Library Update

To support efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19, all four locations of the Fort Smith Public Library will be closed through at least Monday, April 20.  For information on how to contact library staff, curbside pickup of library materials, the new digital access-only library card, and more check our Facebook page or the library website. 

 

All four locations of the Fort Smith Public Library will be closed on Friday, April 10th for Good Friday.

What We Fund

Children's books


$2.55 million has been reinvested into the Endowment since 2007 through donations, interest, and dividends.

The Endowment has provided over $735,000 to the library for projects.

  1. Built Dewey’s Café
  2. Youth Services-$45,000 for their annual budget (2016-19)
  3. Author events
  4. Parking Lot Banners
  5. Holiday Lights for the Main Library and three Branches
  6. Additions to the permanent Art Collection
  7. Assisted the library with special budget needs when needed