Mission

The Mission of the Desert Foothills Library is to facilitate the sharing of knowledge, ideas and culture by providing personalized and responsive resources, services, social and learning opportunities to the community it serves.

Vision

The Desert Foothills Library will continually evolve as a widely recognized and valued community resource.

Values

We commit to offering superior user and community centered library services and programs as the highest priority of the Library experience.

We strive to make the Library experience friendly, courteous and welcoming for all Library users.

We make maximum accessibility of our programs and services an important requirement in the Library’s response to community needs.

We appreciate and reflect the diversity of the community and of individual Library users in planning and delivering the Library experience.

We will support users’ seeking and obtaining information reflecting all points of view.

We will maintain confidentiality of all information requested and received by Library users.

We offer library services and programs at no cost or low cost to users consistent with sound financial planning and budgeting.

We adhere to high ethical standards throughout all activities and operations of the Library.

We respect and value differences among the interests and talents of Staff, Volunteers, Donors and Board Members and recognize the importance of personal accountability.

HISTORY

Started in the 1930s, view the historical timeline of the Desert Foothills Library

POLICIES

Loan periods, Renewals, Inter-Library Loans, Holds & Fees

ART GALLERY

View the Desert Foothills Gallery: Display, Artists, Sales & Receptions

Library Board of Directors

President – Robert Hindle

Vice President – Jim Bruce

Secretary – Patrick O’Brien

Treasurer – Kathy Bradley

Jon Coates

Joan Blacklock

Jane Braun

 Donald Engstrom

Celeste Flachsbart

Jo Gemmill

Robert Hindle

Patrick Jones

Barbara Joy

Mike Kennelly

Dianne Olson

Dana Parker

Linda Putney

Joanne Rebollo

Library Staff

David Court
David CourtExecutive Director
Caitlin Decker
Caitlin DeckerLibrarian
 Ashley Ware
Ashley WareProgramming Librarian
Erin Meadows
Erin MeadowsYouth & Teen Services Librarian
Terri Engebretson
Terri EngebretsonLibrary Manager