Mission & Vision

Mission: The Traverse des Sioux Library Cooperative strengthens, improves, and promotes collaboration by providing support services and coordinating shared access to resources, programs, and technologies for member libraries.


Vision: The Traverse des Sioux Library Cooperative provides leadership and serves a consortium of member libraries enhancing lifelong learning in our communities.

The Traverse des Sioux Library Cooperative (TdS) is organized under Minnesota Statutes Section 134 and serves all types of libraries in the 9 county area of south central Minnesota. Our mission and vision along with goals and objectives are detailed in our 2017-2020 Strategic Plan, below: