Welcome to our District

UCSLD’s mission:

Umatilla County Special Library District’s mission is to ensure the continuation and growth of public libraries in Umatilla County; by supporting our libraries’ ability to provide services, programs and continuing education opportunities for all. We believe libraries strengthen communities through individual, family, economic and community development.

UCSLD’s vision:

Libraries are integral parts of the infrastructure and critical to the livability and economic development of the region. The District is an essential partner with local governments to ensure the libraries of Umatilla County provide 21st century programs and services to their communities.

- Mission & Vision statements updated at February 20, 2014 Board Meeting



A public meeting of the Umatilla County Special Library District will be held on May 24, 2018 at 5:15 PM at the Pendleton Center for the Arts, 214 N Main St, Pendleton, Oregon 97801. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss the budget for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2018 as approved by the Umatilla County Special Library District Budget Committee.  A summary of the budget is presented below. A copy of the budget may be inspected or obtained at Pendleton Public Library, 502 SW Dorion Avenue, Pendleton, Oregon 97801.  Open hours are Monday – Thursday 10:00 AM -8:00 PM and Friday – Saturday 10:00 AM –5:00 PM or online on this website [see below]. This budget is for an annual budget period.  This budget was prepared on a basis of accounting that is the same as the preceding year. 

Summary of FY2018-19 budget - Form LB-1
FY2018-19 budget narrative
FY2018-19 budget documents, as approved by Budget Committee

- posted 5/8/18



Note: the Library District has made a change in their phone system, so please note the new phone numbers for each member of the staff.  - (4/24/18)