Mission: Mission Statement: To Engage our Community in Literacy and Learning. Vision Statement: Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh will inspire in the citizens of our region respect and responsibility for life-long learning, citizenship, and civic participation.
Programs: Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh's Children’s departments provide an inviting space for children and their families to enjoy reading books and to discover all the Library has to offer. The Library has a long history of serving children including the distinction of being the first system in the nation to train children’s librarians. In addition to its extensive youth-oriented book collection, the staff presents a broad range of programs for children at every development stage from birth to age 12.