Mission and Vision


The mission of The Brown County Public Library is to enrich lives by providing diverse and easily accessible materials, services, and programs in an atmosphere that encourages the free flow of ideas. We offer our collection and services to educate, inform, enlighten, and entertain the residents of Brown County so that knowledge and inspiration shall be in reach of every man, woman, and child in this county in perpetuity.


The vision of the Brown County Public Library is to be an outstanding system of community libraries, providing library users

  • prompt and courteous service
  • a variety of information services
  • convenient and timely access to resources
  • local facilities that are adequate and accessible