Mansfield Public Library serves a population of more than 76K residents and provides a variety of programs for the community. All library programs are based on the following mission statement:
The Mansfield Public Library provides free and equal access to a broad range of information resources, creating opportunities for education, recreation and the pursuit of lifelong learning.
Library programs are intended to entertain, enlighten, educate, and inform. They are vehicles for dispensing valuable information, encouraging learning and exploration, providing amusement while teaching, and provoking wonder and thought.