1. Provide access to high-quality resources that serve the information needs of Kentuckians.
2. Facilitate resource sharing among Kentucky libraries.
3. Promote a high level of information literacy among Kentuckians.
4. Provide competent, friendly, professional staff at appropriate levels.
5. Maintain clear and timely communication with members.
6. Provide low-barrier access to KYVL resources and services.
7. Strengthen and grow the KYVL user community.
8. Increase awareness of KYVL's value to all Kentuckians.
9. Operate under a financially sustainable model.