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The Carthage Public Library website can be accessed at

Phone: 417-237-7040
Address: 612 S Garrison, Carthage, MO 64836
Operating Hours: Monday & Tuesday 9 AM to 8 PM
Wednesday – Friday 9 AM to 6 PM
Saturday 9 AM to 4 PM
Closed Sundays


Library Catalog

Carthage Public Library patrons have access to our local collection as well as materials from other libraries in the Missouri Evergreen consortium. You can visit our catalog at to browse, request, and renew books.

Download Ebooks & Audiobooks

Have a tablet, phone, or Kindle? The Carthage Public Libary has  Ebooks and Audiobooks from popular and classic authors through Missouri Libraries 2 Go at Plus, you can read lots of additional titles in your web broswer through our EBSCO Ebook collection.

Public Access Computers

The Carthage Public Libary offers Public Access Computers for adults, teens, and children. They also offer free WiFi throughout the building. Early learning computers, news, research, and genealogy databases, printing, scanning, faxes, and other services are also available.

Digital Resources

Doing research? The Carthage Public Libary offers databases from EBSCO, genealogy info from Heritage Quest and Ancestry Library Edition, digital newspapers through Newsbank, and more. Most of their resources can be accessed off-site from home!