Over 72,000 books appropriate for adult, young
adult and children reading levels can be found in the collection,
consisting of popular fiction and non-fiction titles. The library
continually adds new titles to the collection and encourages suggestions
from patrons regarding popular titles they'd like to see included.
Materials which include encyclopedias, almanacs,
college catalogs, foreign language dictionaries, career information
dictionaries, health and medical resources, investment reports, vehicle
repair manuals, antique and collectible guides and poetry indexes.
Local and State Information
The library has the Nevada Room which is staffed
by an individual able to assist patrons. Resources include complete
collections of local newspapers, Nevada Revised Statutes, Humboldt County
Code, Winnemucca Municipal Code and a complete collection of books,
periodicals and maps pertaining to the state. One of the unique features
found in the Nevada Room is the "Local Newspaper Indexing
Project" which consists of a comprehensive automated index that can be
used in searching for information that has appeared in local newspapers.
IRS tax forms and instruction booklets for
personal income tax filing are available. Forms are available in a
reproducible format or limited forms and booklets are available for
distribution at tax season. Photocopies are available at .15 cents per
Magazines and Newspapers
Over 200 major magazines and newspapers are
subscribed to including the Reno Gazette Journal, Humboldt Sun, Idaho Statesman,
Wall Street Journal, USA Today and Sunday edition of
the New York Times.
Video and Audio Materials
A large selection of educational, instructional
and cultural videocassettes/DVDs for adults and children are available as
well as a nice selection of popular fiction and non-fiction titles in audio
Foreign Language Materials
A wide range of materials are available in many
formats including storybooks for young children.
Other Available Services
Interlibrary loan, a Meeting room, public
typewriter, photocopier, Young Adult and Children’s Programming.
The library encourages patrons
to ask the staff for help when in need of assistance. You're welcome to
call in your questions at (775) 623-6388 or (775) 623-6389 if you can't
make it to the library. We're here to help you.