Vision - All Oregonians have the information essential to be engaged citizens, to strengthen our communities and to build a prosperous state.
 
Mission - The State Library provides leadership and resources to continue growing vibrant library services for Oregonians with print disabilities, the Legislature and state government, and all Oregonians through local libraries.
 
The State Library operates under a set of polices and guidelines that support the vision and the mission of the agency. The following are the policies and guidelines:
 

Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

Circulation of Library Materials (Government Information and Library Services)

Communicable Disease Control Policy

Conference Room Use

Copyright Policy

Customer Service Standards and Guidelines

Discrimination and Harassment-Free Workplace Policy

Emergency Response Instructions

Employee Training and Education

Endowment Fund for the Oregon Talking Book and Braille Library

Government and Library Ethics

Government-to-Government Relations with American Indian Tribes in Oregon

Information Asset Use, Implementation and Security - Guideline

Library Property Disposal

Library Security Policy

Library Working Hours

Maintaining a Professional Workplace Policy

OSL CORE Values

Patron Record Disclosure Policy

Public and Media Relations Policy

Public Records Management

Public Records Request

Remote Desktop Sessions

Signature Facsimile - Electronic Signatures

Social Media Policy

Talking Books Fund Development

Violence-Free Workplace Policy

Volunteer Service Program Policy

Workplace Safety Policy