Hartington Public Library

Hartington Public Library, located at 106 S Broadway,mission of the Hartington Public Library is to provide lifelong education and information, to enlighten and enrich the lives of its users.

  • Welcome users of all ages to promote the love of reading and learning.
  • To keep up with our patron’s technology needs.
  • Meet the informational needs of our users, providing resources and materials in a variety of formats.
  • Be an active part of the community.
  • To provide a safe atmosphere to our patrons, especially to children.
  • All library cards for Hartington and Cedar County residents are available free of charge. Children must be 7 years of age before a library card is issued. Children between the ages of 7-14 are required to have parent or guardian signature. A one-time $40 fee will be charged to those residing outside of Cedar County.

For more information, contact Tami Anderson at (402) 254-6245 or email

Library Services

Books for all ages, large print section & DVDs
Wi-Fi service, Desktop comupters, Ipads
Libby Audito & E-book App
Public Copier & Scanner
Seasonal Computer Classes
Local Genealogy Section
Interlibrary Loan Service
Monthly Adult Book Club
Nebraska Humanities Programs

Music Monday & StoryTime
PreS-2nd Grade Library Tales Program
UNL Extension Programs, 3rd grad and up
Afterschool Game Club
Movie Afternoons
Special “Friends of the Library” Events
Winter & Summer Reading Program
Annual Friends Book Sale
Public Meeting Room
Adult Reading Lounge with Fireplace & Coffee Bar

Library Staff

Tami Anderson – Library Director
Kim Emanuel – Youth Services Librarian
Lia Meissenheimer – Library Aide
Lyndsey Hamilton – Library Aide

Library Hours

Mon–Thurs | 9 AM–6 PM
Friday | 9 AM–5 PM
Saturday | 9 AM– 1 PM

Friends of the Library

The Friends of the Library promotes and supports all aspects of the library and to provide financial support to the library.


Joan Brodersen, President
Lee Carl
Lisa Becker
Lindsey Lenhoff
Leah Weidenfeld


Joan Brodersen
Lee Carl
Lauren Kathol
Krisa Lammers
Monica Kathol
Brenda Steiner

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