Baker County Library District

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Services

Everything we do for you, inside the library or out

Circulation Services

Equipment Checkout

  • Check out a bike lock
  • Ask at desk about
    • decibel meters
    • digital projector
    • family passes for area museums
    • GPS devices
    • headphones (in-library use only)
    • overhead projector
    • portable bluetooth speakers (2 sizes -- large for groups/parties, small for presentations)
    • portable turntable
    • reading glasses (in-library use only)
    • telescopes
  • Coming Soon!
    • digital scanner for slides
    • disc golf equipment
      • disc sets
      • portable targets
    • GoPro Hero3 video camera
    • lawn & park games
    • portable DVD players
    • smart phone accessories
      • microscope
      • thermal camera
    • solar chargers
    • tablet computers for kids

Youth and Teen Services

We have a dedicated Teen Room at the main library in Baker City with a robust Young Adult collection including fiction, graphic novels and manga. 

Reference, Computer & General Assistance

Front desk library staff are available to help with general tasks. For more in-depth research assistance, please contact us to schedule an appointment. 

One-on-one tutorials for computer assistance (up to 30 min.) may also be scheduled with our in-house IT expert. Call 541-523-6419.

Information resources for computer use

Outreach Activities

Every other week our intrepid Bookmobile travels to off-the-beaten path areas of Baker County including Keating, Unity, Durkee, Oxbow, and more. We also visit assisted-living centers in Baker City.

The Library's Collection

Our collection is huge, numbering over 160,000 volumes of books, magazines, music CDs, movies and documentary films, newspapers, historical photographs, and more.  Our downloadable catalog, Library2Go, has another 50,000 items including e-books and audiobooks.

Community Spaces in the Library

Our Riverside Meeting Room is wonderful location to host our library special programs. It is also reservable for community use. Please review our Meeting Room Policy