Colby Community Library

Hours
Mon. 9 am - 5 pm
Tue. Noon - 7 pm
Wed. 9 am - 5 pm
Thurs. Noon - 7 pm
Fri. 9 am - 5 pm
Sat & Sun Closed
*Open Saturdays June-August 9 am – 12 pm

Colby Community Library

Hours
Mon. 9 am – 5 pm
Tue. Noon – 7 pm
Wed. 9 am – 5 pm
Thurs. Noon – 7 pm
Fri. 9 am – 5 pm
Sat & Sun Closed
*Open Saturdays June-August 9 am – 12 pm

Welcome to the CCL!

Public safety details for library services…

SOCKTOBER: Donate New Socks

SOCKTOBER: Donate New Socks

Donate new socks for men, women and children during October. Socks will be distributed in Central Wisconsin to veterans groups, homeless and domestic aid shelters. Socktober is a Colby Community Library service project.  

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Charcoal Expressions Art Class Nov. 11

Charcoal Expressions Art Class Nov. 11

Friends of the Colby Community Library (CCL) are hosting Charcoal Expressions on Friday, November 11 at 6:00 p.m. Class held in CCL’s Community Room. Snacks & beverages welcome. Cost of the class is $35. Registration starts on Monday, October...

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Adult Craft & Hobby Nights: Every 3rd Friday

Adult Craft & Hobby Nights: Every 3rd Friday

Join us for Adult Craft & Hobby night! Every 3rd Friday of the month. In the RCU Community Room of the Colby Community Library. Doors open at 4:00 p.m. until ? Snacks and beverages are welcome. Come and enjoy great camaraderie while you work on...

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“A Rainbow of Books” Story Time Fridays

“A Rainbow of Books” Story Time Fridays

Friday mornings at 10 a.m. Colby Community Library Presents: “A Rainbow of Books” Story Time Who:  Children ages 2-5 (and adults) What:  CCL Story Time When:  Friday at 10:00-10:30 a.m. Where:  Colby Community Library,505 W. Spence Street Please be...

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Use the Digital Library

Resources included with your library card…

Meet Libby: Digital Library App

Download ebooks and audiobookos from the Wisconsin Digital Library to your smart devices free with your library card. 

Ancestry Library Edition

Start searching billions of records and discover your family’s story. Use this resource in the library with a personal device or public computer.

Gale Courses

Professional and personal enrichment online courses. Taught by experts in their field 12x per year.

NoveList Plus

A reader’s advisory database recommendations, author biographies, articles and lists for fiction and nonfiction books.

Get Better Internet

Help Wisconsin get better internet. 3 clicks. No questions. It’s that easy. Test your home internet.

Meet Libby: Digital Library App

Download ebooks and audiobookos from the Wisconsin Digital Library to your smart devices free with your library card. 

Ancestry Library Edition

Start searching billions of records and discover your family’s story. Use this resource in the library with a personal device or public computer.

Gale Courses

Professional and personal enrichment online courses. Taught by experts in their field 12x per year.

NoveList plus

NoveList Plus

A reader’s advisory database recommendations, author biographies, articles and lists for fiction and nonfiction books.
Internet Speed Test.

Get Better Internet

Help Wisconsin get better internet. 3 clicks. No questions. It’s that easy. Test your home internet.

Colby High School Yearbook Collection

Looking for an old friend or a picture from your highschool days?

The CLL has digitized yearbooks from 1923 through the current year. Follow the link to explore or give us a call if you’d like to donate a year to help us complete our collection.

2020 Annual Report
Libraries Are for Everyone

2021 annual report data.

Community Service Projects

Maddie Day
MADD Day
Dog Days of Summer
Boredom Buster Bags

Library Love!

67,837 physical items & 3,708 digital items checked out by Colby Community Library lovers!

Programs & Activities

2,034 Attended Programs
7,533 Take & Make Activity Kits Enjoyed

Colby Community Library
505 West Spence Street
Colby, WI 54421

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 318
Colby, WI 54421-0318

PHONE: 715-223-2000
FAX: 715-223-8178

 

Hours
Mon. 9 am - 5 pm
Tue. Noon - 7 pm
Wed. 9 am - 5 pm
Thurs. Noon - 7 pm
Fri. 9 am - 5 pm
Sat & Sun Closed
*Open Saturdays June-August 9 am – 12 pm