- We acknowledge the significance of the principles and practices of a Coast Salish knowledge system situated in this territory, and seek to be guided in stewardship of Library spaces by local Indigenous ways of knowing.
- We commit to treating you with dignity and respect in all our interactions and communications with you, whether in person or online.
- We commit to centering you - your needs, interests, and challenges - in our planning and operational work.
- We commit to ensuring our spaces, collections and services are accessible to you, to the greatest extent possible.
- We commit to listening carefully to your concerns, criticisms, ideas and suggestions.
- We acknowledge that libraries are not neutral, and commit to continual reflection and improvement in the ways our spaces, collections and services affect your lived experience.
- We commit to upholding your right to privacy, safety and security within our spaces and systems.
- We recognize the reciprocal relationship between learning and well-being, and commit to offering you spaces and services that are welcoming, inclusive, supportive and comfortable.
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