Our Mission, Vision & Values

Mission, Vision and Values

  • Mission

  • Vision

  • Values

Discover how we are achieving the Library's Mission, Vision and Values in our Strategic Plan and Report to the Community.

Statement on Race and Social Equity

On June 24, 2020, the CPL Board endorsed Canadian Urban Libraries Council’s Statement on Race and Social Equity, as an aspirational goal.

Tri-Cities Children's Accord

The communities of Anmore, Belcarra, Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam and Port Moody agree that the Early and Middle Childhood Years (birth to 12 years) are critical in the healthy development and future well-being of children in our communities. 

Truth & Reconciliation Calls to Action

We are working to respond to the calls to action from the Truth and Reconciliation Commission Report that have particular relevance to libraries. 

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We acknowledge that Coquitlam Public Library provides service on the unceded traditional territory of the Kwikwetlem First Nation, which lies within the shared territories of the Tsleil-Waututh, Katzie, Musqueam, Qayqayt, Squamish and Sto’:lo Nations.
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