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About My Library

Economic Impact Report

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Click HERE to read the summary report in text only format.

Click HERE to read the full report.

Strategic Plan 2022-2026

Click here to read about LPL's 2022-2026 Strategic Plan.

London Public Library’s Purpose

LPL strengthens people and neighbourhoods by creating connections that enrich lives, inspire discovery, foster creativity, and expand possibilities.

London Public Library's Values

Our community values: access, community engagement, diversity & inclusiveness, open to all & non-judgmental, intellectual freedom, privacy, respect, service excellence

Our corporate values: innovation, leadership, stewardship, transparency

London Public Library's History

On November 26, 1895 the first London Public Library is opened by the Hon. George W. Ross, Minister of Education. Click HERE for more on the history of London Public Library.