Address: 500 W. Church Ave Knoxville, TN 37902 View Map
Phone: (865) 215-8750

About Us

Since 1885, the people of Knox County have been fortunate to have an impressive collection of library resources. Today, the Knox County Public Library is prouder than ever to offer more than one million books, periodicals, CDs, films, and audiobooks. From innovative programming and reference services to the latest technology, we are working hard to make your library experience more convenient and relevant than ever. With 20 facilities, it's a good time to be a library card holder.

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Knox County Public Library: The essential connection for lifelong learning and  information for every citizen.


The mission of the Knox County Public Library is to serve all residents as an educational, informational, recreational and cultural center through a wide variety of resources, services and programs.