Mission Statement

Our Mission:
The Massillon Public Library exists to provide the Massillon community with resources for intellectual and informational pursuits and to provide an open environment which will further those pursuits.

Our Objectives:
The Massillon Public Library is open to all who request service.

The objectives of the Library are threefold:

  • To provide books and other resources for education, information, and recreation, chosen to appeal to a wide range of ages and interests


  • To offer the public skilled assistance and guidance in using the resources of the Library to their fullest extent


  • To develop services and programs which will open the resources of the Library to as many people as possible

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