| Company type || Charitable company |
| Company profile || Non-profit |
Nashville Public Library is committed to:Extending the benefits and joys of reading, lifelong learning, and discovery to all people through collections and services;Promoting the value and power of knowledge, essential in an informed democracy, by providing open and equal access to the records and opinions of the world;Providing emerging technologies and instruction as a gateway to information resources
within and beyond our walls;Serving the community with integrity and skill;Providing an environment welcoming to all people which serves as a gathering place within the community;Preserving and sharing across generations the wisdom, culture, and history of our community.
The Nashville Public Library has a Main Library downtown, an Archives, a Talking Library service, and 20 branches throughout the city. Our 300 regular volunteers help us with a variety of tasks.