Bedford Central Library

321 North Bridge Street
Bedford, VA 24523


Mission Statement:

The Bedford Public Library System provides equal access to library materials, information, and services relevant to the community for the purposes of learning and enjoyment in the areas of personal, professional, and educational needs. To fulfill its mission, the library system employs a knowledgeable staff committed to excellent public service.

Vision Statement:

The Bedford Public Library System will:

Continue to serve the community by offering a broad range of services designed to foster the love of reading;

Be the essential contact for all Bedford City and County residents, agencies and businesses in need of information;

Serve as a gateway to a dynamic global network of information resources;

Strive to locate and deliver information and resources efficiently, accurately and in a format requested by our customers; and

Provide excellent customer service by a trained and committed staff.

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