Policy Manual of the Wichita Public Library contains the general policies of the Library with regard to the following:
The Library Board of Directors establishes policy. Recommendations for policy may come from the Director of Libraries or from staff, but it is the responsibility of the governing board to officially determine and adopt policies.
The Policy Manual of the Wichita Public Library will be updated on a continual basis and reviewed in its entirety each year by the Library Board.
The Wichita Public Library provides collections and services that inform, entertain and enrich the quality of life in Wichita.
The Wichita Public Library will be the community's preferred knowledge resource, providing inviting libraries, superb collections and excellent service.