The Lewis County Public Library and Archives is a vital part of our community. More than just books, the library is a gathering place for the community and is dedicated to helping Lewis County learn, accomplish, and be inspired.
The mission of the Lewis County Public Library and Archives is to provide all residents with quality resources which will satisfy educational, occupational, cultural, and leisure time needs and interests.
To reach our mission we are guided by the following priorities:
- Being a center of lifelong learning
- Services to children
- Recreational reading
- Bridging the technology gap
- The library as a community center
- Preserving and sharing local history
- [National Finalist] Library Award for Innovation Through Adversity (2021) / Penguin Random House and American Library Association
- Heart of the Community (2021) / Hohenwald-Lewis County Chamber of Commerce
- Community Involvement Award (2018) / Hohenwald-Lewis County Chamber of Commerce
- Youth Service Award (2013) / Hohenwald-Lewis County Chamber of Commerce