Ancestry Library Edition

is now available @ home

for a limited time.

Go to Ancestry Library Edition @ Home now ‌

Research your family tree--available from home for a

limited time during the coronavirus crisis.

Ancestry Library is available remotely to all Perry County library cardholders, courtesy of ProQuest

and its partner Ancestry. 

Federal & State Tax Forms

The State of Indiana Department of Revenue and the Federal IRS will no longer be providing

tax forms for us to distribute. 

They are encouraging all taxpayers

to file their taxes electronically. 

For Federal filing and forms please visit:

 How to File | Internal Revenue Service (

For State of Indiana filing and forms please visit:

DOR: Filing My Taxes

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We Have An APP for that!

Evergreen Indiana is now easier than ever

*Place hold requests

*See what you have out

*Search the catalog

*Check on fines

*Get information about participating libraries

*Light and dark modes

*Digital card replica

*Multi-account management

Designed for Android or iOS

Evergreen Indiana apps by kenstir

Perry County Public Library -  Tell City

Perry County Bookmobile

2328 Tell Street

Tell City, IN  47586


Fax:  812-547-3038


Hours for Main Branch:

Monday through Wednesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Thursday - Friday  9:00 - 5:30

Saturday  9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Bookmobile is currently not operating.  Please check back later for future date of service.

Cannelton location

210 S. 8th Street

Cannelton, IN 47520


Fax:  812-547-8590


Monday - Tuesday - Wednesday  1:00  -  6:00

Thursday    1:00 - 5:00

Closed Fridays & Saturdays

due to staffing shortages we are now closed on Fridays & Saturdays

Library Board of Trustees 2021

President - Patsy Alvey

Vice-President  -  Sarah Miller

Secretary  -  Karen Herwig

Treasurer  -  Kim Luecke

Board Member  -  Julie Harris

Board Member  -  Jayne Land

Currently we are taking bids for janitorial services

at our Tell City location

Here’s a link to our cleaning requirements for the bid for 2021. This would be the expectations through the end of

December 2021.


Sealed bids will be opened at the board meeting on February 3rd. Bids must be dropped off or delivered by 5:00 pm to the

Perry County Public Library

at 2328 Tell Street, Tell City, Indiana 47586.

Bid should include whether the cleaning service is bonded and information on any insurance coverages

(e.g. workmen’s comp, liability etc.)


The envelopes should addressed:


Attn: John Mundy, Bid for Cleaning Services

Perry County Public Library

2328 Tell Street

Tell City, IN 47586

We are open at the

Tell City location 

for limited hours

 Monday - Tuesday - Wednesday 9:00 - 6:00

Thursday - Friday  9:00 - 5:30

Saturday -               9:00 - 4:30

Patrons over the age of 2  are required to

wear a mask inside the library.

If you forget your mask, we have some available for free, although a goodwill donation of a $1 would be appreciated.

For those who do not wish to wear a mask 

or would prefer  to not come inside, 

curbside delivery outside our libraries is still available.

You may still request items by:​

1. Place a hold through the catalog,

2. Call us at 812-547-2661 for Tell City

or (812) 547-6028 for Cannelton

3. Email us at with the

subject line "Pickup Request."


Once we have retrieved your materials

we will give you a phone call and instructions.

Eugene and Marilyn Glick

Indiana History Center

Indianapolis, IN

We are glad to be able to offer 2 family

passes to check out to visit this exciting

history center in Indianapolis. 

Check out passes include admission for up to 2 adults and 4 children per visit.


Passes may be checked out for 3 weeks, but Holds may not be placed on them.

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