Powell County Public Library

Powell County Public Library enhances learning by providing materials, programs, and services to our community.

Color Key Programs:

Babies & Toddlers


Grades K-5th

Teens 6th-12th

Adults 18+


This Week

Check It Out

Browse available materials in Powell County Public Library using Online Public Access Catalog (OPAC)

Read with Libby!

Borrow ebooks, audiobooks, magazines, and more! Millions of people read their library books with Libby.

Are you a tourist or an intern in Powell County?

   You can use the Powell County Public Library!  All of our programs are free and open to the public.  You don’t need a library card or show residency to attend!  Check out our calendar below or our facebook page for programs.

Available Resources

Providing educational and entertainment opportunities for all ages. The Powell County Library is full of resources to support learning and exploration.

Library Policies

In order to establish a safe environment which promotes the enjoyment and full utilization of the library, patrons must adhere to the following rules.

Checkout Services

Library patrons are responsible for all materials checked out on their card as well as the cards of children for whom they are responsible.


Books are checked out for two weeks and can be renewed twice for a total of six weeks.


Magazines are checked out for two weeks and can be renewed twice for a total of six weeks.


DVDs are checked out for one week with no renewals.

Interlibrary Loan Books

Books received through ILL have individual due dates assigned to them by the lending library.


Patrons may check out a hotspot for use outside of the library if they are in good standing with no overdue items, fines, or fees.


Renewals may be made over the phone or online through our cataloging system.