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




The Umatilla County Special Library District will hold a special Board meeting on Thursday, December 3, 2015, at 11:30 am.  The meeting will be held at the West Umatilla Vector Control District Office at 3005 S First St., Hermiston.  The purpose of the meeting is to make an appointment to fill the Board vacancy.




The Umatilla County Special Library District's Ad Hoc Committee on Tax Distribution will hold its next meeting on Tuesday, December 1, 2015 at 10:30 am.  The meeting will be held at the Bowman Building, Conference Room #355, 17 SW Frazer Ave., Pendleton.   The District Board established the Ad Hoc Committee to examine the District's tax distribution formula.

Minutes from previous ad hoc committee meeting(s) can be found by clicking here.