Livingston County Library Main Branch

The Main Branch of the Livingston County Library offers numerous services to our patrons, residents and visitors. As a part of the historic Downtown Area and Arts District, we welcome you with open arms, loads of books and resources, internet access, and great customer service to increase your knowledge and skills!

Meeting rooms:
The Livingston County Library provides meeting rooms to persons or groups which are non-profit. All meetings must be open to the general public. A deposit of $25 may be required and will be refunded if there is no damage to the room and it is returned to its previous condition. Renters are responsible for room setup and breakdown after their meeting/event. So sorry, we do not rent spaces for personal events, i.e., baby showers, birthday parties, reunions, graduations, etc.
Fax Service:
Faxes may be sent for 50¢ per page.
Copier Service:
Copies can be made at a cost of 15¢ a copy, per side, for black and white and 50¢ a copy, per side, for color.
Notary Service:
We offer notary services generally from 9am-5pm, Monday-Friday. Notary service costs $1 per signature per session. Please call 660-646-0547 for availability.
Public Access Computers:
The Library has public access computers available that are Internet accessible and contain word processing and other common applications. Several computers are available for 15-minute use only. If a computer is needed longer than that, the Library has computers that can be used up to 1 hour per day by valid library card holders. Use of the computers requires following the Library’s Acceptable Use Policy. A violation of this policy may result in loss of Library privileges.
Printing from public access computers is available. The charge for printing is 15¢ a copy, per side, for black and white prints and 50¢ a copy, per side, for color prints. We now offer laptop/home printing through the ePrintIT app.
For Sale:
The Library has available for sale: gently used books, paperbacks, new earbuds, and new USB (or thumb) drives.
Book Groups:
The Main Library hosts the Noon Book Group that meets the second Monday of each month at noon in the Ruddy Smithson Room on second floor in the Main Library with the exception of holidays which are rescheduled accordingly.
The Hale Book Group meets in Hale, MO on the first Monday of the month.
Robin’s Book Group meets monthly and meets offsite. If you would like more details about this group contact Laurinda Davison at 660-646-1916.
Copies of the books to be discussed for each group are available at the Main Library.
Through cooperation with the Missouri Evergreen Consortium or Mid-Continent Library, multiple copies of many titles are available for book groups to use. If you would like to start a book group with friends or through your church or other organization, contact us at the Main Library at 660-646-0547 or by email to for information on how to get books for your group.
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