The mission of the Association of Bookmobile and Outreach Services is to support and encourage library staff and leadership to provide quality bookmobile and outreach services to meet diverse community needs. We strive for inclusion and equity while working together to extend relevant and responsive services to individuals and groups who face barriers to library access. - Revised by the ABOS Board of Directors, 6/21/2020
The purpose of the Association of Bookmobile and Outreach Services is:
(a) to provide a forum for discussion of activities, programs, challenges and successes in the field of bookmobile and outreach services in libraries
(b) to contribute to the education and training of library staff working in the area of bookmobile and outreach services in libraries
(c) to promote bookmobile and outreach services as essential services in libraries
(d) to serve as a channel of communication and instruction to improve bookmobile and outreach services
The Association of Bookmobile and Outreach Services is a 501(c)(3) organization.
ABOS Bylaws (approved by the membership May 2022)