Fun Facts About Our Library
- Contains approximately 25,000 books.
- Ranks 19th out of 80 Montana public libraries in number of items checked out.
- Ranks 6th out of 80 in children’s programs.
- Ranks 67 out of 80 in total capital expenditures.
- Is a founding member of the Montana Shared Catalog circulation system. From a starting number of 17 western Montana libraries, the MSC has now grown to more than 100 statewide.
- Works with other Partner libraries to share materials. There are now many Partner libraries with collections totaling nearly 1,000,000 items.
- Received the 2006 Montana Partner Libraries Library of the Year Award.
- Received the 2002 Montana State Reading Council Literacy Award.
- Has a service area population of more than 11,000.
- Has registered borrowers who are 39% city residents and 61% out-of-city residents.