Columbus Public Library, with the help of a bookmobile, provides library services to Platte County, Nebraska residents. The library provides both print and electronic resources, and both in-person and online services. In addition to traditional library offerings, patrons have access to public access computers, copy machines, tablets, printers, fax service, meeting rooms, Wi-Fi, a Makerspace, outreach, and quality programming for patrons of all ages. Additionally, the library donates space to the Columbus Art Gallery. The library truly does connect people and ideas.
Monday - Thursday
9:30 am - 9:00 pm
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
View (PDF) the Library Hours policy for the holiday closing schedule.
The computer lab and meeting rooms close 15 minutes prior to closing.
Congratulations to the winners of our 2019 Summer Reading Short Story Contest:
1st place: "The New/Old" by April Rivera 2nd place: "Unsettled Waters" by Susan Donoghue 3rd place: "The Set Up" by Trenton R. Earley