Discovery Time On the Patio
July 2, July 9, July 16
10:00 a.m.

Tell City - In-person Discovery Time (formerly known as storytime) will be held every Friday at 10:00 a.m.

this summer on our patio located outside of our

Children's Department. 

All ages are welcome, but these Discovery Times will be geared towards those in Preschool and Kindergarten.

* All outdoor activities are subject to be cancelled due to weather.  Any cancellations will be posted as soon as possible to our Facebook Page and Website.  You can also call us at 812-547-2661 for updates.

Join us at the Perry County Public Library - Tell City for:
The Hidden Half :
Finding Women in Genealogy

Speaker: Erin Doyle

August 3rd 2021

at 6pm


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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. 

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Perry County Public Library is excited to announce

access to World Book Online.

World Book Online hosts thousands of articles, as well as hundreds of maps, videos, and other media for an immersive learning experience.

  Teacher resources, curriculum correlations, learning stands and other useful tools for educators are included across all databases.

Masks are no longer required, however, 

if 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.

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 back on the road beginning May 17th!

Tell City Public Library

Cannelton location

210 S. 8th Street

Cannelton, IN 47520


Fax:  812-547-8590


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

Thursday - Friday     1:00 - 5:00

Closed  Saturdays

Cannelton Public Library

Library Board of Trustees 2021

President - Patsy Alvey

Vice-President  -  Sarah Duke

Secretary  -  Karen Herwig

Treasurer  -  Kim Luecke

Board Member  -  Julie Harris

Board Member  -  Jayne Land

Board Member - Pati Hoskins

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 Facebook

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