"A library is not a luxury but one of the necessities of life."  - Henry Ward Beecher

We couldn't agree more. Come visit your local library. A quiet place to study, relax, work or simply escape in a good book. It's fun, the old fashioned way.

302 Main St 


The Carbondale Community Library is a member of the Northeast Kansas Library System. It is a full service library, offering inter-library loan service, public access computers, complete with Internet connections, videos, large print books, and a photocopier and fax machine. The Library also has a Summer Reading Program for K thru 12th grade.


  • Sunday          Closed
  • Monday          12pm – 5pm
  • Tuesday         9am – 5pm
  • Wednesday   9am – 5pm
  • Thursday       12pm – 7pm
  • Friday             9am – 5pm
  • Saturday        9am – Noon

Carbondale City Library

2022 Reading Program Donors

2022 Summer Reading Program Donors