NLP Mandate, Vision, and Mission
In celebration of the upcoming 135th Founding Anniversary of the National Library of the Philippines this coming 12 August 2022, featured here are the mandate, vision and mission of NLP.
The National Library of the Philippines (NLP) is the repository of the printed and recorded cultural heritage of the country and other intellectual, literary and information sources.
By 2027, the National Library of the Philippines shall be the premier library in the country, with an extensive collection of library resources available in different forms and media, providing excellent customer service experience through automated library facilities and online services, driving the intellectual, social, and cultural progress of the Filipino society.
The National Library of the Philippines is an ISO certified national repository of printed and recorded cultural heritage in the country that acquires, organizes, conserves, and preserves Filipiniana resources and provides equitable access to information resources in various platforms, and delivers world-class customer service for Filipinos.