We are open!
Tell City location
for limited hours
Monday - Friday 9:00 - 5:00
Saturday - 9:00 - 4:30
(the Cannelton Library is not open yet
in accordance with the Cannelton city ordinances.)
The computer lab will be open
and there will be a
firm 30 minute time limit on them.
Please limit your time inside the library building to 30 minutes, since only
20 patrons will be in the library at one time.
Patrons over the age of 2
must wear masks inside the library.
If you don't have mask we have some,
though 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
will still be 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.
Thank you for your understanding and we can't wait to see you again.
If you have a little one who has not started Kindergarten yet our
1,000 Books Before Kindergarten challenge is for them!
This challenge provides an innovative, yet fun approach to
establishing strong early
You can find this challenge on our Beanstack Tracker app
just search Perry County Library or our website perrycountylibrary.beanstack.org
If you have any questions about Beanstack or 1,000 Books
please don't hesitate to reach
out to us.
We are so excited to tell you that we have 9 weeks of fun planned for you and your family this summer with our 20/20 Envision Your Story theme! Due to restrictions, and keeping the safety of you and our staff in mind, we will not have any in library events but we do have some digital and non-digital fun planned for all ages! Here is an overview of 4 ways to join the fun. We will be making post and showing videos over the next week explaining each one so stayed tuned!
Game PIN: 0755968
Game PIN: 01805699
Hey it's Super Hero week, log in and play test your knowledge about Marvel Super Heroes
Looking for a great read
or new author?
These are some staff picks and favorites!
"Behind Closed Doors" by B.A. Paris
"The Break Down" by B.A. Paris
"The Couple Next Door" by Shari Lapena
"Room" by Emma Donoghue
"The Journal" by Deborah Moore
"Where the Crawdads Sing" by Delia Owens
"A Man Called Ove" by Fredrik Backman
"The Nightingale" by Kristin Hannah
"The Wanderer" by Sharon Creech
"Love that Dog" by Sharon Creech
Like Graphic Novels?
"The Prince & the Dressmaker" by Jen Wang
"Kid Gloves" by Lucy Knisley
Did you know your local library has thousands of ebooks and audiobooks?
You can borrow them, instantly, for free,
using just the device in your hand.
1. Fish out your library card
2. Download the Libby app from your app store, open app
3. Find your local library
4. Search, sample, borrow, enjoy!
It takes just a few taps to find and borrow a book.Libby has a ground-breaking built-in ebook reader,and an audiobook player.
If you prefer, you can send books to your Kindle for reading.
Perry County Public Library Tell City
Perry County Bookmobile
2328 Tell Street
Tell City, IN 47586
Temporary Hours for Main Branch:
Monday through Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Bookmobile is not in service at this time
Cannelton Public Library
210 S. 8th Street
Cannelton, IN 47520
Closed Temporary - Curbside Service