The Portage County District Library is dedicated to satisfying its current users and attracting new users by:
- Serving as the crossroads of the community by providing a neutral place for interaction, discussion and public discourse.
- Providing a variety of resources on a broad array of topics related to work, school and personal life.
- Supporting and assisting lifelong learners as they explore the world of information and knowledge.
- Providing popular, high-demand items through current materials, program and services that reflect library user preferences.
- Providing resources to support formal and homeschooling education programs.