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Las Vegas-Clark County Library DistrictLas Vegas-Clark County Library District
The Las Vegas-Clark County Library District nurtures the social, economic, and educational well-being of people and communities. The District is committed to building communities of people who can come together to pursue their individual and group as... Read more
The Las Vegas-Clark County Library District nurtures the social, economic, and educational well-being of people and communities. The District is committed to building communities of people who can come together to pursue their individual and group aspirations. The District is guided by the principles of Public Librarianship and First Amendment Rights. The District protects library materials from censorship. We seek innovative ways to: * Respond and reach out to serve the current and evolving information needs of our diverse community. * Create a sense of community by providing a welcoming, inviting, secure environment for our public and staff. * Provide excellent customer service that is both timely and confidential. * Develop a well-trained, knowledgeable, courteous and professional staff. * Communicate with our public and staff to ensure vital, relevant and effective library services. * Manage our resources effectively and be accountable to our funding sources.
The Las Vegas-Clark County Library District (LVCCLD) serves 1.5 million people and covers over 8,000 square miles-larger than the state of Connecticut. It is an independent government agency and is not part of Las Vegas city government or the Clark County government. The system is made up of 13 urban and 11 outlying branches.