Welcome to the Montgomery County, AR Public Library
Serving the people of Montgomery County Arkansas in the Ouachita Mountains since 1959
The Montgomery County Library is open Tuesday and Thursday from 10:30 am to 3:30 pm until further notice
YOU MAY CALL THE LIBRARY AT 870-867-3812 FOR ASSISTANCE TO
CONNECT TO THE WI-FI
OR TO ACCESS THE E-LIBRARIES AVAILABLE.
MUSIC AT THE LIBRARY HAS BEEN CANCELLED.
Montgomery County Library Visitation Guidelines
These are the guidelines that will be in place when the Montgomery County Library opens on Tuesday, June 30, 2020. DO NOT visit the library if you are running a fever, feel ill, or have been diagnosed with a contagious disease including, but not limited to: COVID-19, Influenza, Strep Throat, etc. in the last 14 days. ALL patrons will be required to wear a mask and practice social distancing of 6 feet between patrons. The Montgomery County Library will be open from 10:30 am 3:30 pm Tuesday and Thursday. No more than 10 patrons at a time will be allowed in the library. Computers usage will be limited to 30 minutes per patron and only 2 computers will be available for use. Meeting rooms are not available and all programs are canceled until further notice. For more information, please call Phyllis Davis, Montgomery County Librarian, at 870-867-3812.
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.
Don't have a library card? Bring your current ID to the library and
we'll issue you one. It's free!
More information on just a few of the many services we offer.
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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 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 Monday, July 13, 2020 at 1:00 p.m.
The Ouachita Mountains Regional Library Board of Trustees meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. in the Polk County Library in Mena, AR. 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.February 13: Reader's Choice
March 12: The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown
The Montgomery County Library will be closed Monday, February 17, 2020 for George Washington’s Birthday and Daisy Gatson Bates Day.
Music at the Montgomery County Library, sponsored by the Friends of the Library will be Friday, February 28th, at 10:30 am, in the library’s meeting room. Freddy & Phyllis will showcase music by Don Everly, Garth Brooks, Claude King, Ernest Tubb, Gene Vincent, Faron Young, Johnny Cash, & Fats Domino. For more information call the Montgomery County Library at 870-867-3812
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