The mission of the Belmond Public Library is to provide access to information, technology, and services that will meet the informational, cultural, and recreational needs of all persons in our community and the surrounding area

The Library is much more than a place to check out books. The Belmond Public Library offers many services, which include:

  • Books, magazines, and videos available for checkout
  • Newspapers
  • Large print books
  • A wide selection of audio titles
  • Interlibrary loan
  • 5 computers with internet access
  • WiFi
  • Children’s programs throughout the year
  • Book clubs
  • Reader’s advisory
  • Local reference items
  • Genealogy
  • Test proctoring
  • Copying
  • Faxing
  • Conference room
  • Meeting room


Library Director: Sonya Trager
Children’s Librarian: Amy Bates
Technical Services Librarian: Dawn Barkema
Library Clerk: Irene Richards

Library Board of Trustees

Don Dye
Dave Gildner
Charlene Nelson
John Sifert
Kate Simonson
Rita Schachtner
Dianna Suntken

Belmond Public Library
440 E Main St.
Belmond, IA 50421
Phone: (641) 444-4160
Fax: (641) 444-3457

Monday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Sunday Closed

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