Commitment to Diversity

Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Statement

The Oswego Public Library District welcomes everyone. We are committed to creating a safe space for all individuals. The Library strives to provide our district with materials, services, and programs in an equitable manner. We aim to meet the informational, educational, and recreational needs of our entire community, which includes different cultures, experiences, identities, and abilities. The Library values diversity and is dedicated to cultivating a spirit of empathy, acceptance, and inclusion. We denounce racism, bigotry, prejudice, and discrimination in any form. The Oswego Public Library District affirms our commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion. We are steadfast in fostering an environment where all members of the community are included and represented.

Land Acknowledgement Statement

The Oswego Public Library District acknowledges that we are situated on Native homelands. We give recognition to Native peoples, whose homeland we reside on. We honor and respect Indigenous communities for their resolute stewardship of the land.

Learn more about Native Lands by visiting the library.