New Time for Library Board Meetings

Library Board meetings will be held at 6:30 p.m. on the third Monday of the month.

"The Great American Eclipse" Saturday, August 12 at 11 a.m.

On August 21, the United States will experience a total eclipse of the sun for the first time since 1979.

Learn all about eclipses and how you can be wowed by this one at the La Valle Public Library on Saturday, August 12 at 11 a.m.

The program will be led by John Heasley, an astronomy educator with Driftless Stargazing and a Solar System Ambassador with NASA.

2016 Annual Report Highlights

The 2016 Annual Report is complete and we have put together a brochure of the years highlights and numbers.  Check it out HERE.


The Spring Election is Tuesday, April 3, 2018.  The following page will help you register to vote, know where to vote, see sample ballots for upcoming elections, and more.

My Vote Wisconsin     

The Library carries Voter Registration Applications, as well as information on registering.  If you are voting Absentee and need a copy of your photo ID, we will do that free of charge.

Tax Forms

While we do not carry forms at the Library, you can access forms and instructions here:

Wisconin Department of Revenue      Internal Revenue Service


The Library now uses MyPC, a time management software that also allows users to view computer availability and make online reservations via a computer, tablet or smartphone.

To make a reservation in advance, go to

Flipster! Read magazines online.

Access your favorite magazines through Flipster, a next-generation digital magazine service that allows people to browse the latest issues of high quality digital versions of popular magazines.

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New! Yahara Music Library

Madison has always been home to a dynamic music scene. The Yahara Music Library celebrates that fact by creating an online library of local music to share with the community. The diverse collection of music in Yahara includes established musicians and up and coming artists who play everything from rock, hip hop, classical, and more. All South Central Library System card holders can stream music from the Yahara Music Library using any web browser or download albums in multiple formats to a variety of devices.

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