About Us

About Us

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Our Vision is that the Library will be a dynamic essential destination for every resident of Sycamore. We seek to strengthen and expand each resident’s opportunity for discovery, learning and community interaction.

Mission: The Sycamore Public Library offers a comfortable, safe place to satisfy curiosity and stimulate the imagination by providing excellent caring customer service, exciting programs, and a locally responsive collection of reading, viewing, and listening materials.

Goal: To be ranked as the number 1 library on the America’s Star Libraries List according the Library Journal Index.

Core Values
We believe that all residents of Sycamore will discover value in the library and that service will exceed their expectations.
We treat all patron comments as opportunities to improve service.
All employees and board members take ownership of the library.
All employees are problem solvers.
All library policies and procedures should enhance service to the community.
All employees are fairly compensated and rewarded for exceeding library performance standards.
The library embraces technology as a central part of library service.

You can keep up with library information through the Director’s Blog