Columbia Renovation Update:
Concrete work is taking place on the north entrance plaza, but the north entrance is still accessible via a temporary walkway.
The Daniel Boone Regional Library was founded 50 years ago, in 1959, after a grant-funded regional bookmobile experiment created a lot of enthusiasm for library services in our community. Read about some highlights of our past 50 years and view some photos from our archives. Read more »
Jessica Robinson is currently president of the Boone County Library District Board of Trustees. She has been a Boone County trustee since 2005, though she served on the Columbia district board 2002-2004 before moving to a new house that took her out of that district. Here's what she had to say about why she applied to join the board and what makes our library system great. Read more »
The Columbia Public Library is honored to accept two generous donations in memory of long-time library volunteer, Helene Holroyd. Two new bright red benches installed in the library parking lot, donated by Helene’s husband, Louis Holroyd, provide a handy place to sit next to the central pedestrian crossing. Read more »