The Public Library of Arlington, MA


View Site Menu

About Robbins Library

Our Mission and Vision


The Library is a vital community center for all. We create opportunities for lifelong learning, personal fulfillment and enjoyment that make Arlington a great place to live, work, study, and visit. We are committed to services that anticipate and respond to the needs and interests of all who use the library.


The Robbins Library strives to be the center of the Arlington Community. The library will use:

Trustees of the Library

The Library Board of Trustees consists of seven members who are appointed by the Town Manager for staggered terms of three years. The Board establishes and oversees policy for the governing of the library and has responsibility for the management and expenditure of trust funds.
The board has regular monthly meetings and other meetings as needed. The trustees receive no remuneration for their services.

Library Policies