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Services

Fax Machine
.50¢ for the 1st page & .25¢ for each page after. To receive .10¢ a page.

Photocopies
.10¢ for front & .15¢ for front & back.

Laminating

Reader Printer Copies
.10¢ each

Community Rooms for clubs & organizations.
No Charge

Internet Access

Services

Fax Machine
.50¢ for the 1st page & .25¢ for each page after. To receive .10¢ a page.

Photocopies
.10¢ for front & .15¢ for front & back.

Laminating

Reader Printer Copies
.10¢ each

Community Rooms for clubs & organizations.
No Charge

Internet Access

Check it Out!

Loan period – Two weeks

Loan period – One week

DVDs loan period is two days $.50. Some items are free for loan.

Historical & Genealogical collections.

Census microfilm for Washington County
From 1830 – 1930. There are 3 microfilm reader printers available.

Newspapers on Microfilm

Potosi Washington County Journal
April 25, 1867 – December 22, 1879

Potosi Weekly Independent Journal
March 20, 1873 – December 28, 1899

Nothing available from 1874 – 1894
And also from December 1897 – 1899

Independent Journal
1900 – September 29, 2016

Washington County Genealogy Website

Check it Out!

Loan period – Two weeks

Loan period – One week

DVDs loan period is two days $.50. Some items are free for loan.

Historical & Genealogical collections.

Census microfilm for Washington County
From 1830 – 1930. There are 3 microfilm reader printers available.

Newspapers on Microfilm

Potosi Washington County Journal
April 25, 1867 – December 22, 1879

Potosi Weekly Independent Journal
March 20, 1873 – December 28, 1899

Nothing available from 1874 – 1894
And also from December 1897 – 1899

Independent Journal
1900 – September 29, 2016

Washington County Genealogy Website

FAQ’s

Do you have a Genealogy Department? 2018-04-17T13:23:09+00:00

Yes.

How do I search for books? 2018-04-12T11:15:07+00:00

You can access our online catalog on any computer or mobile device.

Do you have a summer reading program? 2018-03-26T17:41:21+00:00

Yes. The program starts in June and last for six weeks.

Do you have story hour? 2018-03-26T17:42:29+00:00

Yes. Every Thursday at 10:30.

Do you have EBooks? 2018-03-26T17:43:11+00:00

Yes.

Do you offer inter-library loans? 2018-03-26T17:44:23+00:00

Yes for patrons that have used the library several times with good standing.

Do you have microfilm? 2018-03-26T17:46:08+00:00

Yes.

Do you fax? 2018-03-26T17:50:31+00:00

Yes. The cost to fax is .50 cents for the first page and .25 cents for each page after that. Toll-free numbers are .10 cents a page.

Do you have meeting rooms? 2018-04-13T11:55:19+00:00

Yes. Organizations can use the rooms with no charge.

How to get a Library Card? 2018-04-13T11:55:42+00:00

You need to be 5 years or older, live in Washington County or pay taxes in Washington County. A temporary can be issued if you work in Washington County but don’t live in this county. Only three books can be issued to patron with temp card.

What are library hours? 2018-03-26T17:54:37+00:00

Monday  9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday  9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday  9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Thursday  9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday  9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday  9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

FAQ’s

Do you have a Genealogy Department? 2018-04-17T13:23:09+00:00

Yes.

How do I search for books? 2018-04-12T11:15:07+00:00

You can access our online catalog on any computer or mobile device.

Do you have a summer reading program? 2018-03-26T17:41:21+00:00

Yes. The program starts in June and last for six weeks.

Do you have story hour? 2018-03-26T17:42:29+00:00

Yes. Every Thursday at 10:30.

Do you have EBooks? 2018-03-26T17:43:11+00:00

Yes.

Do you offer inter-library loans? 2018-03-26T17:44:23+00:00

Yes for patrons that have used the library several times with good standing.

Do you have microfilm? 2018-03-26T17:46:08+00:00

Yes.

Do you fax? 2018-03-26T17:50:31+00:00

Yes. The cost to fax is .50 cents for the first page and .25 cents for each page after that. Toll-free numbers are .10 cents a page.

Do you have meeting rooms? 2018-04-13T11:55:19+00:00

Yes. Organizations can use the rooms with no charge.

How to get a Library Card? 2018-04-13T11:55:42+00:00

You need to be 5 years or older, live in Washington County or pay taxes in Washington County. A temporary can be issued if you work in Washington County but don’t live in this county. Only three books can be issued to patron with temp card.

What are library hours? 2018-03-26T17:54:37+00:00

Monday  9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday  9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday  9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Thursday  9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday  9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday  9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Three Levels of Resources

Primary Resources

(click the image for a downloadable .pdf)


Meeting Rooms

Call to Reserve.

(573) 438-4691

Reading/Study Nook

A quiet, comfortable place great for reading or studying.

Three Levels of Resources

Primary Resources

(click the image for a downloadable .pdf)


Meeting Rooms

Call to Reserve.

(573) 438-4691

Reading/Study Nook

A quiet, comfortable place great for reading or studying.

Parking

Parking is plentiful and convenient. Parking is located in the back of the building.

Handicap Accessible Parking?

Yes! Conveniently close to the doors in the back and labeled accordingly. Once inside the doors there is quick access to the elevator. 

Parking

Parking is plentiful and convenient. Parking is located in the back of the building.

Handicap Accessible Parking?

Yes! Conveniently close to the doors in the back and labeled accordingly. Once inside the doors there is quick access to the elevator.