Webb City Public Library

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We will be returning to our normal hours MWFSa 9 AM to 5 PM and TTh 8 AM to 8 PM. The following rules still apply:

All materials being returned are to be placed in the book drop located on the northeast corner of the building.

No more than 30 people are to be inside the building at one time.

No one may linger, they must check out their materials and leave.

Computers are to be used for business use only. No gaming, social media, or video watching will be allowed. Time limits will be enforced if there is a wait.

The Jasper County/Joplin area must go two weeks without any new cases before we can start relaxing our restrictions.

Jake Johnson
Library Director


Mission Statement

The Webb City Public Library serves as a learning center for all residents of our community.  The library offers user-friendly state-of-the-art access to information and a wide variety of materials to assist students and independent learners.  The library encourages lifelong learning and is a place for personal development and discovery, which empowers every citizen in our community.

Library Cards

To obtain a FREE card you must live in or own property within the City Limits of Webb City. If you do not meet these requirements we charge $25 a year. You must have the following to obtain a Webb City Public Library Card: Drivers License or Photo ID; Proof of current address if not on Drivers License or Photo ID; Be 16 years of age or older or have a parent or legal gaurdian come with you to sign the application.

We offer 2 types of library cards
1) Adult: Age 16 or over with a checkout limit of 12 items
2) Juvenile: Under 16 with a checkout limit of 12 items
To obtain a library card you will have to come into the library so we can get your account set up. However, you can now fill out most of the application out online by clicking HERE. If you use this method please let staff know so we can pull up the account.

Fees & Charges

Non-Resident Fee- $25.00 per year

Computer printouts and copies- $0.10 per page

Fax Services- Sending $1.00 first page, $0.10 each additional page; Receiving $0.10 per page

Unless the fees are substantial we cannot accept any bills larger than $20.

Also, we accept cash, check, or credit card.

Contact Us

101 S Liberty St, Webb City MO 64870.

Phone: (417) 673- 4326

Fax: (417) 673- 5703

Email: info@webbcitylibrary.org

Hours: MWFSa 9 AM to 5:00 PM; TTh 8 AM to 8 PM; closed Sunday.

The Webb City Area Genealogical Society located on the 3rd floor will be closed until further notice.