Perry County Public Library -  Tell City

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

Perry County Bookmobile

2328 Tell Street

Tell City, IN 47586



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

It's Here!
Our Annual Book Sale

at the Tell City Main Library 

We have books galore! 
Come join us on
August 14  -  9:00 - 4:30
for great bargains on the authors you love.

If you are a Friends of the Library member, you may shop on
August 13 -  4:00 - 5:30. 
Don't have a membership?  Join today, pickup your application at the front desk. Membership pricing is $5.00@ year for individuals, $10 @ year for family,
or $100 for Lifetime

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.

At the present time masks are voluntary,

but please watch this site or our Facebook page

in the event the county decides to

make a mask mandate. 

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.

History of Tea:
History, Brewing, and Tasting

Join us at the Perry County Public Library-Tell City for:

History of Tea:

History, Brewing, and Tasting


Speaker: Erin Doyle

September 14th 2021


Sign up at the library!

Max 15 People

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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. 


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.

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

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