About the Library

Mission Statement

Danville Public Library empowers and engages our community through access to free resources and services that enable creative thinking and lifelong learning.

Vision Statement

Danville Public Library aspires to strengthen the community we serve by providing valued customer service, resources and positive experiences that will facilitate continuous learning, enjoyment of reading, and the creation of new ideas. 

Guiding Principles
  • Increased collaboration with local organizations to broaden our reach in the community.
  • Practical and efficient stewardship of library resources.
  • Lifelong learning and creativity.
  • A well rounded and trained staff.

Library Statue

Library Director

Russell Carter
434-799-5195, ext. 2774

The Danville Public Library is a division of the Parks and Recreation Department of the City of Danville, VA.