Wellsville City Library

02/20/2013 3:32 PM

Wellsville City Library

115 W. 6th St.
P.O. Box 517
Wellsville, KS 66092

Phone:  (785)-883-2870

Fax:  (785)-883-2880


Library Hours:

Mon., Tues., Wed., Thurs. & Fri. 9:00-6:00 pm

Sat.  9:00-1:00 pm, Closed on Sundays.

The Library reserves the right to close due to bad weather.

Please call to verify the library is open if bad weather conditions exist.

Summer Library Programs

06/12/2020 10:51 AM


Although it’s going to look a little different this year, we are so excited to announce our Summer Programming.


Click here to Register for our Children’s, Teen’s, or Adult Summer Programs.

This is very important in order for us to have an accurate count of participants.


On the Double, Double Toil and Scrub-able!!!

05/27/2020 1:59 PM

The Library is keen,

But dust & dirt are sometimes seen.

So the Library needs to be clean,

Yes, scrubbed to a beautiful sheen.

If you feel you’re the one to make it shine,

Stop by the library anytime,

Grab the info. and help us out of this rhyme.



The Wellsville City Library is accepting offers for contract cleaning of the library.

Call 785-883-2870.  You can stop by the library for

details, or print, read, sign, and drop off the 3 documents below.



Cleaning check-off list

Request for Cleaning Services

Cleaning contractor requirements

Part-Time Position Open

05/27/2020 12:33 PM



The Wellsville City Library will be taking applications for


Part-Time Librarian Assistant starting now until the position is filled.



If interested you can review the part-time librarian’s job description and application.



Applications may be submitted to:




Dropped off at the library


Mailed to Wellsville City Library, PO Box 517, Wellsville, KS 66092



You also may call the library @ 785-883-2870 and ask for Becky.

Reopening Plan for Wellsville City Library

05/26/2020 1:12 PM

Here is a list of library services available as of May 26, 2020


The Library building is now open 9 am-5 pm weekdays and 9 am-12 pm Saturdays.

The Library will close at 5:00 pm for cleaning of facilities.

The outside 24-Hour Book Drop is to be used for all returned items.

Curbside service is still available by appointment.

Currently, there is no Inter-Library Loan services available. (Dates yet to be determined.)

Limited number of people are allowed in the library at one time.  (No more than 15 including staff.) (Appointments can be made for inside services.)

Social distancing is suggested.

Water fountain is NOT available!!

Computers are available by appointment only and for limited amount of time.

Computer users must sit at least 6 feet apart.

Copies, faxes and scans performed by staff only.

No book, DVD, or magazine donations accepted at this time.

Check with staff about meeting room usage.

The library does not provide P.P.E (Personal Protective Equipment) for patrons.

Facial coverings are suggested but not required.

Patrons enter at their own risk.

The Library is not responsible for personal safety, contamination, or the spreading of illnesses.

Friends of the Library Foundation

05/16/2020 11:03 AM



The Friends of the Library Foundation offers various Elizabeth Layton items for sale.

Take a look at the Friends tab on the library’s website.



Hoopla Bonus Borrows Extended Through May 31st

05/16/2020 11:00 AM

Hoopla has extended the availability of the hoopla Bonus Borrows collection through May 31!  Bonus Borrows do not count against your monthly borrowing limit.  Browse the collection today @ https://www.hoopladigital.com/.

Life Changes…Today, Tomorrow, and Always!

05/16/2020 10:48 AM



“As the World Turns”  came on everyday at my Grandmother’s house for years.

The world is ever turning and changing, as your world changes, turn to the library for help.

If you find yourself in a situation and have time please check out the

Learning Express Library offered by the State Library of Kansas.

This offers online help for college admissions test preparation, tutorials, eBooks,

computer skills, languages, career preparation, a job & career accelerator, and more.


The State Library of Kansas is a fantastic

website that offers a vast opportunities for free.  Examples include history & genealogy,

Skill Builders, Business & Technology, Health, Stats & Government,  Talking Books, and so much more.


Re-Opening Action Plan Details

05/4/2020 5:36 PM

The Wellsville City Library has set forth a Re-Opening Action Plan.

To see the plan in full detail click here.

Please read in full!

This goes into affect May 5, 2020.

Thank you for using safety while visiting the library.

We plan to use a strict guideline for protecting you and the library during this time.

Please be patient with us as we are on this new route.





05/4/2020 4:51 PM

The Wellsville City Library is pleased to announce that the book drop is now open!!!


You can return your library items to the book drop!




Starting May 5, 2020 the Wellsville City Library will offer curbside services only by appointment. We will offer pick up times 9:15-5:00 Monday through Friday, and 9:15-12:30 on Saturday to allow staff to perform extra cleaning services.  The library will only accept returned items in the book drop.  WE WILL NOT ACCEPT ITEM DONATIONS AT THIS TIME DUE TO HEALTH CONCERNS AND HANDLING OF MATERIALS.


We ask that you call (785-883-2870) or email (wclibrary@wellsvillelibrary.org) the library to schedule your appointment to pick up items from the library.



April Library Board Meeting

04/9/2020 12:56 PM

The April library board meeting will be held via zoom due to the health and safety of all.

Here is the link to the meeting.


The meeting will start Monday  April 13, 2020 at 7:00 pm.

If you join the meeting and  use inappropriate language or are hostile you will not be allowed to continue.

Thank you for being a safe member of the community and caring about the interests of the library.


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