Principles and Policies

Open Space for All - a democratic platform with sustainability and innovation as its guiding principles is the headline of the Reykjavík's City Library's policy 2021 - 2024. The Library operates under the Reykjavík City's Culture, Sports and Leisure Council which eacy year publishes a joint action plan for all of the city's cultural institutions.

The Library's values towards its users are:

INNOVATION | WARMTH | BROADMINDEDNESS | EQUALITY

The Library's values towards its staff are:

LISTENING | PROFESSIONALISM | RESPECT | POSITIVITY

Role

CREATE - CONNECTIONS | DIALOGUE | EXPERIENCE

SHARE – STORIES | KNOWLEDGE | CULTURE

EQUALIZE – CONDITIONS | ACCESS | OPPORTUNITIES

STRENGTHEN – LITERACY IN THE BROADEST SENCE | DEMOCRATIC PARTICIPATION | SOCIAL INNIVATION