The Knox County Public Library is located in downtown Barbourville. The Bookmobile provides books, magazines and programs to
Daycare Centers, Schools, Nursing homes and Library customers throughout the community. For more information about the
Bookmobile contact the Bookmobile Clerk at 546-5339 Ext.3
The Library's current collection includes more than 45,000 books, and CD's for adults and
children, as well as instructional, educational, and popular entertainment Videos and DVD's. The Library also includes a number of
Magazines and Newspapers and a History and Genealogy collection.
The Library has a separate Kentucky collection as well as a separate Inspirational Fiction section.
The Library has a Community Room, which may be used free of charge by Civic groups and Non-Profit Organizations.
The Community Room has kitchen and restroom facilities available.
The Library's services also include Public Computers with Internet access and software installed for adults and children.
The Library has available for patron usage archives of our local newspaper, the Barbourville Mountain Advocate. The Library also
has, Large Print books, Reference services and children and adult programs.
For more information please call us at: (606)546-5339.