The mission of the Montgomery County Library is to provide materials and service for county residents of all ages for personal enrichment, enjoyment and educational needs. The library provides access to a collection of books and other materials to serve these needs, especially a place for young children to discover the joy of reading and the value of libraries.
About the Library
Many services are available. Whether you want to research your ancestry, have a quiet place to do homework, use one of our public access computers, with free Wi-Fi (24/7), read the newspapers or just relax and enjoy a work of fiction you will find it all here.
DVDs, audio books, magazines, newspapers and books for adults, juveniles and children are all available for your use either while you are visiting or to check out.
There is a children's area where much media is available including the Early Literacy Station computer.
Other services available are copy & fax service, large print books, inter-library loans, and federal tax forms.
Our genealogical collection includes many family histories, other Arkansas reference material, and the Montgomery County Our Heritage book.
Also available is the Gateway Project, which is a collection-sharing program for libraries in central Arkansas.
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The library provides access to a collection of books and other materials to serve the needs and provide a place for young children to discover the joy of reading and the value of libraries. Also available is available the Early Literacy Station computer.
Photocopying services and fax services are available at a minimal charge, and in-house computers are also available for your use. Free Wi-Fi is available as well. Please see our Policies page for usage rules and more information.
The Montgomery County Library Board will meet at the library in the Mount Ida Civic Center in Mt. Ida, Arkansas on Tuesday, April 9th, 2019 at 1:00 pm. The public is welcome.
Montgomery County Library Book Club - The Montgomery County Library Book Club will meet will meet the following dates at 1 pm in the library meeting room. Also listed are the selected readings for each month.
April 11th: Reader's Choice-Picture Book
May 9th: Reader’s Choice – Children’s Easy Reader
June 13th: Dreyer’s English by Benjamin Dreyer
July 11th: Being Mortal by Atul Gwande
The Ouachita Mountains Regional Library Board of Trustees meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, April 16th, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at the Polk County Library in Mena, AR. The public is welcome.
Music at the Library, sponsored by the Montgomery County Friends of the Library, will be Friday, April 19th, 2019, 10:30 am, at the Civic Center Community Room. Freddy & Phyllis will showcase music by Carl Perkins, Glen Campbell, Willie Nelson, Don Gibson, Merle Haggard, & Bobby Bare. For more information call the Montgomery County Library at 870-867-3812.
Montgomery County Library Spring Book Sale by the Friends of the Library will be held Thursday, Friday, & Saturday, April 25th-27th, 9:30 am until closing. Donations of books, movies, & audio-books are appreciated and will be accepted during business hours. If you have any questions about donations, please call 870-867-3812.
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