About Mid-Columbia Libraries

Mid-Columbia Libraries' 12 branch libraries, bookmobile, and outreach teams provide quality library services to the nearly 200,000 residents of Benton, Franklin, and parts of Adams Counties.


We enhance quality of life by providing excellence in books and services for our residents and communities.

Strategic Plan

Our strategic plan guides library operations and services through 2018.

Board of Trustees

Mid-Columbia Libraries is governed by a seven-member Board of Trustees appointed jointly by the Benton and Franklin County Commissioners.

Join our Team

Mid-Columbia Libraries is seeking employees who love working with people; will provide proactive, welcoming, 21st-century library service; embrace change and continual service improvement; are solution-oriented; are excellent communicators and like to have fun.