About Us

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Bolivar Main Branch: The Bolivar Library is our main Library for Polk County. Along with books, movies and eBooks, we have many programs and services for children, teens, and adults. We offer programs weekly and monthly. Explore our Page-To-Page booklet, the website or come in and ask us for more information. We also offer two different meeting room spaces for any occasion. The Conference Room holds anywhere from 8-10 people and the Meeting room hold anywhere from 45 seated people or 70 standing people. We are proud to serve Polk County. Bolivar Library address and hours are: 1690 W. Broadway Bolivar, MO 65613 (417) 326-4531 Fax: (417) 326-4366 Monday, Tuesday and Thursdays: 9:00am – 8:00pm Wednesday, Friday and Saturday: 9:00am – 5:00pm Sunday: CLOSEDIMG_0081

Fair Play Branch: The Fair Play Branch Library is located near the City Hall and offers a variety of services. We not only offer books, movies, magazines and newspapers, but we also offer two different meeting rooms, one with a kitchen attached. The meeting room with the kitchen holds around 8-10 people, and the larger meeting room holds about 25 people.  We also offer free WiFi, and four patron computers with internet access. We also have a great children’s area. Fair play branch address is 104 North Elm St. Fair Play, MO 65649 (417)-654-5013, Hours: Tuesday & Thursday 10:00am-7:00pm, Wednesday, Friday, & Saturday 10:00am-5:00pm. Sunday & Monday: CLOSED. IMG_1901


Humansville Branch: The Humansville Branch Library offers books, movies, magazines and computer use with friendly service for all those in Polk County. The branch library is also able to make copies, faxes, scans and has the ability to print from any of the patron computers. We also offer free WiFi for the patrons to use on their devices or laptops. Humansville address and hours are: 101 S. Ohio, P.O. Box 201 Humansville, MO 65674 (417) 754-2455 Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturdays: 10:00am-5:00pm and  Tuesday and Thursdays: 10:00am -7:00pm Sunday: CLOSED. IMG_0072

Morrisville Branch: The Morrisville branch is a newer addition that we added in September of 2015. They offer a variety of materials including, books, magazines, newspapers, DVDs and a meeting room that holds around 25 people. We also have free wifi and two patron computers with internet access. Morrisville Address  and Hours: 5308 South Main Ave. Morrisville, MO (417)-756-2181 Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturdays: 10:00am-5:00pm and  Tuesday and Thursdays: 10:00am -7:00pm Sunday: CLOSED. 20160106_131550


  • President – LeeAnn Clark
  • Vice President – Duncan Meadows
  • Treasurer – Julian Pace
  • Secretary – Suzanne Donnell
  • Member -Kaye Eversoll

A county library is composed of five Board members that are appointed by the County Commissioners in June. Terms run four consecutive years starting the first of July. The Board consists of a President, Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary and one additional member.

The Polk County Library staff at Bolivar, Fair Play, Humansville and Morrisville are dedicated in helping the community with friendly and effective service. Whether a person or a business, we are here to help find the resources and information you need.