The Hunterdon County Library (HCL) serves everyone in our community. As such, HCL makes diversity, equity and inclusion a priority in planning and decision making for staffing, collections, services and organizational change.
This Library is dedicated to creating an inclusive, welcoming, and respectful organizational culture that appreciates and supports individual differences. HCL will foster attitudes of respect, open-mindedness, compassion, and inclusiveness.
At Hunterdon County Library, we value our employees' diversity and the diversity in the community we serve by:
The Hunterdon County Library recognizes and actively affirms the dignity of those it serves, regardless of heritage, education, beliefs, race, income, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, and physical or mental capabilities.
As a library system, we are unwavering in our dedication to fostering a community where everyone feels welcomed, valued, and represented. Through intentionality and tangible actions, we will embed and amplify these commitments throughout our library and the communities we serve.
We affirm and acknowledge our responsibility as an inclusive public organization by providing safe spaces where all people can connect, thrive, and belong.
Approved by the Hunterdon County Library Commission, January 21, 2022
314 State Route 12, Bldg. #3
Flemington, NJ 08822