Columbia Re-carpeting Update: We'll begin re-carpeting the west end of the second floor this week. Some materials will not be accessible, but holds can be placed and picked up at the Check-out Desk.
Though the Civil War took place 150 years ago, it had such a profound impact on the nation and on those living in Boone and Callaway Counties that it remains relevant and interesting to us today. Between August 10-October 6, I invite you to visit the interactive display “A State Divided: The Civil War in Missouri” at the Columbia Public Library. Read more »
Look for our special e-reader test drive cart on the first floor by the media desk at the Columbia Public Library. Try a Kindle, an iPad and a Nook and ask our staff questions about how to use each of them. This rolling demo will also be traveling to our Fulton and Ashland libraries soon. Read more »