

  • Expand patron base
  • Educational and engaging events
  • Patrons finding required resources
  • Staff Training and Empowerment

Green Forest Library Goals and Objectives:

  1. To reach non-library users
  2. To offer events and classes at the library
  3. To increase the circulation of library materials
  4. To provide good customer service to patrons so they return to visit the library again