Boise Public Library is asking Boiseans to weigh in on how the Library can best serve the needs of our community. Thank you for helping to write Boise Public Library’s next chapter by sharing your thoughts and ideas with us.

The survey should take about 15 minutes to complete. All responses are anonymous. 
Visit for further information on how you can get involved.

Para tomar la encuesta en español, haga clic aquí.
Vision of the Library

Your input here will be used to review, refine, or reimagine our vision of Library programs and services for Boise's future.

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* 1. Please indicate your level of agreement with the following statements.
A public library...

  Strongly agree Agree Neutral Disagree Strongly disagree
Enhances the quality of life in a community.
Supports the health of our democracy.
Supports early childhood literacy, education, and lifelong learning in a community.
Supports the economic well-being and workforce development of a community.
Contributes to the celebration of the heritage and cultures of a community.
Is a neighborhood place to gather and connect with others.
Provides universal access to information for all members of the community.

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* 2. What role should the Library play in solving these challenges?

  Should play a leading role Should play a large role Should play a small role Shouldn't play a role
Access to healthcare
Access to education
Affordable and quality childcare
Affordable housing
Business and job growth
Climate change
Mental health
Open space
Public safety
Public transportation
Substance abuse
Unemployment and underemployment

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* 3. Where do you see the Library making the biggest impact for the community in the future?