Your local tax dollars help make this library possible. Your initial Library Card is free and available to citizens of Van Buren County. If you work in the county but reside elsewhere you are eligible for a temporary card. Please provide the following: a picture I.D. is required along with a utility bill or something with a current address.
We are part of the Faulkner-Van Buren County Library system. This includes the following Libraries: Damascus, Faulkner County , Mayflower, Mount Vernon Twin Groves, and Vilonia, and . You may request/place a hold on any item book, magazine, audiobook and dvd (except reference material) in person or go to your account online at our website (click here) and have it forwarded to your local library or the library of your choice. Once available, We will contact you by phone or email to pick up your item within 10 days. If not picked up in 10 days the item(s) will be returned to it’s parent library.
Inter Library Loan(ILL)
ILL is another source for obtaining books not available in our regional library system, you may request it be borrowed thru ILL. If the item is available it will be forward to this library. ILL’s are only available for 10 days and may not be renewed. Late fees for these items are $1.00/day for each item.
Free wifi services. You can access the wifi using your laptops, tablets, e-readers and smartphones
Computers w/ Internet Access
6 laptop computer and 2 desktop computers available for public use. Must have a library card. If out of area, present drivers license. Microsoft Office Program available on all computers
Many customers need access to printers to print information. You may access via your laptop or if you have a flash drive connect to a computer to print information. Color printing is not available at this time.
The library provides limited copying services. Color copying is not available. Outgoing and incoming fax service is available. $1.00/page outgoing. $.25/page for incoming. Fax number (501)745-5680
Some local genealogy books are available, mainly reference material.
Available for use to look at local newspapers, and other county deeds, marriage records
You may contact the Librarian to schedule date and time if you need a proctor to take a test.
Educational Computers for Children
3 educational computers are available in the children’s area for their use. Software includes Art, Reading, Writing, Science and Music. Printing capability not available at this time.
Summer Reading Program
Program starts in June- July every year. Includes a variety of weekly programs to keep children entertained. Click here. to see Calender