Guiding Principles

Didsbury Municipal Library guiding principles. Mission. We are a welcoming community hub for connecting, creating, and lifelong learning. Vision. The Didsbury Municipal Library is an inclusive community destination that makes the world of information, imagination, and ideas freely accessible to all. Values. We share. We collaborate. We are responsive. We are community driven. We uphold intellectual freedom. 

Plan of Service

The Didsbury Municipal Library maintains a five year Plan of Service based on survey results from the people in our community. 

Plan of Service 2021-2025 [download PDF]

Plan of Service Survey Results 2020 [download PDF]

Annual Report

Check out our 2020 highlights with the Library’s annual Report to the Community! View the full report here.

CFLA Statement on Intellectual Freedom and Libraries

We abide by the Canadian Federation of Library Associations' Statement on Intellectual Freedom and Libraries. You can read the entire statement on the CFLA website here.


CFLA Statement on Diversity and Inclusion

We support the Canadian Federation of Library Associations' Statement on Diversity and Inclusion. You can read the entire statement on the CFLA website here.


Your Privacy

The Didsbury Municipal Library is committed to protecting the privacy of visitors to its website. In accordance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIP), and with our policy on the Confidentiality of Users’ Records, your personal information will not be collected on this website unless you choose to use online products and services that require it. Your personal information will then only be used to provide you with the library services that you select, and for no other purpose. The Didsbury Municipal Library does not track the websites you visit when using library computers.

We use Google Analytics to see how library websites are being used. The data retrieved from Google Analytics is anonymous; we are not able to connect it with specific users. For people who prefer to disable Google Analytics' tracking of their web use, Google provides a browser add-on that automatically prevents information from being sent to Google Analytics. Follow the link to find out more about this add-on.