Welcome to Roosevelt County Library

Let's make our community a better place!

Welcome!

Our Mission

The mission of the Roosevelt County Library System is to provide free and convenient access to the world of ideas, information and the creative experience to all people in the area served by the Library and to all people using the Library.

Monthly Book Club

If you're interested in joining, call or come by to talk to Janet. We meet the second Thursday at 6:30 p.m. of every month.


This month's book:   

Crescent

 BY: Diana Abu-Jaber

Thank You

Whether you help through monetary donations, volunteering your time, or spreading our mission through word-of-mouth, thank you. We couldn't accomplish our goals without the help of supporters like you. 

What's New

General Information

Bring your library card with you each time in order to check out items or for priority us of the public computers. 


Loan Periods

Books -- limit of 50 for 28 days 

High Demand Books -- limit of 2 for 14 days

Audio books -- limit of 5 for 14 days

DVDs -- limit of 2 for 7 days

Magazines -- limit of 5 for 7 days


All items can be renewed twice either in person, over the phone or online.


Over Due Materials


Over due fines are .10 cents a day with a maximum amount of $5.00 per item. No charges accrue on days that the library is closed. Patrons with fines of $5.00 or more will have their privileges suspended.


Patrons will be mailed a total of three noticed when material is overdue. The third notice will include billing for the replacement cost of the material plus overdue fines. The patron's library privileges will be suspended until the overdue material is returned, or paid for in full. If not paid in full, these patrons will be deleted from the system after three months. In order to be reinstated, all charges must be paid in addition of a $5.00 reinstatement fee.


Damage Charges


Our staff checks all materials for damages when they are checked back in. Please let us know when accidents happen. We ask that you do not attempt to repair torn pages, etc. as we have special materials used for mending. Some items are damaged enough to be notified by mail. You will be charged for damage or replacement costs, if warranted, the occurred while the item was checked out to you. Patrons have thirty days from the date of notification to come in and view the damaged item(s). After that time the item(s) will be cleaned, repaired or replaced. 

 

Getting A Library Card

  

Persons 18 years or older applying for a library card are required to show a recent photo ID and proof of current mailing address. We will also ask for your full name, mailing address, phone number, and email address.

 
 

Examples of acceptable photo ID:

  • Valid driver's license
  • Tribal ID
  • Valid US passport
  • Valid US Military ID
  • Valid school ID
  • Valid employee/contractor ID card issued by a local,      state, tribal or US government agency

Examples of acceptable proof of address:

  • Current utility or telephone bill
  • Checkbook or savings account statement
  • Recent postmarked item of mail with name and address
  • Valid fishing/hunting license with current address
  • Insurance or vehicle registration
  • Current tax statement
  • Voter registration card

Student Patrons

Persons under the age of 18 years old who wish to apply for a library card will need to have a parent or legal guardian come in and apply with them as a cosigner. The cosigner must either have a library card in good standing OR show a current ID and proof of address. We will require the student's full name, mailing address, phone number, email address, and date of birth. 

 
 

The cosigner is ultimately responsible for any and all charges accrued on the student's card. Both the student's card and cosigner's library privileges will be revoked if either account falls into arrears. 

 
 

By signing up for a library card you are agreeing to abide by all library rules and policies. 

Reserves/Holds

 You may place a reserve or hold on any time currently checked out. We will notify you by your preferred contact method once your material is available. We hold items for one week before it is put back out for the general public. 

Inter-Library Loans

 

Inter-Library loans are a free service we off to patrons in the event we do not have something you are looking for. Ask a library about getting your item from an other library. ILLs are available to those patrons whose account is not on new-patron status and if all fees are paid.


There is a $5.00 charge on per item for any ILLs not picked up.

Programs

 

Playtime Pals
During the school year we offer story time the first and third Wednesday of each month starting at 10:30am. There will be one or two stories along with activities or a project.
Book Club
Our book club is free to the public for adults from 18 years old and up. They meet the second Thursday of the month from September to June at 6:30pm.


Summer Reading Program
Every summer we have a summer reading program open to children enter 1st - 7th grade. 

Other Services

 

Montana Shared Catalog
The library is a member of the Montana Shared Catalog. This allows patrons to search the online card catalog from their homes, see what items are checked out and when they are due, renew items, and place holds on materials.
https://mtsc.ent.sirsi.net/client/en_US/RCL-MAIN
MontanaLibrary2Go
We are a member of MontanaLibrary2Go which offered downloadable ebooks and audiobooks. Titles are available for download in multiple formats to accomodate various devices. You will need the 14-digit number found on your library card to check items out.
https://montana.overdrive.com/

 
Montana Talking Books
This service is available free through the Montana State Library for visually impaired persons. The digital cartridges and players are provided at no cost to the barrows and includes return postage. Application forms for this service can be found at their web site or at the library.

http://tbl.msl.mt.gov

Contact Us

Find out more ways to help!

There are so many ways to support our mission. Contact us to find out more about volunteer opportunities, fundraising events, and ways to get our message to your friends and family.

Roosevelt County Library

220 2nd Avenue South, Wolf Point, Montana 59201, United States

(406) 653-2411

Hours

WiFi accessible during business hours.

We are closed on all government holidays.


BRANCHES

Culbertson Library

PH: (406) 787-5275

P.O. Box 415

Broadway 

Culbertson, MT 59218

Open Monday, Tuesday & Thursday

11:00 - 5:00


Froid Library

PH: (406) 766-2492

101 2nd St N

Froid, MT 59226

Open Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday 11:00-5:00

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