The Newton Public Library District shall provide a variety of materials and information for the educational, cultural, and recreational requirements of the community, recognizing diverse and special needs without discrimination. The library shall vigorously promote its function in the community with efficiency and courtesy in a pleasant environment. The library shall cooperate with the other community organizations and institutions to attain these goals.
“Imagine a place in your community that is open to everyone
young and old, rich and poor.
Imagine this place as a gateway to knowledge
for business, for education, for pleasure.
Such a place exists. It is your library.”