Who we are

The Adams County Library is a Consolidated County Library serving Adams County, Wisconsin.  The Library was chartered to serve all residents of Adams County.  The Adams County Library is one of 54 libraries in seven counties that comprise the South Central Library System.

The Library is housed in the Adams County Community Center, 569 N. Cedar St., Adams, WI  53910.  Parking is available in a large parking lot around the building.

Hours during the Health Emergency - Starting Nov. 30, 2020

All visits to the Library for any reason require an appointment.  This is to make sure we can provide a safe environment for our visitors. 

Call 608-339-4250 to make your appointment during these hours:

  • Monday, Tuesday, Friday, open 10 am to 4:30 pm

  • Wednesday, open 10 am to 7 pm.

Show up without an appointment?  Call from the door.  If we have space, we will happily let you come in to use the Library.


SOMEDAY - we will go back to ur standard operating hours.  When that heppens, we will be open six days a week, year round.

Winter Hours:  Between Labor Day and Memorial Day, the library is open:

Mon., Tues., Wed.  9 am to 7 pm 
Thurs. 1 pm to 7 pm
Fri. 9 am to 5 pm
Sat. 10 am to 2 pm

Summer Hours:  Between Memorial Day and Labor Day, the library is open:

Mon., Wed., Fri.  9 am to 5 pm
Tues. 9 am to 7 pm
Thurs. 1 pm to 7 pm
Sat. 10 am to 2 pm

The Library is closed on New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, the Fourth of July, Labor Day, Veteran’s Day, Thanksgiving Day (Thursday-Sunday), Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day. When a holiday falls on a weekend day, the Library will be closed the day before or after that day.  Check our website for details.