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  J.J. Hands Library Mission Statement


 The J.J. Hands Library was established to provide residents with free and open access to collections, resources, and services that meet the cultural, information, recreational, and educational needs of the community.
 In the provision of materials and services the Library Board feels a deep responsibility under federal constitution to promote the board dissemination of ideas upon which a democracy thrives.  To these ends, the Library Board supports the FREEDOM TO READ statement as adopted and amended by the American Library Association.

This resource is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by State Library of Iowa.