All Pioneerland Library System locations are closed until further notice due to the governors stay at home order. Pioneerland Library System is closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation as it unfolds. We will keep you informed of any additional changes in our operations as this situation continues.


Please do not return items to the libraries at this time. Due dates for all materials have been extended. You will not incur any fines.

Willmar Public Library Collection

  • Books: About 60,000 volumes
  • Electronic Books and Audiobooks: Overdrive and ebooks Minnesota
  • Magazines: A variety of general titles
  • Newspapers: Local, state, and national:
    • Advocate Tribune (Granite Falls and Clarkfield)
    • Appleton Press (Appleton, Holloway, and Milan)
    • Barron’s
    • Clara City Herald
    • Hutchinson Leader
    • Kerkhoven Banner
    • Lakes Area Review (New London and Spicer)
    • Litchfield Independent Review
    • McLeod County Chronicle (Glencoe)
    • Montevideo American News
    • New York Times (Sunday Edition Only)
    • Pioneer Press (Twin Cities, No Sunday Edition)
    • Raymond-Prinsburg News
    • Redwood Falls Gazette
    • Renville County Register (Olivia)
    • St. Cloud Times
    • Standard-Gazette & Messenger (Fairfax, Morgan, Gibbon, Franklin)
    • Star Tribune (Twin Cities)
    • Swift County Monitor News (Benson)
    • USA Today
    • Wall Street Journal
    • West Central Tribune (Willmar, Monday digital edition available on library computers)
  • Microfilm of the Willmar Tribune and the West Central Tribune: February 19, 1895 – June 30, 2009
  • Videocassettes/DVDs: Instructional, informational and entertainment
  • Audiocassettes/CDs: Books, poetry, lectures, foreign languages
  • CDs: A variety of music
  • Book Club Kits Book Club in a Bag (PDF)
  • Large Print Books: A wide variety of reading that is easy on the eyes
  • New Adult Reader Books
  • Spanish Language Books
  • Somali Language Books
  • Pamphlets and Maps: A select collection covering country, state, Kandiyohi County, Willmar, and local business information
  • Genealogy Materials: Heritage Searchers of Kandiyohi County house their collection in the Conference Room. Members provide assistance. Call 320-235-3162 for hours.
  • Online Periodical Indexes
  • Income Tax Information: WPL Tax Information Resources
  • Yard Games and Board Games

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