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County Library

County Library

Scott County Authorized Agencies are recognized non-profit agencies receiving County funding and following the county's required budgeting requirements.

If interested in budget appropriations, please contact the Scott County Administration Office.


County Library
Tricia Kane, Director

200 North Sixth Ave.
Eldridge, IA 52748

563-285-4794
http://www.scottcountylibrary.org


LIBRARY BOARD

In summary, chapter 336.8 of the Code of Iowa states that the Library Board trustees have the following powers:

  1. To have charge and supervision of County library buildings and directing and controlling all affairs.
  2. To employ a librarian, assistants and employees as necessary and fix their compensation.
  3. To remove librarian, assistants or employees by a two-thirds vote.
  4. To select and purchase books, pamphlets, magazines, periodicals, papers, maps, journals, furniture, fixtures, stationery and supplies.
  5. To authorize the use of libraries by school corporations or nonresidents.
  6. To make, adopt, amend, modify and repeal bylaws, rules and regulations for the care, use and management of library.

News & Notices

Scott County has recently installed seven wheelchair charging stations in various locations to make its facilities even more accessible for visitors in battery-powered wheelchairs or scooters. The charging stations have been installed at the Scott County Courthouse, Scott County Administrative...
Posted: October 11, 2019
Remembrance of Glen Erickson Many current Scott County employees and elected officials did not know or have the opportunity to work with Glen Erickson. But even though Glen retired in 2001 the influence of his leadership at Scott County still can be felt. Glen placed a high value on dedicated...
Posted: October 1, 2019
To check the pulse of our citizens, Bi-State Regional Commission is conducting an online survey about the Quad Cities transportation – roads, transit buses, trails, sidewalks, and air and water travel. The survey will ask public opinion on area congestion, mobility demands, and general ease of...
Posted: September 6, 2019