Library Update

The Main Library is now open for brief visits, Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.  Appointments are required, and not all library resources are available.  Click here to request an appointment.  For more information on library reopening, including appointments, due dates, overdue fees, and new services such as curbside pickup and digital access-only library cards, click here.

Research Request

Save time and effort by letting our staff do your research.  The Fort Smith Public Library offers professional research services to help with your research and informational needs.  The fee is $20/hour with a 15-minute minimum.  Payment is for staff time, regardless of whether the search is successful.  Information will be sent digitally.  Extra fees may apply if information is printed and mailed.

If you only need to request an obituary, click here for our obituary request form.  

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