Library Services During COVID-19

The Main Library is open for brief visits Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.  No appointment is required.  The neighborhood branch libraries remain closed.  For more information on library services impacted by COVID, click here.

Research Request

Save time and effort by letting our staff do your research.  The Fort Smith Public Library offers professional research services to help with your research and informational needs.  The fee is $20/hour with a 15-minute minimum.  Payment is for staff time, regardless of whether the search is successful.  Information will be sent digitally.  Extra fees may apply if information is printed and mailed.

If you only need to request an obituary, click here for our obituary request form.  

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