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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

At the January 2, 2018 Organizational Meeting of the Scott County Board of Supervisors, the board elected a new chair and vice-chair. The new chair is Tony Knobbe. The new vice-chair is Ken Beck. agenda, packet, minutes
Posted: January 2, 2018
Please be reminded consumer fireworks are only permitted between the hours of 10:00pm on December 31 to 12:30am on January 1. Please be a good neighbor. See the full ordinance (PDF) .
Posted: December 27, 2017
The Scott County Board of Supervisors will be conducting a ribbon cutting ceremony to recognize the completion of the Scott County Juvenile Diversion Programs space. The ceremony will take place at 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday October 31, 2017 at 500 W 4th Street, the east side of the building.
Posted: October 25, 2017