"A library is not a luxury but one of the necessities of life."  - Henry Ward Beecher

We couldn't agree more.  Come visit your local library.  A quiet place to study, relax, work or simply escape in a good book.  It's fun, the old fashioned way.

The Lyle Community Library provides an excellant selection of the top 10 books and reference materials for the community.  Internet service is also available.  A part-time Librarian and volunteers staff the library and Story Hour for Preschool chldren.

We have easy, juvenile, young adult, adult, romance, westers and Christina fiction.  We have cookbooks, books about gardening, quilting and history.  we have poetry, biography, art and how and why things work books.  We have magazines, books on tape, books about woodworking, books about politics and books to make you laugh.  AND ... of we don't have what you want, we can get it from SELCO and have it in your hands within a few short days.  Come and get your SELCO library card and GET READING!  Your card cn be used anywhere in Minnesota.  You are welcome five days a week!  Enjoy!

Library Hours:

  • Mondays:  9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Wednesdays:  9:00 AM- 1:00 PM
  • Fridays:  9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Summer Reading Program will be on Wednesdays and be split into two age groups.

Ages 4-6 will be from 10am to 11am., and ages 7-10 will be from 11am - 12pm starting June 12, 2023.


an open book

Open Weekly

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to get a library card?

Our librarian will be able to supply you with a new library card the same day you apply.

Are electronic books available?

No, not at this time.

Does the Library have "story time" for younger children?

We do offer "story time" for younger children!  Give us a call if the current schedule is not posted.